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Swiss playwright and painter Friedrich Dürrenmatt lived from 1942 to 1946 as a student in the Dürrenmatt-Mansarde, his parents' attic on the Laubeggstrasse.
Swiss playwright and painter Friedrich Dürrenmatt lived from 1942 to 1946 as a student in the Dürrenmatt-Mansarde, his parents' attic on the Laubeggstrasse. The murals he painted here were later painted over and forgotten till the early '90s, after which they were uncovered and restored.
Laubeggstrasse, Bern, Switzerland
The Swiss Brand Museum is dedicated to renowned Swiss brands, from everyday products such Birchermuesli and Nestle to electronics and Swatch watches
Nydeggbrücke is a 19th century arch bridge over the Aare River, connecting the Weisses Quartier of the Old City to the new part around Bärengraben
The oldest bridge on the Aare in Bern, the Untertorbrücke dates back to the 15th century
The bear has been the symbol of Bern since the 12th century, and the Barengraben (Bear Pit) the bank of the Aare River has a sleuth of these furry mammals
The Paul Klee Centre is dedicated to Swiss-German artist Paul Klee, whose various works were influenced by different movements such as Expressionism, Cubism, Futurism, Surrealism, and Abstraction
The Gerechtigkeitsgasse is a major street in Bern lined with 16th century buildings
The Gerechtigkeitsbrunnen is a 16th century fountain with a life-size statue of Lady Justice, standing blindfolded with scales in her left hand and a sword in her right hand
The Junkerngasse is a street in the Old City of Bern that leads to the Münster from the heart of the Aare peninsula