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Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart

Kunstmuseum Basel | Contemporary is a joint undertaking by the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation, the Christoph Merian Foundation and the Canton of Basel-Stadt.

It opened in 1980 under the name Museum für Gegenwartskunst and was one of the world's first venues to focus solely on contemporary art. It exhibits works from the collections of Kunstmuseum Basel and the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation. Alongside rotating collection exhibitions it also hosts regular lectures and discussions on modern art topics, guided tours and viewings.

CategoryCHFEUR
Adults1615
Reduced88

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Monday closed
Tuesday 11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 18:00
Thursday 11:00 - 18:00
Friday 11:00 - 18:00
Saturday 11:00 - 18:00
Sunday 11:00 - 18:00
13.04.2020 - 13.04.2020
Monday 11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday closed
Wednesday closed
Thursday closed
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
01.06.2020 - 01.06.2020
Monday 11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday closed
Wednesday closed
Thursday closed
Friday closed
Saturday closed
Sunday closed
15.06.2020 - 21.06.2020
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 10:00 - 20:00
Saturday 10:00 - 20:00
Sunday 10:00 - 20:00
01.08.2020 - 01.08.2020
Monday closed
Tuesday closed
Wednesday closed
Thursday closed
Friday closed
Saturday 11:00 - 18:00
Sunday closed
14.03.2020 to 30.04.2020
01.05.2020 to 01.05.2020
24.12.2020 to 24.12.2020
28.12.2020 to 28.12.2020

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