The arsenal area respectively. the outdoor tank collection is not accessible to third parties until further notice due to the corona pandemic. For more information, call +41 58 468 34 60. Due to the requirements of the canton of Bern, guided tours / visits to the collection rooms of the HAM Foundation are currently not possible.

For a visit Registration

Please remember to make your request at least two weeks in advance.

Our collections can be visited by groups as part of guided tours.

Please note the following for guided tours:

  • Guided tours for groups with a minimum size of 6 persons only
  • Individuals can join registered groups
  • Duration of guided tours approx. 2 – 3 hours
  • Requests must arrive at least two weeks in advance
  • The Thun site is not entirely accessible


Location Burgdorf
In Burgdorf we show you vehicles of the following categories:

  • Tanks / Tyre vehicles / Construction machinery / Fourgons and carts


Location Thun


After moving into the definite rooms, the Schaulager is created. Until we have reached the desired state, we ask for your patience. The following areas can still be visited:

  • Uniforms / Beschirrungen / Lamps and lanterns / Optical equipment / Tanks / Weapons
  • Guns of artillery, anti-tank and anti-aircraft vehicles


Outdoor armoured collection Thun


The outdoor armour collection in the barracks area can in principle be visited freely, access is via the guard at the Dufour barracks.


Opening hours: Monday – Friday, 0800 – 1800 o’clock.
On weekends and holidays, as well as on days without occupancy of troops on the weapon place no entrance is possible.
In case of doubt, the guard will give you information under the number +4158 468 34 60.







The following video will give you a first insight into the foundation: