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Things to see at Bern:
A bucket list of the top sights at Bern, ordered by popularity.
1. Berna
2. Berner Munster
3. Zytglogge
4. Bundeshaus
5. Heiliggeistkirche
6. Bundesplatz
7. Clock Tower
8. Kirchenfeldbrucke
9. Kramgasse
10. Casinoplatz
11. Barenplatz
12. Kafigturm
13. Junkerngasse
14. Palais federal
15. Nydeggkirche
16. Einstein Haus
17. Schwellenmatteli
18. Swiss National Bank
19. Bern Railway Station
20. Spitalgasse
21. Schweizerische Nationalbank
22. Bern - Rathaus
23. Gerechtigkeitsgasse
24. Kornhausbrucke
25. Bern/Switzerland
26. Swiss Parliament
27. Bahnhofplatz
28. Stadttheater Bern
29. Matte
30. Nydeggstalden
31. Postgasse
32. Berna - Suiza
33. Bernmobil
34. Buskers Bern
35. Bundesgasse
36. Matte Bern

The city of Bern or Berne (German: Bern, pronounced [bɛrn]; French: Berne [bɛʁn]; Italian: Berna [ˈbɛrna]; Romansh: Berna  [ˈbɛrnɐ] ; Bernese German: Bärn [b̥æːrn]) is the de facto capital of Switzerland, referred to by the Swiss as their (e.g. in German) Bundesstadt, or "federal city". With a population of 140,634 (November 2015), Bern is the fifth most populous city in Switzerland. The Bern agglomeration, which includes 36 municipalities, had a population of 406,900 in 2014. The metropolitan area had a population of 660,000 in 2000. Bern is also the capital of the Canton of Bern, the second most populous of Switzerland's cantons.

The official language of Bern is (the Swiss variety of Standard) German, but the main spoken language is the Alemannic Swiss German dialect called Bernese German.

In 1983 the historic old town in the centre of Bern became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bern is ranked among the world’s top ten cities for the best quality of life (2010).

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Alternative titles "bern"
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