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A Hidden gem near the Nydeggbrucke

Near the Nydeggbrucke is this small, historical church. Go down a small flight of stairs, and then... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Woodridge, Illinois
Pretty Church next to Nydegg Bridge

We made the trip to Bern from Zurich as a day trip. From the banks of the river, you can take a... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Houston, Texas
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5 days ago
“A Hidden gem near the Nydeggbrucke”
7 Jul 2018
“Pretty Church next to Nydegg Bridge”
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Near the Nydeggbrucke is this small, historical church. Go down a small flight of stairs, and then you'll find a monument to Duke Zahringen, with a bear! The reliefs on the main doors are lovely. The inside of the church is quite simple. The area...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

We made the trip to Bern from Zurich as a day trip. From the banks of the river, you can take a photo of the Nydegg Church and the Nydegg Bridge.

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Swiss churches are beautiful and this one ain't exception. A smaller one located near to old town, worth visit if you have spare time..

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

It is an old architecture piece in Bern with interesting history. Worthy to visit but it was closed during my visit.

Thank Christy W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Normally i don't go to church but my friend recommend to go with him and that was best experience ... must go

Thank bahuballi
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Its very beautiful church in Bern near old city and its a must visit in Bern. Swiss churches are always beautiful

Thank Alok K
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Just walking around an just came across this very quite neighborhood reformed church. We stopped in and was very happy we did, well worth a visit.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 24 February 2016

In 1190 Duke Berchtold V von Zähringen had built the castle Nydegg. After the extinction of the House of Zähringen, it came under the control of the city and was razed in 1268/70 by the inhabitants of Berne, after it became a free city. It...More

1  Thank amreltouny
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is a church of the Reformed tradition with a small chapel but of great historical importance to the city of Bern. It is situated at the eastern edge of the old city, next to the bridge and the bear pit. When I was there,...More

2  Thank 2travelhonies
Reviewed 10 March 2015

The Nydegg Church sits on the grounds where Duke Berchthold of Zahringen founded the city of Bern in 1191. Legend states that Berchtold would name the city after the first animal he killed during a hunting expedition, hence the name Bern, or Bear in German....More

1  Thank Michael H
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