RentalRooms in a creative environment
Its central location makes the PROGR an attractive venue for cultural events, conferences, meetings, conventions and much more.


The Auditorium is located directly above the coffeehouse-bar Turnhalle (former gym) and accommodates up to 200 people. The room offers a special atmosphere in a creative environment. The Auditorium is not for rent for private affairs such as birthdays or weddings.

Rental Pricing and Information

Here you will find the current conditions and main information: 

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Since 2012, the Kulturpunkt has been located on the ground floor of PROGR’s west wing (room 009, Speichergasse 4). It is flanked by galleries and restaurants and is only a few minutes walk from Bern’s main station.

The Kulturpunkt is a flexible, multifunctional 60 m2 space for 50 - 60 people. It has proven itself as an exhibition and event space for meetings, workshops, readings, screenings as well as lounge and festival center.

The Kulturpunk has its own staircase entrance from PROGR’s west courtyard and is fully wheelchair accessible (automatic door opening at the entrance to Speichergasse 4 including a new wheelchair elevator and wheelchair-friendly toilet.

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Der Haupt­sitz

The Hauptsitz (room 010, ground floor) can be rented in the evenings and on weekends.

Availability and prices

Monday - Friday from 6:30 p.m.
flat rate: CHF 250.- per evening
extra staff: CHF 60.- per evening

Saturday and Sunday all day
rates: CHF 280.- per half day, CHF 420.- day
extra staff: CHF 60.- per half day, CHF 120.- day

Cultural and charitable organizations receive additional discounts.

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The Stube is centrally located in the PROGR cultural center, five minutes walking distance from the main station. The room is suitable for a range of activities from meetings, workshops and courses to creative projects, movement, dance, children’s singing afternoons or even as a performance venue.

The room offers considerable atmosphere with its 62 m2 floor space, high, bright windows and its own staircase into the inner courtyard.

The spatial arrangements are completely flexible and consist of a small kitchenette, cozy sofas, a mirrored wall, blackboard, beamer, flipchart, sound system incl. microphones and stands, as well as tables and chairs for up to 30 people.

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Available studios

Momentarily there are no available studios. To be informed on future submissions for free studios, please ask to be put on our waiting list by writing:

Rental fees

Category A
Institutions, organisations, rooms in the public zone and rooms of the foundation
CHF 240.– per m2/year + CHF 50.– utilities per m2/year

Category B
Artist studio
CHF 175.– per m2/year + CHF 50.– utilities per m2/year

Category C 
Reduced rate artist studios
CHF 110.– per m2/year + CHF 50.– utilities per m2/year

Category D 
Artist studios with structural disadvantages such as no daylight, no heating, e.g., cellars
CHF 85.– per m2/year + CHF 50.– utilities per m2/year