The magnificent 16th century Town Hall on the Marktplatz is still the seat of government for the Canton of Basel-Stadt even today. Here you will encounter a combination of architecture, art and politics. During our tour of the impressive rooms of parliament and the cantonal government, we will give you more information about the canton's political history and the current situation.
English and German
English on Saturdays 4.30 - 5.00 pm.
German on Saturdays 3.30 - 4.00 pm.
Courtyard of the Town Hall
Information regarding COVID-19
Please note that individuals aged 16 and over must present a valid COVID certificate and an official ID to participate in tours in indoor areas.
Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, it is required to wear a mask during the whole duration of the tour.