Zytglogge Zeitglockentrum - Clock Tower - Bern - Switzerland

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Cleber Lima on May 13, 2010

This elaborate medieval clock tower with moving puppets once served as the western gate of the city. It was rebuilt after the 1405 fire and for a time it served as a prison for prostitutes. The clock was put in 1527-30 and was made by Caspar Brunner.

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Photo taken in Grünes Quartier, Bern, Switzerland

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  • Uploaded on May 12, 2010
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