Historisches Museum Basel: Barfüsserkirche,
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The successful Basel politician and diplomat Peter Ochs was openly enthusiastic about the French Revolution in 1789 and persistently campaigned for the implementation of human rights and the political equality of all Swiss. To mark the 200th anniversary of his death, the Basel Historical Museum will be showing a small exhibition with 26 selected exhibits. The presentation depicts Peter Ochs' eventful biography and describes the time in which he was active.