Practical information

Opening times

The Discovery World

  • From Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last entry at 5 p.m.)

Special opening times:

  • Closed: tuesday, May 11th and 1st June
  • Open: Whit Monday, May 24
Opening hours
The Discovery World and Escape Game

The Escape Game

  • Opening according to schedule (last entry at 4:15 p.m.)
Opening hours
The Workshop

The Workshop

  • Available on site or by reservation
Opening hours
The Shop

The Shop

  • From Tuesday to Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Special opening times:

  • Closed: tuesday, 1st June
  • Open: Whit Monday, May 24
Opening hours
The Bistrot

The Bistrot

  • From Tuesday to Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Special opening times:

  • Closed: tuesday, 1st June
  • Open: Whit Monday, May 24


The rules of hygiene and social distancing apply to customers and employees. In addition, a protection concept has been put in place in accordance with OFSP guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact us:
+41 32 945 13 13

Measures implemented:

  • Wearing a mask compulsory from 12 years old
  • Respect of distances with markings on the ground
  • Plexiglas at checkouts
  • Hand disinfection points
  • Reduced overall reception capacity
  • In the event of symptoms or illness, we ask that you postpone your visit to protect others.


The Discovery World

Adults from 17 years 
CHF 15.-

Students/pensioners/disabled persons
CHF 13.-, upon presentation of proof

Children from 6 to 16 years
CHF 9.-

Children DI
CHF 7.-

Children up to 5 years

CHF 36.-
2 adults + 1 child
2 adults + 2 children
1 adult + 3 children

Escape Game
CHF 99.- (max. 4 people)

The Workshop

Click here to see the prices

Conference Space

Half-day: CHF 39.- per person
Min. charge SFR 390.-

Day: CHF 69.- per person
Min. charge SFR 690.-

Premium catering from CHF 12.50 per person

Group prices (with reservation)

Adults, more than 10 in group:
CHF 11.- per person

Child, more than 10 in group:
CHF 7.- per person + 1 adult free of charge

School group of 10 or more:
CHF 5.- per person + 1 adult free of charge

Practical information

How to find us

By car

20 minutes away from Biel/Bienne and La Chaux-de-Fonds
40 minutes away from Soleure and Neuchâtel
60 minutes away from Bern and Fribourg
90 minutes away from Lausanne and Lucerne

Google Map

Free parking

Parking for 100 vehicles
2 recharging points for electric vehicles
2 reserved parking spaces for visitors with reduced mobility/disabilities

By coach

Free parking

4 parking spaces for tour buses and coaches
1 drop-off points

By train

20 minutes from Biel/Bienne and La Chaux-de-Fonds.
When you arrive at the SBB/CFF station in Courtelary, follow the signs (2 minutes on foot).

Attention: Total train interruption between La Chaux-de-Fonds and Sonceboz-Sombeval from July 8th to August 18th, 2019. A replacement bus is planned during this period of restoration work.

Attention: In Biel/Bienne travel in the rear coaches for a direct journey to Courtelary.(The train separates in two at Sonceboz-Sombeval)

Please click here for Swiss Railways timetable

Reduced mobility/disability

Accessibility for people with reduced mobility

Guided visit for disabled persons upon request