Top List of Museums in Basel

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Basel that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Basel to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Basel page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Kunst Museum

    #1 of 9 Museums in Basel
    Kunst Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Sankt Alban-Graben 16, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

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

    Basel is no strangers to museums! Home of the oldest museum of Switzerland, the Kunstmuseum’s exhibits are divided into two time frames- the 1400-1600 and 1800 to the present. A not-so-consolida...Read more

  2. Basel Paper Mill Museum

    #2 of 9 Museums 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

  3. Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel

    #3 of 9 Museums in Basel
    Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Steinenvorstadt 1, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

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

    Imagine a museum full of toys! Not only is it guaranteed fun for the kids, but even the adults will relive their childhood with the sheer variety of toys on display here. The SpielzeugWelten Museum Ba...Read more

  4. Historisches Museum Barfüsser Platz

    #4 of 9 Museums 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

  5. Museum Fur Gegenwartskunst

    #5 of 9 Museums in Basel
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: St. Alban-Rheinweg 60, 4052 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  6. Ausstellungsraum Klingental

    #6 of 9 Museums in Basel
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Kasernenstrasse 23

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  7. Fondation Beyeler

    #7 of 9 Museums 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

  8. Pharmazie-Historisches Museum Der Universität Basel

    #8 of 9 Museums in Basel
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Totengässlein 3

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  9. Museum Tinguely

    #9 of 9 Museums 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

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