Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Basel

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Basel is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Basel a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Basel.

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  1. Altstadt

    #1 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Altstadt

    Tags: Historical Site, Old Town

    Address: Marktplatz, Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    You can’t have had a European city experience without visiting the Old Town. No place captures the charm and feel of a city other than the Old Town. Basel being a medieval city, the remnants of ...Read more

  2. The Cathedral Munster

    #2 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    The Cathedral Munster

    Tags: Religious Site, View Point, Cathedral

    Address: Rittergasse 3, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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. Rebui...Read more

  3. Museum Tinguely

    #3 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Museum Tinguely

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum

    Address: Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, 4002 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    There’s something in the soil of Switzerland; the country has produced some stunningly talented people one after the other. One such gem is Jean Tinguely, a world renowned sculptor. He was known...Read more

  4. Fondation Beyeler

    #4 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Fondation Beyeler

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Baselstrasse 101, 4125 Riehen, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Yet another masterpiece of a museum you do not want to miss out on, the Fondation Beyler was considered the Mecca of all art lovers. In fact, it’s common knowledge that for decades on end, there...Read more

  5. Basel Paper Mill Museum

    #5 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Basel Paper Mill Museum

    Tags: Museum, Arts And Crafts, Specialty Museum

    Address: Sankt Alban-Tal 37, 4052 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    There are very few places left in the world, where you can see the process of how paper is made, in the very same place it used to be made during its glory days. What used to be a fully functional pap...Read more

  6. Historisches Museum Barfüsser Platz

    #6 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Historisches Museum Barfüsser Platz

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Barfusserplatz 4, 4001 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With its exteriors as impressive as the interiors, the History Museum leaves no stone unturned to wow you! Housed within a 14th century church, the Church of the Shoeless Friars, no places chronicles ...Read more

  7. Kirchgemeindehaus Oekolampad

    #7 of 7 Art and Cultural Attractions in Basel
    Kirchgemeindehaus Oekolampad

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Allschwilerpl. 22, 4055 Basel, Switzerland

    The Church of the Oekolampad (Oekolampad, also known as the Oekolampad) is a Protestant-Reformed church in the city of Basel since 2011. It is named after the Basel reformer, Johannes Oekolampad. The ...Read more

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