Federal Palace of Switzerland

Bern, Switzerland

The Federal Palace (Bundeshaus) in Bern houses the Swiss Federal Assembly (legislature) and the Federal Council (executive). It has a total length of more than 300 metres consisting of a central assembly building and two wings housing government departments and a library. The building was designed by the architect Hans Wilhelm Auer and constructed between 1894 and 1902.

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Bundesplatz 3, Bern, Switzerland
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Founded: 1902
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Switzerland

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thomas st (15 months ago)
Beautiful scenery, great views of the city. Inside everything is rather slow and inefficient however..
Mattia (15 months ago)
Very beautifull, the people inside are very crazy though. 1 star would vote in different politicians next time.
Leon Tobler (15 months ago)
wonderful place, so amazing that you can be that close to a countries politics
anand verma (2 years ago)
Awesome monument to visit. The view of the Alps is breathtaking
anand verma (2 years ago)
Awesome monument to visit. The view of the Alps is breathtaking ?
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