Information about the Corona virus

The Museum and Café Pavillon are CLOSED until further notice. Furthermore, all events and guided tours of the museum are cancelled until April 30th.

The safety of visitors and employees is our top priority. The museum management is in contact with the authorities and continuously evaluates the situation. We will inform on our social media and here on our website as soon as the situation changes.

Further information on the corona virus can be found at




  1. Information

Opening hours for the museum & the Café Pavillon

Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm

Easter 2020

friday, 10 aprilGood Fridayopen
sunday, 12 aprilEasteropen
monday, 13 aprilEaster Mondayopen

Opening hours philately

14.10.2019 – 11.11.2019 closed due to renovation works

25.11.2019 – 21.02.2020 closed due to the exhibition «Gezeichnet 2019»

Museum Card for tourists

Receive free entry to every museum in the city of Bern with the Museum Card!

Museum Card for 24 hours: CHF 28.00
Museum Card for 48 hours: CHF 35.00

The Museum Card is available in the Tourist Information at the main station and at the BearPark as well as in our online shop.



CHF 15

Children 6-15 years of age     

CHF  5

Groups (at least 10 persons)

CHF 10

Students and OAP's

CHF 10

Family Card (valid for 1 year for
6 persons, max. 2 adults)
CHF 75



Swiss Museum Passport
Club Museum for communication
Children under 6 years of age
Teachers preparing course material
Raiffeisen: with EC, Mastercard, VISA, Maestro
Swisscom and Swiss Post employees



Registered School groups* supervised by min. one teacher enjoy free admission.
Not registered school groups* pay CHF 5.00/student. 


*Valid for nursery school, primary school and stage I and II secondary school groups as well as supervised (integration) projects, e.g. for unemployed individuals or asylum seekers