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Ostermundigen is a municipality in the office district of Berne of the canton Berne in Switzerland. It is called by the inhabitants affectionately Mundige. Ostermundigen is a municipality in the dye Berne and lies east of Berne at the foot of the Ostermundigenbergs.
Culturally Ostermundigen is strongly aligned to the neighboring city Berne. Ostermundigen has a well removed basic educational system with five school centers. In the sandstone breaks Ostermundigens were broken for many centuries’ sandstones, which were used in the city Berne as built volumes. In particular also Bernese Munster was built to large parts from Ostermundiger sandstone. Even parts of the Cologne cathedral were manufactured with Ostermundiger sandstone.
Ostermundigen is a city known for its culture, exotic locations, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages. Ostermundigen is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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