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.
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
- No parking available
- Accessible by public transport
- Suitable for families
- On-site catering
- Guided tours
- Exhibition / explanations
- Suitable for groups
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