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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 (1st November until the start of spring).

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


Events in Federal Square:
June – August 

*14.06.2019, whole day

Kinderwagen Umzug

15. and 16.06.2019, whole day
33rd Swiss Women’s Race, Bern

*22.06.2019, 7.00 – 16.00


No liability accepted for accuracy of listings.


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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