Historisches Museum Bern
Schweizerisches Alpines Museum
The Swiss Alpine Museum hosts special exhibitions; its permanent collection of relief maps and Alpine mountaineering exhibits are kept...
Museum für Kommunikation
Bern's Communications Museum houses items such as antique phones and stamps as well as an entertaining historical retrospective on...
The Natural History Museum near Helvetiaplatz features the famous moth-eaten and taxidermied remains of Barry, a 19th-century St Bernard...
Inside this graffiti-covered domed building in Marzili is another counter-cultural centre, with lots of trance, rap and some gay evenings.
Terrasse & Casa
Dubbed ‘Bern’s Riviera’, this twinset of eateries enjoys a blissful Aare-side setting. Terrasse is a glass shoebox with wooden decking...
Helvetiaplatz 5 · interesting places nearby
Historisches Museum Bern information
Tapestries, diptychs and other treasures vividly illustrate Bernese history from the Stone Age to the 20th century in this marvellous castle-like edifice, the best of several museums surrounding Helvetiaplatz. The highlight for many is the second floor, devoted to a superb permanent exhibition on Einstein.