Events and Calendar

Guided tour

Date 22.02.2017 17:00 - 18:00
Location Burgerbibliothek of Berne
Description

You are welcome to visit the recently renovated building on a guided tour.

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Public lecture by guest professor Juan Gabriel Vásquez

  Public lecture by guest professor Juan Gabriel Vásquez
Date 28.02.2017 18:00 - 20:00
Location Burgerbibliothek of Berne, Hallersaal
Description

This spring semester, Juan Gabriel Vásquez is the "Friedrich Dürrenmatt guest professor for world literature" at the University of Berne. The Colombia-born translater and writer will hold his inaugural lecture at the Burgerbibliothek of Berne. Prof. Oliver Lubrich will present him in an introductory conversation asking him questions regarding his creative work and his projects in Berne (reading of the Spanish original and the German translation, conversation in English).

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Museums Night 2017

  Museums Night 2017
Date 17.03.2017 18:00 - 00:00
Location Burgerbibliothek of Berne
Description

Peter Kohlenmunk, Vreneli, Ueli & Co. – They will all appear at the Museums Night 2017 at the Burgerbibliothek of Berne. The Bernese film director Franz Schnyder (1910–1993) paid a wonderful cinematic tribute to these literary figures from the fairy tale «The Cold Heart» by Wilhelm Hauff and from the great novels by Jeremias Gotthelf, «Ueli der Knecht» and «Ueli der Pächter». Discover the historical origins of these movies and the life and work of Franz Schnyder in an exhibition at Münstergasse 63 on 17 March 2017 as of 18:00 hrs!

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Guided tour

Date 05.04.2017 17:00 - 18:00
Location Burgerbibliothek of Berne
Description

You are welcome to visit the recently renovated building on a guided tour.

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Guided tour

Date 02.05.2017 17:00 - 18:00
Location Burgerbibliothek of Berne
Description

You are welcome to visit the recently renovated building on a guided tour.

More information and pre-sale