Basel is regarded as one of Switzerland's centres for art, music and architecture. Thanks to its central location at the point where Switzerland, Germany and France meet, the city is also an important centre of fairs and congresses. Basel Art Museum - one of the oldest public art collections and biggest Holbein collection in the world.
Jean Tinguely Museum - the glass hall was designed by the Ticino architect Mario Botta and houses the unique metal sculptures by Tinquely.
Museum of Cultures - one of the biggest collections in Europe devoted to life in European and non-European cultures.
Rhine Cruises - excursion boats provide opportunities for views of the city from the Rhine and operate all the way to the big freight ports of Basel and Rheinfelden.
Daily flights to the EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg (10 min. to the center) from/to various international destinationen as well as Zürich and Geneva.