Swiss Alpine Museum


Eine Aussenansicht des Museums ALPS
Foto: Georg Aerni

Opening hours

ALPS Swiss Alpine Museum
Monday: closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am - 5 pm
Special opening hours


Total admission (regular): CHF 18.–
Bivouac room only: CHF 6.–
Lost property office for souvenirs: CHF 6.–
Price reductions

Contact us

ALPS - Alpine Museum of Switzerland
Helvetiaplatz 4, 3005 Bern
+41 31 350 04 40

Restaurant las alps
Helvetiaplatz 4
3005 Bern
+41 31 331 22 22
We are happy to take table reservations by telephone.

Restaurant opening hours

Monday: 09.30 –14.00 hrs
Tuesday to Friday: 09.30 –17.00
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 – 17.00

Summer Break July 22 – August 4, 2024
During this time, we will not be serving lunch menus. Coffee, cake, ice cream, and drinks will still be available.

Getting here

Public transport
From the train station take Tram 6 (destination Worb Dorf), Tram 7 (destination Ostring), or Tram 8 (destination Saali) and get off at Helvetiaplatz

People with disabilities
The Swiss Alpine Museum is generally accessible for wheelchair users. Please contact our reception desk for more information about planning your visit, tel. 031 350 04 41 or
The only dogs permitted in the exhibitions are guide dogs. You can, however, bring your dog into the restaurant.


A complete tour of the exhibition "Heimat. Tracing the story of Mitholz" can take around two hours. For shorter visits, an individual selection can be made from the exhibition content. The main texts are translated into French and English. Ukrainian and Italian translations are available at reception.

Restaurant Las Alps