Barrier-free Basel

Unrestricted access and barrier-free public transport are essential for people with disabilities. Here, you will find tips on how to successfully and safely explore Basel by wheelchair.

Pro Infirmis offers a city map for people with disabilities that provides comprehensive information on mobility in Basel. It indicates which cafés and restaurants are wheelchair-accessible and where to find toilet facilities that are suitable for wheelchair users. It also contains lots of additional useful information for people with limited mobility. 

Useful links

paramap.chMap with wheelchair-accessible facilities
rolliausflug.chBarrier-free excursion destinations in Basel
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Good to know.

  • The following museums have wheelchair access:

    • Anatomisches Museum der Universität Basel
    • Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig
    • Basler Papiermühle
    • Dreiländermuseum
    • Fondation Beyeler
    • Historisches Museum Basel – Barfüsserkirche
    • Jüdisches Museum der Schweiz
    • Kunsthaus Baselland
    • Kunstmuseum Basel (alle drei Häuser)
    • Naturhistorisches Museum Basel
    • Mühlemuseum
    • Museum für Musikautomaten
    • Museum Kleines Klingental
    • Museum Tinguely
    • S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum
    • Sammlung Friedhof Hörnli
    • Skulpturhalle Basel
    • Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel
    • Vitra Design Museum

    The following museums have partial wheelchair access:

    • Cartoonmuseum Basel
    • Historisches Museum Basel – Musikmuseum
    • Kunsthalle Basel
    • Museum der Kulturen Basel
  • You can find information about wheelchair parking spaces and toilets at map.geo.bs.ch (select “Buildings, infrast.” / “Sanitary facilities” in the map key).