Bärengraben (bear pits)

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Berne’s mascot is the bear, which the city’s founder, Duke Berchtold V von Zähringen, named the city after the first animal caught there. Bears appear on Berne’s coat of arms and can also be seen at the Bear Pits.


Our address

Address:
Grosser Muristalden 6, 3006 Bern
Bus 12 (stop: Bärengraben)
Telephone (031) 357 15 25
Website www.baerenpark-bern.ch/
    Open 8am–5pm daily

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