About the institution
The Jewish Museum of Switzerland shows one of the best collections of Judaica in central Europe. It exhibits valuable items depicting religious and everyday life and aims to introduce the Jewish history of Basel and the region. Tombstones dating from the Middle Ages and contemporary documents, Hebrew books printed by the famous Basel printing houses and mementos of the Zionist Congresses enrich the collection.
Kornhausgasse 8 | 4051 Basel
T +41 (0)61 261 95 14
tram 3, bus 30/34 > Universität
Wheelchair accessible - No wheelchair-accessible WC
Swiss Museum Pass Free admission
Mon, Fri, Sun 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Wed 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on jewish holidays:
Jewish Museum of Switzerland