Federal Building (Bundeshaus), Bern
(4.4/5 based on 440 reviews on the web)
Home to the Swiss national government, Federal Building (Bundeshaus) provides rich historical and architectural delights. The grand structure was completed in 1902 and has become an iconic part of the city's cityscape. In addition to enjoying views of the building itself, you can visit its rear terrace for a superb vista of the Alps. Complimentary guided tours are also available when parliament is not in session. A tour gives you access to the building's ornate interior, steeped in symbolism, where a guide will discuss the history of the parliament and the workings of the Swiss governmental system. Arrange to visit Federal Building (Bundeshaus) and other attractions in Bern using our Bern vacation generator.
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  • You should visit once the enclosure in the heart of Swiss politics and its history. I found it very interesting. more at night there is a show impressive light and sound.
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  • ... that the Swiss Parliament building can be visited? Sign up for a guided tour in German, French, English and Spanish. Sign up online or in the government building. 
  • If you cannot miss the Federal Palace in Bern. Imposing, beautiful. It is possible to visit on certain days of the month. For children: hilarious le fontanelle on the square
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  • There was a cool light show at night. Not sure how often they do it.
  • The federal parlement. A nice federal building, worth a visit. The garden is also nice with water fauntains
  • Try to visit the Palais Fédéral! It's a very interesting place with many chambers and rooms. Outside, the place is beautiful.
  • Go for the free tour. There are many interstings stories inside that builduing!
  • Very beautiful building with nice ambience and interiors heritage could not see much inside as reached late