A Social Story for your visit to the Dampfzentrale can be found here.

Advance booking

As of 2022, tickets can be purchased directly on our website without service or additional fees.
Chargeable telephone orders via 0900 320 320 (CHF 1.00/min.).

Wheelchair users

Wheelchair users, please contact us by e-mail at kasse@dampfzentrale.ch so that we can reserve an appropriate seat. Persons accompanying people with disabilities do not pay admission.


At Dampfzentrale Bern you decide for yourself how much culture is worth to you. You can choose between three price categories: the aficionados’ price for patrons and culture buffs, the lower price for small budgets, and the normal price for everything in between.

U18 (for standing concerts only with reservation at kasse@dampfzentrale.ch): CHF 10.-

Box office

The box office opens one hour before shows.


Discount for dance and theatre artists (only for dance events with proof) and Dampfzentrale / Schlachthaus Theater / Rex cinema association members are available at the box office for our own regular events. Please contact us at kasse@dampfzentrale.ch.

Kulturlegi card holders pay CHF 15.- for our events (box office only, reservations not possible).

Free entrance with the Kultur-GA (only with reservation via kasse@dampfzentrale.ch).

People with Permit S, N or F receive free admission to regular events. The free tickets can be picked up at the box office upon presentation of this ID.

It is not recommended for children under the age of four to attend events at Dampfzentrale.


HKB students receive ten free admissions per semester. The offer is valid for regular events organized by the Dampfzentrale itself (no club or “guest” such as AUAWIRLEBEN or STEPS). Free tickets are only available upon presentation of a valid BFHcard at the box office, provided the event is not sold out. Reservations are not possible.


Gift vouchers for CHF 20.- / Fr. 50.- / Fr. 100.- are available at the box office and are valid for all our own events.

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