City Museums – Kunsthalle Basel is one of the world's most renowned and active public art institutions. Since its opening in 1872, it committed itself to the presentation of contemporary art. Kunsthalle Basel looks back on a long tradition of supporting the Avantgarde and of expanding the borders of contemporary art.
City Museums – For more than 200 years, an extraordinary network of tunnels, chambers and shafts has extended under the city, constructed by the industrialist Johann Rudolf Meyer to harness hydro power. You can explore them and the new railway station on a guided tour.