Opening hours and admission fees
Opening hours of the museum and Pavillon Café
Tuesday to Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm
Opening hours during Easter and Pentecost
Holy Thursday, 06th April 2023, open
Good Friday, 07th April 2023, open
Holy Saturday, 08th April 2023, open
Easter Sunday, 09th April 2023, open
Easter Monday, 10th April 2023, open
Labour Day, 1st May 2023, closed (Monday)
Ascension Day, 18th May 2023, open
Whit Saturday, 27th May 2023, open
Whit Sunday, 28th May 2023, open
Whit Monday, 29th May 2023, open
Children aged 6-15 years
Groups (at least 10 persons)
Students and OAPs
Swiss Museum Pass / Museums-Pass-Musées / Museum of Communication Club / Children under 6 years of age / Swiss Travel Pass / Teachers preparing course material / Raiffeisen: with EC, Mastercard, VISA, Maestro / Culture GA / Journalists / Swisscom and Swiss Post employees
Refugees holding Permits F, N or S
Schools* with bookings, supervised by at least one teacher can avail of free admission.
Schools* without bookings pay CHF 5.00/student.
*Applies to nursery school, primary school and stage I and II secondary schools as well as supervised (integration) projects, e.g. for unemployed individuals or asylum seekers
Museum Card for tourists
Receive free admission 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 from the Tourist Information Office at the main train station.
With the exception of assistance dogs, animals are not allowed in the museum.