Top Historical Places in Basel, Switzerland

Basel is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Basel one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Basel is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Basel or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Basel. Explore the historical monuments of Basel with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Basel guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Basel page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Basel with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. The Cathedral Munster

    # 1 of 4 Historical Places in Basel | Added 1228 times in trip plans
    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

  2. Rathaus

    # 2 of 4 Historical Places in Basel | Added 473 times in trip plans

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: AltstadtGrossbasel, Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Rathaus or City Hall, dominated the Market Plaza with its red facade. Built in the 1501, the City Hall was built to symbolize the city inclusion in to the Swiss Confederate. The centre of City Hal...Read more

  3. Rathaus

    # 3 of 4 Historical Places in Basel | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Tags: Hall

    Address: Marktpl. 9, 4001 Basel, Switzerland

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    The most beautiful city hall in the world!!! Rathaus Basel, Such a charm of The city! I am telling you. Basel, Switzerland has the most beautiful city hall I have ever seen. The iconic red facade and ...

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  4. Altstadt

    # 4 of 4 Historical Places in Basel | Added 1196 times in trip plans

    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

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