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Jailbirds, butchers and elegant ladies

Basel, around 1850. Traugott and Irma von der Mühll would never have imagined that two escapees from the Lohnhof prison would drop in on the day of their memorial celebration for Uncle Friedrich. Be bold and embark on a different kind of walk -...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests. Every additional person CHF 30 per guest.

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The Nightwatchman's Secret

Come with us on a night-time stroll through the legendary "little Venice" of Basel. Join night watchman Rudolf Streiff on a tour of the streets and alleys to St. Alban-Tal. Learn everything there is to know about long-forgotten characters...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests. Every additional person CHF 30 per guest.

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Behind closed doors

This tour will give you an insight into everyday life in an elegant patrician mansion in Basel and you'll find out more about its somewhat strange inhabitants. Accompany maid Emma Munzinger on her way to her new workplace in a well-off...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests. Every additional person CHF 30 per guest.

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Look lively and take up your quill

Join us on a light-hearted walk through dark times. Together with chronicler Nicolaus von Waldighofen and his scribe Peter, we set out on an exciting journey to a time when the earth shook, the city burned, and the Black Death claimed...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests. Every additional person CHF 30 per guest.

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University and council, prostitutes and nuns

A humorous journey through the era of the Council of Basel and the founding of the university. Basel, 15th and 21st century. History student Tanya is daydreaming back to a time when Basel was at the centre of Christianity. Embark on an exciting...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests, every additional person CHF 30

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Hedgehog, suit of armour and wigs

What should a weaver do if he misses the founding of the "Guild of weavers and linen weavers"? You don't let it get you down but do your best in order to join the cooperation officially recognized by the bishop. On an enjoyable walking tour of...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • Swissgerman

Price:

CHF 600 for a group of up to 20 guests. Every additional person CHF 30 per guest.

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