Life at the University of Bern

Past and Future Events Organized by PLEP Students

16 March 2018



Once a year all the museums in Bern can be visited with one ticket. The museums are open late and many hold special exhibits and late-night bars. For more information see here.

3 December 2017


Ice Skating

Winter will be welcomed with ice skating at Kunsteisbahn Weyermannshaus. Entrance is 6CHF, shoe rental is 7CHF. We will meet there at 12pm.

27 November 2017


Zwiebelmarkt (Zibelemärit) @10am

Zweibelmarkt (Onion Market) is a traditional festival in Bern with lots of Christmas stands, kinds running around throwing confetti and of course LOTS of onions. Truly a spectacle, the festival begins before dawn at 5am. True Bernese will be drinking a mulled wine at 6am, but seeing as we’re students we’ll meet at 10am at the Trainstation.

19-22 October 2017


shnit International Film Festival (PLAYGROUND BERN)

shnit Film Festival is a great international film festival with international films. All "Open" films have subtitles in German and English.

15 OCTOBER 2017


Zentrum Paul Klee

The Zentrum Paul Klee is a museum dedicated to the artist Paul Klee, located in Bern, Switzerland and designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano. Entrance is 10CHF, we will meet there at 10.30am.