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Bern Sights

Heiliggeistkirche (Church of the Holy Ghost)

  • Spitalg. 44 Map It
  • City Center
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 09/15/2012

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Built in the shadow of the huge Christoffelturm on the site of a disused monastery hospital, this Baroque church, laid out like a Huguenot temple, turned out to be a survivor as town walls, houses, gates, and fountains crashed down around it to create today's busy transport hub. Serenity does still reign within, where natural light floods the green sandstone supporting a magnificent vaulted stucco ceiling.

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Spitalg. 44, Bern, Bern, 3011, Switzerland

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tues. and Wed. 11–6:30, Thurs. 11–8:30, Fri. 11–4:30.

Updated 09/15/2012


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