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Frutigen Tropical House

Experience the wonderful greenery

At the foot of the Bernese Alps, there’s a paradise waiting to be discovered – the Frutigen Tropical House. The Alpine water, the fish farm and the tropical gardens – a harmonious trio under one roof, as well as a triply innovative energy concept.

Opening times Today (Wednesday) open

Opening times, tropical garden

Tue–Sun 09.00–23.00 hours
Closed Monday, except bank holiday


Tue–Sun 09.00–18.00 hours (last admission: 17.00 hours)

Opening times, restaurant

Tue–Sun 09.00–23.00 hours
Closed Monday, except bank holiday

Official holidays

24 and 25 December 2017 and from 8 to 18 January 2018


Subject to change without prior notice

Rates RailAway combined offer: 10% reduction

Included in the offer price 

  • Return rail travel (10% discount)
  • Day ticket, Frutigen Tropical House (10% discount)

 Buy your reduced-price tickets at the departure station 

  • With the Junior / Grandchild travelcard: 4.60; GA travelcard: CHF 16.20
  • Students/OASI/IV: CHF 2.60 Concession

Public transport ticket is valid for three days (1 day within the Passepartout fare network).

Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


Group visits

  • An audio guide in three languages leads visitors through the exhibition and tropical garden
  • Individually curated themed tours and entertainments bookable (in several languages)
  • The Frutigen Tropical House is particularly geared towards children. The discovery tours teach little ones all about tropical pets, exotic fruits and plants once used by wizards and witches.

Catering & conferences

Banqueting options in a tropical ambience for up to 130 people. New conference rooms for groups.

Barrier-free access

The site and all exhibitions are fully wheelchair-accessible.


The Tropical House has two charging stations for electric vehicles.

Weather & webcam Today: partly cloudy, sleet -2/1°

Day Weather Temperature
Today partly cloudy, sleet -2/1°
Tomorrow light snowfall -3/-1°
Friday partly cloudy -4/-2°
Saturday partly cloudy -5/-1°
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