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Basel is considered the Swiss cultural capital - not least because of its magnificent old town and other architectural treasures. Visiting galleries and museums is also worthwhile: there are actually always interesting exhibitions to admire.
Basel enjoys its reputation as the cultural capital of Switzerland quite rightly. Whether art, history, theatre or music - here your thirst for musical diversion is guaranteed to be quenched. And when it comes to good food, shopping or sightseeing, Basel leaves nothing to be desired.

Discover Basel


The cathedral, the old town, architectural treasures - on a guided tour you will learn the background to Basel's cityscape. By the way, you can be guided through the city by water on the Basel ferries.