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Toy Worlds Museum Basel

At the Toy Worlds Museum Basel you can make a lot of new friends with porcelain dolls, furry creatures of all shapes and sizes and tin racing cars. On our tour we will discover the museum's comprehensive collection of doll's houses, dolls,...

Duration

1 hrs.

Languages offered

Price:

CHF 200
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50 plus exceptional opening

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The Augusta Raurica silver hoard

Join us in discovering the riches that lay hidden under the Roman town. Follwoing a brief introduction, we'll delve down together into the unique story of Augusta Raurica's Roman silver hoard. Why was the treasure buried and why didn't its...

Duration

1 hrs.

Languages offered

Price:

CHF 230
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50

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Augusta Raurica - the roman city

Experience the daily life of the ancient Romans! Join us on our tour around the Roman city of Augusta Raurica and discover more about ancient health spas, porridge and 20-man latrines. We fill the imposing ruins with life and tell you the...

Duration

1 hrs. 30 min.

Languages offered

Price:

CHF 280
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50
CHF 200 for scolar groups (1.5-2 hours)

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Augusta Raurica in a nutshell

Delve into the everyday life of the Romans. Travel to Ancient Rome and back again in 60 minutes! This tour will give you some fascinating insights into everyday life in the Roman town. The tour will also give you a chance to view the largest...

Duration

1 hrs.

Languages offered

Price:

CHF 230
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50

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The villa of René Clavel, lover of antiquities

High above Augusta Raurica, surrounded by a well-maintained historical park, is the country estate of chemist, pilot and globetrotter René Clavel (1886-1969). As part of an exclusive tour, we will guide you through the house with its original...

Duration

1 hrs. 15 min.

Languages offered

  • German
  • English

Price:

CHF 300
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50

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Kaiseraugst – picturesque village within a Roman castrum

Take a stroll with us through the sleepy village of Kaiseraugst: In doing so, you'll discover the impressive remains of the late-Roman fort - and at the thermae you'll get an idea of what it was like to enjoy a Roman-style spa. Visit the ancient...

Duration

1 hrs.

Languages offered

Price:

CHF 230
Evening surcharge after 6 pm CHF 50
CHF 200 for scolar groups

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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.

Details and inquiry