Bern Cathedral

Bern Cathedral

This is the city's most impressive late-Gothic building. The three-aisled basilica towers above the roofs of the Old Town. The building was started in 1421. The vantage point of this masterpiece is located 344 steps above the entrance in the...more

Cathedral of the Assumption

Cathedral of the Assumption

The cathedral is a fitting symbol of the episcopal city of Chur. Somewhat plain from the outside, it impresses with its magnificent interior. more

Son Martegn church – bearing testimony to the Baroque period

Son Martegn...

The present-day church – the sole example of the influence of Italian...more

Castle and Collegiate Church

Castle and...

An architectural group whose construction began in the 12th century. The...more

Bern Cathedral

This is the city's most impressive late-Gothic building. The three-aisled basilica towers above the roofs of the Old Town. The building was started in 1421. The vantage point of this masterpiece is located 344 steps above the entrance in the 100-meter-high cathedral spire (highest cathedral tower of Switzerland). One prominent feature is the portal, on which the depiction of the last judgment may be admired.

The Bern Münster Cathedral of St. Vincent is the most impressive late-Gothic building in the city and the largest and most important late medieval church in Switzerland. The three-aisled basilica without a transept towers above the roofs of the old town.

Cathedral of the Assumption

The cathedral is a fitting symbol of the episcopal city of Chur. Somewhat plain from the outside, it impresses with its magnificent interior.

The cathedral is a fitting symbol of the episcopal city of Chur. Somewhat plain from the outside, it impresses with its magnificent interior.

Son Martegn church – bearing testimony to the Baroque period

The present-day church – the sole example of the influence of Italian baroque architecture north of the Alps – was consecrated in 1677. It is the third sacred building on this site and dominates the village of Savognin with its mighty frontage. Built in the shape of a Greek cross, it has a low dome covered with painted frescoes.

Castle and Collegiate Church

An architectural group whose construction began in the 12th century. The castle is now the regional government headquarters. There is a pretty cloister and a magnificent view from the Esplanade of the Collegiate Church.

These architectural buildings date back to the 12th century, the Château now being the seat of local government. Beautiful cloisters and magnificent view from Esplanade de la Collégiale.