Art Guide Basel

Basel has a vast array of art on display. Explore the treasures of bygone eras and lose yourself in Basel’s captivating art world. 
Kunst und Architektur in Basel

Your art guide for Basel

Whether you’re an art lover, a tourist or a local – get recommendations that match your personal tastes perfectly. As well as providing information about art in Basel, the Art Guide Basel includes a series of questions to gauge your preferences, enabling it to direct you to the museums, artworks and architectural wonders that appeal to you most. Discover upcoming events, memorable exhibitions and the highlights of Basel’s art world. Start your cultural journey around Basel right away – an experience that’s as unique as you are.

Persönlichkeitstest Einleitung

Reveal your tastes in art

Ready for a new way to explore Basel’s art scene? Let our Art Guide be your personal companion! Give a like to all the artworks, exhibitions and buildings that match your tastes. You’ll then receive a list of ideas to guide you around Basel’s art world.

Kunst Guide

Art and architecture highlights in Basel


Street Art

Bell site 

The Bell site in Basel is home to Switzerland’s largest street-art mural, created during the “Change of Colours” event in 2020, when 30 artists transformed a wall measuring 1,700 square metres into a work of art.  

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Basel Cathedral (MĂĽnster)  

Distinctive red sandstone and slender towers make the cathedral one of the city’s most famous landmarks. With its Romantic and Gothic architecture, this former episcopal church built between 1019 and 1500 still shapes Basel’s skyline to this day. 

Map Kunst und Architektur

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Aktuelle Ausstellungen

Current exhibitions: