Outside view of the Pavilion at dusk
Brunch table laid in the Pavilion with a view over Bern
Table laid in white in the Tapis Rouge self-service restaurant

Event location Pavilion

Celebrate in the stylish glass building


The gem 316 meters above Bern

In the truest sense of the word, it is the high point in and around Bern: The Gurten Pavilion is unpretentious and fully glazed. When you stand on the terrace and look over Bern, the Central Plateau and the Alps, there is only one expression that can apply to this view: breathtaking.

The unique location

Are you looking for an exceptional location for your event? Now you've found one. The Pavilion offers plenty of scope for all kinds of attractive events with the best view over the city of Bern. The Pavilion is ideal for company events for up to 1,000 people or for weddings and large family gatherings.

You can find more pictures of the Pavilion here.

Aperitif: 800 people
Round tables:
200 people
Long rows of tables: 480 people
Seminar:  200 people*
Theater: 400 people**

* From 101 people, catering in separate premises

** From 251 people, catering in separate premises

CHF 4,000*

* This room rent is fixed.

Basic data

L x W x H: 19.7 x 25.5 x 4.1 m
Room height: Beam: 3.30 m, ceiling: 4.10 m, glass height: 4.20 m
Main usable area: 550 m2, can be divided into 170 m2 aperitif and 360 m2 room
Kitchen / cloakroom:     65 m2 each
Floor structure: Steel composite construction
Supports: x17, 92 mm, fully nickel-plated
Roof support structure:  Steel construction, weight: 48 tonnes
Facade:   40 tonnes, glass
Floor:  Terrazzo, slip resistance R10, 40 tonnes
Heating:   Underfloor
Building services: Controlled ventilation via monobloc skylights, natural air conditioning without AC
Summer thermal insulation: Outer curtains
Roof cover:     grating

Audio technology

JBL CRV ceiling loudspeaker + Control 26C, divided into 6 zones

  • Suitable for background sound and announcements
  • For bigger events and live presentations, etc. an additional sound system is required. 2 Sennheiser EM300 G3 wireless microphones with hand-held transmitter (SKM-300-865)
  • 1 Tascam CD-200i CD player, including USB slot + iPod4 docking station
  • 1 Alesis Multimix 10 rack mixer with Bluetooth interface
  • 1 XLR audio connection socket, outside, east (Gurten funicular top station)

Light technology

  • 20 LED spotlights
  • 1 iPad to control the spotlights

Video technology

  • 2 Aufpro screens (fixed installation), 300 x 188 cm, motorized
  • 2 Panasonic projectors (fixed installation), 16:10, PT-EZ770, WUXGA, 6500 ANSI
  • 2 Panasonic Digital-Link terminal panels, VGA- + HDMI-Input


  • 1 mobile stage with carpet and step 2.44 x 1.83 m, height 40 cm (free)
  • 9 stage elements, each 1 x 2 m, height: 40 cm (total 3 x 6 m) (charge applies)


  • Round tables (Ø 152 cm)
  • Long tables for 6 people (175 x 75 cm)
  • Lectern
  • High table


  • Personalized LED signage on the east side of the pavilion
  • Use of our technical equipment is only possible under supervision of a member of staff of the Gurten – Park im Grünen. Technician billed according to expense.


No, the Gurten – Park im Grünen has exclusive catering rights on the Gurten. External caterers cannot be brought in.

Yes, we can create a package for you including food and beverages, a supporting program and tickets for the Gurten funicular and parking.

Our event team is at your disposal from Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please make an appointment with us in advance. You can contact us here.

3D tour through the event location

360° tour with survey tool

Getting here

The easiest way to find us. There are parking spaces right next to the Gurtenbahn funicular valley station.


A diagram with an overview of how best to get to the Gurten. By public transportation or car, the Gurten is ideally located.