The Cathedral Munster

Currently Closed
  • Address: Rittergasse 3, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +41-612729157
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, View Point, Cathedral

The Cathedral Munster - Review

The Basel Cathedral is a popular tourist attraction. Standing tall overlooking the Rhine, it doesn’t take much to deduce the importance of this red sandstone walled twin towered Cathedral. Rebuilt after an earthquake, the restored Munster followed the architectural guidelines of Gothic and Romanesque architecture. The interiors are richly embellished, depicting prophets and virgins. The Cathedral’s pulpit is said to have been carved from one block of stone. Climb the towers to enjoy some excellent views of the city.

The Cathedral Munster Ticket Prices

  • While entry to the church is free, entry to the church tower might charge a fee.

How To reach The Cathedral Munster by Public Transport

  • Basel, Kunstmuseum (tram station)

Restaurants Near The Cathedral Munster

  • Isaak
  • Schlusselzunft
  • Latini

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TripHobo Highlights for The Cathedral Munster

  • The Cathedral Munster Address: Rittergasse 3, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
  • The Cathedral Munster Contact Number: +41-612729157
  • The Cathedral Munster Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • The Cathedral Munster Price: Free
  • Best time to visit The Cathedral Munster(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Cathedral Munster: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting The Cathedral Munster

  • 95% of people who visit Basel include The Cathedral Munster in their plan

  • 68.42% of people start their The Cathedral Munster visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see The Cathedral Munster

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

81.17% of people prefer walking in order to reach The Cathedral Munster

People normally club together Historisches Museum Barfüsser Platz and Kunst Museum while planning their visit to The Cathedral Munster.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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The Cathedral Munster, Basel Reviews

  • Magnificent view. Nice architecture of a Protestant cathedral. Walls are full of people names worked for Basel. Also there is a tent of open air cinema for summer in the front yard of the cathedral

  • Nice old architecture cathedral. When I visited it was closed for entry due to some work/maintenance. One of the recommended places to visit in Basel. Surrounding is good.

  • A place with an amazing view over Basel! You can only enter it in a group of at least two people, but not alone. There is a small entrance fee, but it's worth it.

  • Free entrance. Beautiful architecture. Overall space outside is clean and magnificent.

  • Lovely historical cathedral. Would recommend a visit there to anyone who goes to Basel

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