Zentrum Europaplatz, Bern

Under a single roof, at a hub for the suburban train and tram networks, the project meets a vast range of needs. Facilities include generously sized apartments and flexible office space together with areas for shops and gastronomy, all with very high footfall. Apart from this, the House of Religions is unique worldwide as a place for various sections of the population and religious communities to meet and discuss issues of mutual interest. Apart from this, the Europaplatz Centre also houses Halter Inc.'s Bern offices.

  • Purpose

    3400 sq.m, House of Religions, 3500 sq.m retail and gastronomy outlets, 8700 sq.m for 88 rental apartments, 2600 sq.m offices and service companies, 7600 sq.m parking

  • Architecture

    ARGE Bauart Architekten und Planer AG; URBANOFFICE architecture + urbanism

  • Investor

    Europaplatz Foundation – House of Religions; ADAR OR AG (commonhold for commercial owners); OR URIM AG (commonhold for residential owners)

  • Implementation

    Halter Inc., Global Services

  • Development

    Halter Inc., Developments

  • Marketing

    Immoveris AG (residential); Wirz Tanner Immobilien AG (offices/commercial); Halter Immobilien AG (commercial)

  • Total investment

    CHF 75 million

  • Completion

    2014