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The Child Eater Fountain, Kindlifresserbrunnen, is a stupefying 16th century sculpture by Hans Gieng.
The Child Eater Fountain, Kindlifresserbrunnen, is a stupefying 16th century sculpture by Hans Gieng. It depicts an ogre devouring a child, while 4 other kids precariously hang from the sack bag in his right hand. The frieze around the pedestal's base depicts armed bears going to war, including a piper and a drummer.
Gelbes Quartier, Bern, Switzerland
The Zytglogge is a landmark tower built in 1218-'20 as a gate in the city walls
The Burgerbibliothek of Berne is a public library which has the illustrated copy of the Berner Schilling, the chronicle of Diebold Schilling the Elder of Berne which covers the history of the Old Swiss Confederacy up to the Burgundian Wars
Einsteinhaus is the flat on Kramgasse where Albert Einstein lived from 1903 to 1905 while working at the Bern patent office
The Herrengasse is a short but important street in Old City Bern, connecting the Münsterplatz to the Casinoplatz
The Bern Minster is the tallest cathedral in Switzerland, with a height of 100
The Bundeshaus (Federal Palace) is the seat Swiss Federal Assembly and Federal Council
The Stadtgalerie showcases contemporary art works
The Swiss Alpine Museum is dedicated to the Swiss mountain range, covering all aspects including geology, glaciology, flora and fauna, cartography, folklore, tourism, and winter sports