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Cathedral Tours

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© Picture: Bern Tourismus

The largest late medieval church

Registration

Please note that people who have registered have priority: or 031 312 04 62. 

Meeting place
Information desk in the cathedral

Cost
Fr. 5.00

More about

Discover the Cathedral

Find out why the Mayor of Zurich is in hell and why the women’s benches did not have a backrest.

Times

  • 14.15
  • 16.30

Language

German

The bells up close tour

Guided tour of the lower belfry with fascinating stories about the bells and the «clapper catchers».

Times

  • 11.15
  • 12.45
  • 15.00
  • 16.30

Languages

German, French and English

Reformation and Iconoclasm at the Münster

What was the impact of the Reformation and the iconoclasm of 1528 at Bern’s Cathedral?

Times

  • 11.15
  • 12.00
  • 12.45
  • 15.00

Language

German

The Isaiah window and dance macabre window

Two fascinating and meaningful windows.

Times

  • 11.15
  • 15.00
  • 16.30

Language

German

The 12 doors

Bern’s Cathedral special doors (childbed, midwives and the mayor’s door).

Times

  • 12.45
  • 15.45

Language

German

Minster monsters

Discover the ghoulish gargoyles on Bern’s Cathedral and find out more about their function and meaning (bring your binoculars!).

Times

  • 12.00
  • 14.15
  • 15.45

Language

German

Hasefritz and Mattenedi

Children’s tour of the bells with tales of the adventures of Hasefritz and his friends.

Times

  • 12.00
  • 14.15
  • 15.45

Language

Swiss-German

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