Monthly tour "Basel's Hidden Stories"

Duration:   1 hour

This walking tour for children, inspired by the eponymous book by Jeanne Darling and Jooce Garrett, is guaranteed to provide great entertainment and to make children happy.

Two fascinating fairy tales will enchant the participants and encourage them to learn something about the city's history. The two exciting tales "The basilisk and the baker's son" and "Sophie and the swan" take the children through the city's narrow streets, allowing them to discover hidden treasures and secrets.

The walking tour for children is suitable for little guests aged 5-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

German (additional languages are available for individual group bookings)

2.00 pm

1 hour

Meeting point
In front of Barfüsserkirche

Tour ending point

A minimum number of participants is required on this tour.

Information regarding COVID-19
Due to the curent COVID-19 restrictions, wearing a mask is required for all participants age 12 and above during the whole duration of the tour.

Do you have a "Familienpass"? Special price of CHF 20 per adult and CHF 10 per child for members only! Present your valid membership card at our tourist information at Stadtcasino to take advantage of this special offer!

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Group bookings

You are visiting with a group? This tour is also available as individual group tour.

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Cancellation policy

If the reservation is cancelled, modified or in case of no-show, the total price of the reservation will be charged.

Payment policy

The total payment of the reservation is required at the time of booking.

From 25,00 CHF

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  • 25,00 CHF Adults 
  • 0,00 CHF Children 5-16 years
  • 15,00 CHF Children up to 5 years

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