23.11.2023 - 29.12.2023 Berner Sternenmarkt (Star Market Bern)

It may be the youngest of Bern’s Christmas Markets, but the Star Market is already just as popular as the others. The festive little Christmas town never fails to enchant its visitors with its culinary delights and the infamous sea of lights.

  • Opening hours
    Berner Sternenmarkt (Star Market)
    Kleine Schanze
    23 November (from 5 p.m.) to 29 December, 2023
    Mon–Sat 11:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
    Sun 11:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
    Closed on 25 December
    Until 10 p.m. on 29 December

Follow the scent of mulled wine and fondue and find yourself in the middle of the charming Star Market on the Kleine Schanze, where you can visit the numerous decorated huts with their culinary surprises, warming drinks and festive goods and enjoy the wonderful view of the Parliament Building and the Marzili public pool beyond it. When the weather is good, you can see all the way to the snow-capped Alps!

Added bonus: You can go to the Star Market as often as you want and still find something new each time – the vendors at the stalls change every week. In addition to great Christmas shopping opportunities, there are also lots of different activities for visitors of all ages. This Christmas market is the perfect destination for a family excursion!

  • Tipp

    There are plenty more festive activities in Bern! You can find everything you need to know about Bern’s Christmas Markets here.