Bundesplatz, Bern

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The Bundesplatz (literally: the "Federal Square") is the Government Plaza in Bern, the capital city of Switzerland. It is situated in the Old City of Bern, the medieval city center of Bern. It is part of the Innere Neustadt which was built during the second expansion in 1255 to 1260, though the plaza was not built until much later. It is located in front of the Bundeshaus, the Swiss Parliament Building, and it is part of the UNESCO Cultural World Heritage Site that encompasses the Old City.
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  • I walked around here during my visit to Bern in December 2019. You can get a lot of nice photos here. During the evening there was an ice skating rink and it was fairly active. I would include...  more »
  • This is the place that the foreign dignitaries are often photographed when visiting Berne, just outside the Bundeshaus. The Swiss Bank HQ is nearby.  more »

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