City of fountains

Bern

Bern: A1 Felsenauviadukt direction Vaud

Bern: A1 Felsenauviadukt direction Vaud

Bern: Bärenplatz, Stadt

Bern: Bärenplatz, Stadt

Bern: Altstadt - Kramgasse

Bern: Altstadt - Kramgasse

Bern: A1 Wankdorf dir. Thun

Bern: A1 Wankdorf dir. Thun

Bern: Sky View 1

Bern: Sky View 1

Bern: A1 Wankdorf dir. Grauholz

Bern: A1 Wankdorf dir. Grauholz

Bern: A1 Grauholz direction Zurich

Bern: A1 Grauholz direction Zurich

Bern: Schloss Bümpliz

Bern: Schloss Bümpliz

Bern: A1 Neufeld - Wankdorf

Bern: A1 Neufeld - Wankdorf

Bern: A1 Wankdorf Nord direction Lausanne

Bern: A1 Wankdorf Nord direction Lausanne

Bern: Kirchenfeld

Bern: Kirchenfeld

Bern: A6 Wankdorf Nord direction Grauholz

Bern: A6 Wankdorf Nord direction Grauholz

Bern: A1 Neufeld dir Forsthaus

Bern: A1 Neufeld dir Forsthaus

Bern: A6 Ostring direction Wankdorf

Bern: A6 Ostring direction Wankdorf

Bern

Bern

Bern: Nydeggkirche

Bern: Nydeggkirche

Bern: Bärecam

Bern: Bärecam

Bern: Altstadt - Münstergasse

Bern: Altstadt - Münstergasse

Bern: Livespotting - Best Western Hotel

Bern: Livespotting - Best Western Hotel

Whether shopping, sightseeing or simply out for a stroll, you’re sure to come across many of the Old Town’s eleven historic fountains.

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These impressive structures with their colourful sculpted figures are proof of the prosperity of the community in the Middle Ages. Up to a hundred years ago, people would gather at them to gossip; today their crystal-clear water offers welcome refreshment to locals and visitors alike.

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