The city of Basel with its incomparable programme of culture and leisure activities offers you unforgettable stays. Basel is called the cultural capital of Switzerland with a huge variety of museums, theatres and galleries. Modern buildings of famous architects, the well preserved old town and the Rhine river with its lovely banks attract every year visitors from around the world.
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Basel has got numerous museums with international reputation, such as the Basel Art Museum (Kunstmuseum), the Tinguely Museum or the Beyeler Fondation in Riehen. So the city’s slogan “culture unlimited” comes truly out of the 40 different museums in the town.Museums Basel Informations about current exhibitions
Apart from the highest density of museums in the world, Basel has a wide range of restaurants.
The local gastronomy has much to offer, so you will find a very diverse culinary scene in Basle - with establishments in every price range.Basel Restaurants Online guide for restaurants and bars in Basel
The city on the Rhine also offers an extremely diverse programme of events throughout the year: Different kind of concerts or top-rate productions in dance, opera and plays, Basel offers something to suit every taste. A truly unforgettable experience is the famous Basel Fasnacht carnival, which lasts three days but is prepared the remaining 362 days with much love and unlimited creativity.
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Basel is known throughout Europe as Switzerland’s prime location for trade fairs and exhibitions. The Exhibition Center Basel welcomes every year guests from all over the world to the internationally renowned fairs and exhibitions like ArtBasel or Baselworld. You can reach the fairgrounds from the hotel with public transportation in a few minutes.Messe Schweiz An overview of fairs and exhibitions