Advance booking

Buy your ticket conveniently from home via

Wheelchair users, please contact us by e-mail at so that we can reserve an appropriate seat. Persons accompanying people with disabilities do not pay admission.
A Social Story for your visit to the Dampfzentrale can be found here.

Box office

The box office opens one hour before shows.


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.

under 18 – 4 to 18 years: CHF 10.-


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

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

For Bern Jugendkulturpass 16-26 (Youth Culture Pass) holders, tickets are available for CHF 13.-. The pass can also be purchased at the box office (CHF 30.-/year).

Free entrance with the Kultur-GA (only with reservation via

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.

Got any questions?

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