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Nydegg Church (Nydeggkirche)

Nydeggasse 2, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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Gorgeous stunning

Its very beautiful church in Bern near old city and its a must visit in Bern. Swiss churches are... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Alok K
via mobile
An other find in Bern.

Just walking around an just came across this very quite neighborhood reformed church. We stopped... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
Gary C
Seattle, Washington
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
24 Aug 2016
“Gorgeous stunning ”
18 May 2016
“An other find in Bern. ”
Nydeggasse 2, Bern 3011, Switzerland

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Its very beautiful church in Bern near old city and its a must visit in Bern. Swiss churches are always beautiful

Thank Alok K
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Just walking around an just came across this very quite neighborhood reformed church. We stopped in and was very happy we did, well worth a visit.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 24 February 2016

In 1190 Duke Berchtold V von Zähringen had built the castle Nydegg. After the extinction of the House of Zähringen, it came under the control of the city and was razed in 1268/70 by the inhabitants of Berne, after it became a free city. It...More

1  Thank amreltouny
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This is a church of the Reformed tradition with a small chapel but of great historical importance to the city of Bern. It is situated at the eastern edge of the old city, next to the bridge and the bear pit. When I was there,...More

2  Thank 2travelhonies
Reviewed 10 March 2015

The Nydegg Church sits on the grounds where Duke Berchthold of Zahringen founded the city of Bern in 1191. Legend states that Berchtold would name the city after the first animal he killed during a hunting expedition, hence the name Bern, or Bear in German....More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 12 November 2014

in the oldest part of town near the bear pits - about 800 years old. The Nydegg quarter is said to be the site where Duke Berchthold of Zähringen hat originally founded the city in the 12th century

Thank Englisberg
Reviewed 16 May 2012

great place to have a quiet moment and join for Sunday evening prayer. It's a nice church, great prayer types on offer. I find the ones on Sunday evening particularly tempting.

1  Thank CIQ99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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