Fribourg Jean Tinguely

1925-1991. Jean Tinguely, the undisputed master of Art in Movement and an internationally famous artist, has left an indelible trace on Fribourg's artistic heritage.

Fribourg Jo Siffert

On October 24, 1971, Jo Siffert tragically died on the Brands Hatch race track. Born into a modest family from the Basse-Ville district of Fribourg, he succeeded in becoming a racing driver legend.

Abbé Bovet

1879-1951. "Le vieux chalet" unquestionably belongs to the major works of Fribourg's choral heritage. The songs by the canton's native songwriter incarnate part of Fribourg's history and culture.

Fribourg Christina Liebherr

Christina Liebherr, show jumper from Fribourg, living in Bulle, writes history in the Swiss equitation, Baumetta in Riaz, fribourg region, switzerland,

Fribourg Gustav

Gustav is a Swiss musician and singer from Fribourg. He writes his songs in Swiss dialect (Sensler German), French and Standard German - an allusion to his bilingual home canton of Fribourg and to Switzerland as a multilingual nation.

Fribourg Hubert Audriaz

If you come across a man on a moped in Fribourg, his hair blowing in the wind, it is Hubert Audriaz! This painter has become the symbol and spokesman of the Basse-Ville district of Fribourg as well as that of a spirit and culture known as Bolze.

Fribourg Joseph Deiss

A prominent figure in Fribourg politics, Joseph Deiss represented the canton of Friboug on the Federal Council from 1999 to 2006, first as head of the Foreign Affairs Department, then as head of the Department of the Economy.

Fribourg Ted Scapa

Ted Scapa emerged throughout whole Switzerland in the sixties and seventies through the TV broadcast for children “Das Spielhaus”.

Gruyères Hans-Ruedi Giger

Plastician, designer, illustrator, sculptor, graphic artist, Hans-Ruedi Giger captivates different generation of fans with pictures, sculptures of fantasy realism. He fall in love with FRIBOURG REGION and the only museum of HR Giger works in the world is located in the middle age city of Gruyères. 250 works, essentially pictures and sculptures are exposed permanently there. The museum offers as well temporary exhibitions from other creators.

Kerzers Martin Laciga

Martin Laciga was born on January 25th, 1975. He is one of the most famous beachvolleyball player in Switzerland.

Kerzers Paul Laciga

Paul Laciga was born on November 24th, 1970. He is one of the most famous Swiss beachvolleyball player.

La Gruyère Irma Dütsch

Irma Dütsch, the renowned chef and restaurateur from La Gruyère, was the first Swiss woman to be awarded a Michelin star.

Schwarzsee Hans-Peter Pellet

Hans-Peter Pellet, a famous swiss wrestler, was born on October 7th, 1970. He won 136 wreaths, which is a record in the swiss wrestling history!



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    Bulle - Grand Rue
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    Cheyres & Châbles
  • Cheyres & Châbles
    Cheyres & Châbles
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    Fribourg - Vieille Ville
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  • Jaun
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    Jaun - Chalet du soldat
  • la Berra
    la Berra
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    La Berra
  • Lac de la Gruyère
    Lac de la Gruyère
  • Lake Murten
    Lake Murten
  • Les Paccots
    Les Paccots
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    Moléson - village
  • Murten - Castle
    Murten - Castle
  • Portalban
  • Portalban
  • Schwarzsee - Kaiseregg
    Schwarzsee - Kaiseregg
  • Schwarzsee - See
    Schwarzsee - See
  • Schwarzsee - Stalden
    Schwarzsee - Stalden


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