Basel Through the Ages: A Journey into History

Basel Through the Ages: A Journey into History

“Basel Through the Ages: A Journey into History” invites you to explore the historical heart of Basel, one of Switzerland’s oldest cities. Begin your tour at Marktplatz, the central hub of Basel’s social and political life for centuries. Visit the Basel Town Hall, an architectural masterpiece with its vibrant façade and rich history. Cross the Mittlere Brücke, a key historical bridge that has connected the city across the Rhine since the Middle Ages. Admire the elegance of Hotel Les Trois Rois, one of Europe’s oldest city hotels, standing majestically along the riverbank. Discover the Augustiner Brunnen, a testament to Basel’s medieval architecture and urban planning. Conclude your tour at the Museum of Natural History Basel, housed in a building steeped in history and home to a vast collection that narrates the Earth’s and humanity’s past.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Marktplatz, Basel 4001 Switzerland

Experience the bustling heart of Basel, where markets and public life have thrived for centuries.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Basel Town Hall, Marktpl. 9, 4001 Basel, Switzerland

Admire the ornate details and historical significance of this iconic government building, a symbol of Basel's civic pride.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Mittlere Brucke, Basel 4058 Switzerland

Walk across this historic bridge, a crucial link and vantage point offering views of Basel's past and present.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Hotel Les Trois Rois, Blumenrain 8, 4001 Basel, Switzerland

Marvel at the grandeur of this legendary hotel, which has hosted countless dignitaries and visitors over the centuries.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Augustiner Brunnen, Augustinergasse 1 Rheinsprung - Nähe dem Naturhistorischen Museum, Basel 4051 Switzerland

Discover this beautifully preserved fountain, a piece of Basel's medieval heritage nestled in the city's old streets.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Museum of Natural History Basel, Augustinergasse 2, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

Explore the surroundings of this museum, dedicated to the wonders of natural history and housed in a building rich with its own historical tales.

Duration: 20 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 2 Hours
Start location: Marktplatz, Marktpl., 4001 Basel, Switzerland

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


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