Browse through the shops in the shopping streets, discover funky, charming shops in the various districts and be enchanted by the boutiques in the picturesque Old Town. Whether you're looking for books, clothes, souvenirs or delicatessen items – you're sure to find it in Basel's shops.
Browse for books in the place where Erasmus of Rotterdam once lived – you can do so in the “Labyrinth”. Housed in the “zur alten Treu” building, this bookshop focuses on the humanities – in the spirit of the scholar himself. Here you will find not only literature and poetry, but also many specialist texts and numerous subject areas including history, philosophy and linguistics.Details