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S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum

Archeology of the Future

Today: 11.00 AM - 8.30 PM

17 October 2020 - 28 February 2021

Tsuyoshi Tane, a Japanese architect based in Paris, describes his working method as the ‘archaeology of the future’. This exhibition sheds light on his creative process by bringing together his collections of reference images, sketches, objects and models.

Floor-to-ceiling collage by Tsuyoshi, Tane © Keizo Kioku

S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum

OpenClosed | 11.00 AM - 8.30 PM

Steinenberg 7,  4051  Basel

Opening Hours

Mo Closed  |  Tu 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM  |  We 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM  |  Th 11.00 AM - 8.30 PM  |  Fr 11.00 AM - 6.00 PM  |  Sa 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM  |  Su 11.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Christmas/New Year 2021/2022

24 December 2021: Closed

25 December 2021: Closed

31 December 2021: Closed

01 January 2022: Closed


The S AM Swiss Architecture Museum – seeks to enlarge our perception of architecture and urbanism. International and thematic exhibitions at S AM emphasize the socio-political aspects of architectural discourse. Thus S AM aims to enrich the exchange of ideas on contemporary urban landscapes.


CHF 12.–/8.– incl. Kunsthalle Basel

Museums-PASS-Musées Free admission

colourkey Free admission


tram 2/3/8/10/11/14/15 > Bankverein, tram 6/10/16/17 > Theater

S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum

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20 March 2021 - 15 August 2021

An exhibition by the Architecture Museum of the TU Munich adapted and expanded by S AM together with the Institute of Architecture FHNW.

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S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum


28 August 2021 - 31 October 2021

The exhibition examines the architectural mock-up, or full-size model, combining a photographic series by the artist David K. Ross with contributions from architectural offices to provide a multifaceted portrait of this phenomenon, its role in the design process, and its ...
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