Informations, hours and admission fee

The exhibition will be closed from November 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.

We also offer guided tours of the exhibition for groups. On special request we also offer guided tours outside the opening hours. For contact please use the form under contacts.

The exhibition is located at Trachselwald Castle in the former remand prison of the Bernese district of Trachselwald. The prison from the Middle Ages and modern times can be visited in the donjon.

The visit of the exhibition is free of charge, but we ask for your support.


The exhibition panels and audio texts are in High German and partly in Swiss German. Translations in French and English are available and can be accessed online using QR codes (free WLAN in the exhibition rooms).