The Bern Historical Museum is one of the most important historical museums in Switzerland. Objects such as the hydria of Grächwil, the Burgundy tapestries and the Königsfelden diptych are world-famous. 

The history, archaeology and ethnography collections include around 500,000 objects from the Stone Age to the present day from cultures all around the world. There is also the unique Einstein Museum as well as temporary exhibitions to discover.