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Exhibition
Exhibition

Hafenmuseum

Swiss Gate to the Ocean

Today: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Permanent exhibition

The permanent exhibition at the shipping museum is focusing on current means of transport, all rolled into one: water, rail, road and air, with the focus on shipping.


Museum

Hafenmuseum

OpenClosed | 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Westquaistrasse 2,  4057  Basel

Opening Hours

Mo Closed  |  Tu 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  We 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  Th 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  Fr 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  Sa 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  Su 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Christmas/New Year 2022/2023

24 December 2022: Closed

25 December 2022: Closed

26 December 2022: Closed

27 December 2022: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

28 December 2022: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

29 December 2022: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

30 December 2022: 10.00 AM - 5.00 PM

31 December 2022: Closed

01 January 2023: Closed


Institution

A shipping museum and an exhibition on current means of transport, all rolled into one: water, rail, road and air, with the focus on shipping. Looking across frontiers, the display shows seagoing vessels flying the Swiss flag and illustrates passenger transport by river from Basel.

 

Admission

CHF 9.–/6.–

Museums-PASS-Musées Free admission

Swiss Museum Pass Free admission

Access

tram 8, bus 36 > Kleinhüningen

Accessibility

accessible
Exhibition
Exhibition

Hafenmuseum

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