Cappella Santa Maria degli Angeli

The Santa Maria degli Angeli chapel, designed by the world famous architect Mario Botta, is a marvel of contemporary architecture, with paintings by Enzo Cucchi. The chapel, built from 1992 to 1994, is dedicated to Santa Maria degli Angeli, and boasts innovative features in terms of religious... more

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Robert Walser Square

Biel does not end at the station square. The thoroughfare above the station has been extended through the station passage. Robert Walser Square,... more

Robert Walser Square
Lucerne Railroad Station

Lucerne Railroad Station

After the fire of 1971 the whole station area was newly built. Quite unique is the transparent entrance hall with the interesting roof, designed by... more

Cappella Santa Maria degli Angeli

The Santa Maria degli Angeli chapel, designed by the world famous architect Mario Botta, is a marvel of contemporary architecture, with paintings by Enzo Cucchi. The chapel, built from 1992 to 1994, is dedicated to Santa Maria degli Angeli, and boasts innovative features in terms of religious building design.

Robert Walser Square

Biel does not end at the station square. The thoroughfare above the station has been extended through the station passage. Robert Walser Square, opened in 2002, thereby provides access to the lake and to Nidau. The square is structured with strict rows of ash trees and surrounded by important buildings, such as the large Coop Centre, the Communication Centre, the commercial trade school and the Residenz au Lac.

Robert Walser Square in Biel provides access to the lake and to Nidau.

Lucerne Railroad Station

After the fire of 1971 the whole station area was newly built. Quite unique is the transparent entrance hall with the interesting roof, designed by the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava. The main portal of the old train station is today a gate on Station Square.