Bantiger TV Tower
is a 196 metre tall tower used for FM- and TV-transmission at on the Bantiger
mountain, a mountain east of Berne
situated in the municipality of Bolligen
. The Bantiger TV Tower was built between 1991 and 1996 as replacement of a 100 metres tall radio tower, built in 1954.
Bantiger TV Tower, which was inaugurated in 1997 has a public observation deck in a height of 33.7 metres. In opposite to most other observation decks on TV towers, there is no elevator for visitors access. The access to the deck goes via a stairway, which is not inside the tower, but in a lattice tower attached to the towers main structure.