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Nydegg Church (Nydeggkirche)

Nydeggasse 2, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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Pretty Church next to Nydegg Bridge

We made the trip to Bern from Zurich as a day trip. From the banks of the river, you can take a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PandaHouston
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Houston, Texas
Small one..

Swiss churches are beautiful and this one ain't exception. A smaller one located near to old town... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Umang A
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2 weeks ago
“Pretty Church next to Nydegg Bridge”
4 weeks ago
“Small one..”
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Nydeggasse 2, Bern 3011, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made the trip to Bern from Zurich as a day trip. From the banks of the river, you can take a photo of the Nydegg Church and the Nydegg Bridge.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Swiss churches are beautiful and this one ain't exception. A smaller one located near to old town, worth visit if you have spare time..

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

It is an old architecture piece in Bern with interesting history. Worthy to visit but it was closed during my visit.

Thank Christy W
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Normally i don't go to church but my friend recommend to go with him and that was best experience ... must go

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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
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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.

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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

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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

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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
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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

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