Pile Dwellings around the Alps

The series of “Prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps“ comprises a selection of 111 of the almost 1,000 known archaeological pile dwelling stations in the six countries surrounding the Alps. (Switzerland, Germany, Austria, France, Italy and Slovenia). Of these, 56 are discovered in Switzerland.

City Park Biel

Large park with lawns and a playground. The bandstand was restored as part of a comprehensive facelift of the park, and on many a summer evening the Biel Symphony Orchestra gives a concert in this pavilion.

Old Arsenal Museum

The imposing Alte Zeughaus (old armory) shapes Solothurn’s cityscape since a good 400 years and, as historic building as well as museum, is certainly worth a visit.

The imposing Alte Zeughaus (old armory) shapes Solothurn’s cityscape since a good 400 years and, as historic building as well as museum, is certainly worth a visit.

Bern – City of fountains and the public water supply

In Bern there are more than 100 fountains, eleven of which still retain their original appearance.

In Bern there are more than 100 fountains, eleven of which still retain their original appearance.