Cultural Heritage

Rousseau and St.Peter’s Island

Rousseau's room
Rousseau's room
  • Place

    • Biel/Bienne
    Ort

His impassioned descriptions attracted sincere admirers to St. Peter’s Island.

St. Peter's Island became famous thanks to the writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau. During his exile in Switzerland, Jean-Jacques Rousseau stayed on the island for an extended period of time. Today, Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s room can be visited at St. Peter’s Island hotel and restaurant. The curious visitor will find objects from that era and explanatory notes.

On site

On site
  • Accessibility

    • No parking available
    • Accessible by public transport
    • Suitable for families
  • Activities

    • On-site catering
    • Guided tours
    • Exhibition / explanations
  • Services

    • Suitable for groups
    • WC
    • Wifi

Good to know

Good to know
    • Opening times from March to October: daily
    • Free entry
    • Discover St. Peter’s Island on a guided tour organised by Tourism Biel Seeland

Links & PDFs

Links & PDFs
Add to my favorites
Guided tour - J.-J. Rousseau
Guided tour - J.-J. Rousseau. © Fotograf Rolf Neeser
St-Peter's Island
St-Peter's Island. © Tourismus Biel Seeland

Contact

Contact
Rousseau and St.Peter’s Island
Open Google Maps