Short guided tour of the Town Hall


The magnificent 16th century Town Hall on the Marktplatz is still the seat of government for the Canton of Basel-Stadt even today. Here you will encounter a combination of architecture, art and politics. During our 30 minute tour of the impressice rooms of parliament and the cantonal government, we will give you more information about the canton's political history and the current situation.

English and German

English on Saturdays 4.30 - 5.00 pm.
German on Saturdays 3.30 - 4.00 pm.

30 minutes

Meeting point
Courtyard of the Town Hall


Please note
the Grand Council Chamber is undergoing refurbishment from 30 June to 10 September 2023, so there may be restrictions in place in and around the chamber, public gallery and cloakroom. 

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Annullamenti e modifiche effettuati entro 48 ore prima dello svolgimento della visita guidata sono gratuiti. Per gli annullamenti e le modifiche tardivi o la mancata presentazione viene addebitato l’importo totale.


The payment is made by credit card directly during the reservation.


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