About the institution

This museum is housed in the historical rooms of the former Klingental Dominican convent and features original medieval sculptures from Basel Cathedral, a 17th-century model of the city and the history of the convent itself.

Website

www.mkk.ch

Address

Unterer Rheinweg 26 | 4058 Basel
T +41 (0)61 267 66 25/42 | Fax +41 (0)61 267 66 44
museum.kl-klingental@bs.ch

tram 6/8/14/15/17, bus 31/34/38 > Rheingasse
Map map.search.ch

Disabled visitors

Service

Cafeteria, souvenir shop
Information about hiring rooms:
www.mkk.ch/vermietungen

Admission

CHF 8.-/ 5.-

Museums-Pass Free admission
Swiss Museum Pass Free admission
colourkey Free admission

Opening hours

Wed, Sat 14 - 17 h; Sun 10 - 17 h

Special opening hours

Christmas/New Year
24.12.2018: closed
25.12.2018: closed
26.12.2018: 10 - 17 h
31.12.2018: closed
01.01.2019: closed

Carnival
11.03.2019: closed
12.03.2019: closed
13.03.2019: closed

Easter
19.04.2019: closed
20.04.2019: 14 - 17 h
21.04.2019: 10 - 17 h
22.04.2019: closed

1 May (Labour Day)
01.05.2019: closed

Ascension Day
30.05.2019: 10 - 17 h

Pentecost
08.06.2019: 14 - 17 h
09.06.2019: 10 - 17 h
10.06.2019: closed

1 August
(national holiday)

31.07.2019: geschlossen
01.08.2019: geschlossen

Christmas/New Year
24.12.2019: closed
25.12.2019: closed
26.12.2019: 10 - 17 h
31.12.2019: closed
01.01.2020: closed

The museum on the banks of the Rhine. Photo: Mark Niedermann
The museum on the banks of the Rhine. Photo: Mark Niedermann