"Amid a natural setting - and one that is, indeed, much admired - this small town and seat of the Provosts of Moutier has a very rich heritage. Churches, stained glass windows, government buildings, colleges, parks and other august edifices bear witness to its active role in history and in the development of industry, crafts and arts. Moutier, a town of contrasts; Moutier, a town abounding with culture …"
Founded by St-Germain around 640 AD, Moutier has been known worldwide for over a century for its exceptional expertise in machine tool construction and for its religious and architectural heritage, particularly its stained glass windows and frescos.
Good to know
- The brochure "On foot" describes a walking tour of about 1 hour to discover this small town. It is available from the tourism offices.
- A guided tour is also available, see the chapter "City tours".
DownloadMap of Moutier | PDF, 2.19 MB
On foot Bellelay - Moutier - Tavannes - Tramelan | PDF, 2.33 MB
Jura bernois Tourisme
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