Guided tours and workshops

Guided tours and workshops

Public guided tours

Each last Sunday of the month from 11 – 12 am with curator Adrian v. Steiger
24 November, 29 December, 26 January, 23 February, 29 March und 26 April
Fee: Ticket for the museum + voluntary contribution
No reservation needed
In German with English translation

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 Bildung und Kultur.

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 experiments on copies of Roman cornua

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