Construction tours - from may 2024

Experience the development of the new festival hall

Take a look behind the scenes of the "Neue Festhalle" construction project and find out about the planned rooms. The old Festhalle was a venue for a wide variety of events for over 70 years and the new congress centre, the foyer and the Festhalle in the new building complex will also make history. And you can experience and visit the start at first hand.


When and where?

  • From May 2024 on Thursdays between 16:30 and 18:00
  • Twice a week from March 2025
  • Individual requests are always possible


  • Individuals (min. 5 people): CHF 25.00 / person
  • Groups of up to 10 people:  CHF 220.00 / group
  • Groups of 11 to 25 people:  CHF 450.00 / group 
  • Larger groups on request

Good to know

  • Construction site helmet and safety waistcoat are provided
  • Non-alcoholic drinks are included
  • Language is German, French and English also possible on request
  • Guided tours last around 1.5 hours, if there are more than 25 people, the group will be split up
  • The guided tours take place in all weathers. Please adapt your clothing and footwear accordingly
  • Bookings are binding. No-shows (cancellations at least 24 hours before the start) will be charged for the tour
  • Offer valid for adults and children aged 12 and over (accompanied by an adult)
  • Individual guided tours in combination with banquet, seminars, SCB or YB match possible


Would you like to enjoy a delicious aperitif before or after the tour, book a meeting room or organise the tour after your event?

We will be happy to advise you individually: | 0041 31 340 12 00

Arrival & meeting point

We will welcome you at the BERNEXPO exhibition entrance and recommend that you travel by public transport.

We look forward to seeing you!

BERNEXPO | Mingerstrasse 6 | 3014 Bern | | | +41 31 340 12 00 2