Basel Historical Museum 3.7 rating

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The Basel Historical Museum is one of the most important cultural and historical museums in Switzerland, tracing the past 1000 years of the Upper Rhine region. The collection is divided into 4 buildings -

  • Barfüsserkirche - houses works of applied art and objects of everyday culture from the late Middle Ages and the Renaissance up to the Baroque period,
  • Haus zum Kirschgarten - showcases 18th-19th century living spaces in Basel with furniture, ceramics and paintings,
  • Musikmuseum, and
  • Coach and Carriage Museum - exhibiting sleighs, wagons, carriages and stagecoachs.

 Hours 
Sun
10:00
17:00
Mon
Closed
 
Tue
10:00
17:00
Wed
10:00
17:00
Thu
10:00
17:00
Fri
10:00
17:00
Sat
10:00
17:00
About Basel Historical Museum

 Barfüsserpl. 4, 4001 Basel, Switzerland

 +41 61 205 86 00

 http://www.hmb.ch

Basel Historical Museum and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Schaulager

Schaulager(3.2 km)
Designed by Basel's star architects Herzog and De Meuron, the Schaulager presents changing art exhibitions.

Basel Paper Mill Museum

Basel Paper Mill Museum(1.1 km)
The medieval Basel Paper Mill houses the Swiss Museum for Paper, Writing and Printing.

Pharmazie-Historisches Museum

Pharmazie-Historisches Museum(0.5 km)
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Elisabethen Kirche

Elisabethen Kirche(0.2 km)
The Neo-Gothic St.

Museum Jean Tinguely

Museum Jean Tinguely(1.7 km)
Museum Jean Tinguely presents the works of Swiss painter and sculptor Jean Tinguely, who is best known for his metamechanics.

Spalentor

Spalentor(0.8 km)
The Gothic-style Spalentor is a former gate in the ancient city walls of Basel, completed in 1398 as part of the fortification built after the earthquake of 1356.

Anatomisches Museum

Anatomisches Museum(1.4 km)

Basel Zoo

Basel Zoo(1.2 km)
Basel Zoo is the oldest and largest zoo in Switzerland, home to several animals including exotic and endangered species from all around the world.

Basel Historical Museum Tickets and Tours in Basel

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