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 30 minute tour of the impressice 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
Due to remodelling and renovation work, guided tours of the Town Hall will only resume on 10 September 2022.
No charges are incurred for cancellations and changes made up to 48 hours before the start of the tour. If you make any changes or cancellations after this time or fail to show up for the tour, the full price will be charged.
The total payment of the reservation is required at the time of booking.