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The fountain operates daily between 11.00 and 23.00.

No fountain
– Before 14.00 on Tuesdays and Saturdays (market days).
– During certain events and for maintenance work.
– For certain major events requiring installation and dismantling work. This may include the day before and after the event concerned.
– In case of winter temperatures.
– During the winter shutdown (2nd November until the start of spring).

*The fountain may be turned off for brief periods (see below, under "Events").

Events in Federal Square:

October – November

*12.10.2020, whole day
Rendezvous in Federal Square

13.10.2020 – 1.11.2020, from 5 pm in each case
Rendezvous in Federal Square

*31.10.20, whole day

Kundgebung VPOD – Arbeitsbedingungen im Gesundheitswesen

From 02.11.2020, all-day
winter shutdown, with reinauguration in spring 2021.


The Construction Department of the City of Bern will be pleased to supply information.

Tiefbauamt der Stadt Bern
Bundesgasse 38
3001 Bern

+41 31 321 64 75 (German)



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