It is possible to hire exclusive use of spaces at Dampfzentrale Bern, taking into account the venue’s cultural programme. The unique architecture and special character of the spaces makes them ideal for a wide variety of events and gatherings.

Important information on hiring

Hire period
9 am to 12 am Other times by arrangement only.

Technical equipment
Any work involving setting up, dismantling and using technical equipment belonging to Dampfzentrale Bern must be discussed in advance with the Technical Manager of Dampfzentrale Bern. The hiring party shall be obliged to pay for all services provided by technicians and any additional material required.

Drinks can be purchased from the Foyer Bar at Dampfzentrale Bern. The minimum spend in this case is CHF 2,000.

Catering services at Dampfzentrale Bern will be provided exclusively by Restaurant Dampfzentrale. The restaurant will be more than happy to put together an offer that suits your needs.


Take a look at the event spaces at Dampfzentrale Bern. Here are a few images of the foyer, Kesselhaus and Turbinensaal, incl. their respective capacity levels.

Further high-resolution images can be found here.


Capacity: 200 persons
Technical Plan Foyer


Capacity: 350 persons
Technical Plan Kesselhaus


Capacity of the grandstand: 380 persons seated
Technical Plan Turbinensaal


Rent requests
Selina Hauswirth
+41 (0)31 310 05 40


Thierry Biolley
Technical Manager
+41 (0)31 310 05 46


Julia Wolf
Foyer Bar Manager


Restaurant Dampfzentrale
+41 (0)31 312 33 00