Guided tours and workshops

Guided tours and workshops

Public guided tours

The last Sunday of each month:
CANCELLED Sun 25 October 13:00: The special exhibition Fresh Wind
CANCELLED Sun 29 November 11:00 a.m.: Family tour Special wind instruments
Sun 27 December 11:00 a.m.: Our show collection in the basement, family tour
Sun 31 January 11:00 a.m.
Sun 28 February 11:00 a.m.
Sun 28 March 11:00 a.m.

Private guided tours and workshops

for groups, bands and school classes can be booked any time.
Adrian v. Steiger, +41 31 311 01 37 (voice mail), mail@klingendes-museum-bern.ch
Bernese school classes get traveling costs paid by the program Kultur und Schule.

Guided tour

Duration: 1 hour, plus playing the instruments at the end
Max. 30 persons
Price by arrangement
In German, English, French or Italian
Special topics on request (e.g. alphorn, instrument manufactories, concentration on certain instruments)
The tours also visit the otherwise closed study collection.
You can arrange your guided tour to include an apéro.

Workshop

Duration: 2 hours approx.
15–25 persons
Price by arrangement

A Workshop consists of

  • A guided tour (see above)
  • Playing the instruments with instruction
  • Search and research tasks, appropriate to the age
First tryouts on wind instruments
First tryouts on wind instruments

Guided tours and workshops visit also the subbasement: The Study Collection of over 1000 instruments, exhibited by instrument families and their history.