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Address: Spitalgasse 44, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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The church is quite normal if compared with the Münster for example. Another important detail is that the external part is covered due to reparations since months. Right now... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 September 2015
Vagner L
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived to early, so we did some site seeing and then returned to find a service being held. That was even better. It was nice to just sit back and enjoy.

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Istanbul
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

The moment you enter the church, you feel the holyness. It is always great to visit this church in your Bern visit

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Bern, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

To me it is the most beautiful baroque building in Bern. It is really worth a visit! Especially the art exhibitions.

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Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

The church is quite normal if compared with the Münster for example. Another important detail is that the external part is covered due to reparations since months. Right now (Sep/2015) it is not really worthy the walk, unless you take the chance to visit it in one of your already planed city tours.

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Berns most impressive Barock church, just being cleared of its scaffolding lovely, proud, clean, prominent. Worth a glimpse...

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Münchenbuchsee, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2013

The pretty ceiling of this baroque church reminds me of a colorful wedding cake. Worth a quick look since it is steps from the main train station, and on the way to the Old City of Bern. Different from most churches here, the organ is in front of the congregation. At the moment, there are Friday afternoon organ concerts, though... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

I was surprised to see and hear Christians outside the church building preaching to and inviting tourists and locals a like. Great courage!

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Thank WoodlandsSingapore
Mossel Bay, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2012

The Heiliggeistkirche or Church of the Holy Ghost was completed in 1729. It is easy to find next to Bern's main train station. I loved the baroque interior with sandstone columns, free-standing pulpit and beautiful pastel ceiling.

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