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This short 30 minute tour in English is very well done. There is a lot to see and you can only do... read more

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Amazing building

This again is an amazing building ,architecture is fab ans some of the artwork great.Again free to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This short 30 minute tour in English is very well done. There is a lot to see and you can only do it with a guided tour. Very inexpensive.

Thank glaciaglaze
Reviewed 1 week ago

This again is an amazing building ,architecture is fab ans some of the artwork great.Again free to wander round ,fountain in side for drinking water which is quirky.

Thank mariaherlihy6
Reviewed 1 week ago

The market place of Basel is pretty neat. You can walk a bit into the courtyard of the town hall to see the paintings at the wall. On some days they have a market on the place where you can buy swiss cheese and other...More

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rathaus is a red historical building with its walls painted fill of murals and located in the Marktplatz, a square with shops and eateries large and small. Small vendors in the square add color to the scene. It is accessible by the city's trams,...More

Thank KC C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I work in Government, I like to visit government or council buildings. This one is open on the first floor and you can walk in. It is beautiful. I didn't do an inside tour, but a lovely building right on the main shopping street.

Thank orlandotraveler2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here as a first stop after our city tour of Basel. We had the tour here but did not go to the 2nd floor. Rest rooms were clean. Very interesting where 3 cultures meet. Germany, Switzerland & France. Represents Gothic & Renaissance architecture.

Thank Rama1004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to take a tour. They offer free tours through out the day. Secret tip - there's a free bathroom!

Thank agentsabine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tours are only given on Monday, Thursday, and Saturday. We where there on Wednesday so we where not able to take the complete tour. We where allow to walk up to the 3rd floor and then walk along the balcony the views great from up...More

Thank 1sonnybo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good choice of shops. Very clean. Walking distance from Main station. Free entrance to the yard, so you can see it form the inside.

1  Thank Dijana R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rathaus is a great spot for a picture of the outside of the building, otherwise it is a working office building with limited acces inside.

Thank Greg B
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