Museum of Ethnography

Interesting
This museum, home to 300,000 objects, represents the largest ethnographical collection of Switzerland and is renowned for its international cultural artefacts: Oceania, pre-Colombian America, Tibet and Bali. The collections are displayed during temporary exhibitions that are staged in a Neo-Classical building (1849) topped by a modern extension designed by architects Herzog and de Meuron.

Useful information

Address:

Münsterplatz 20, 4051 Basel

Phone:

+41 61 266 56 00

Price:

16 Fr. (-20 years old 5 Fr.)

Opening hours

10am-5pm - closed Mon, 1 Jan, 1 Aug, 24-25 and 31 Dec

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