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Address: Marktplatz 9, Basel 4051, Switzerland
Phone Number: 0041-0-61-267-8654
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This is an amazing building and it has been maintained very well. The art work on all the walls is a must see in Basel

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This is an amazing building and it has been maintained very well. The art work on all the walls is a must see in Basel

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I love the German/Swiss word for town hall - Rathaus! Basel's town hall is absolutely lovely. The internal courtyard features amazing murals and suits of armour, with carved balustrades on the stairways. The exterior is lovely, too, with colourful decorations. The building is in the middle of the old town, so very easy to find.

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Bangor, Northern Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Right in the centre of Basel, beautiful building worth seeing with all the stalls outside it you can eat, drink and thoroughly have a good time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The building, unlike many other Town Halls we had seen, was terraced to the rest of the town buildings and was a great site for detail and artistic murals. The only qualms we had were the unfortunately mis-timed opening hours meaning we didn't get a chance to look around the inside of this wonderful building!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

the building is gorgeous. but this place is not open for public. they not allowed you to visit inside the building. you can only take a photo outside.

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Lots of fresh vegetable and other local items for sale by various vendors... Interesting to watch and lots of items to taste.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Stunning building to view. Outside there isna colourful market and nice shops to visit. We were fortunate enough to visit when there was a choir singing, and the sounds were beautiful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

With its pride, beauty and history , just another magnificent architecture and design typical of mighty nation of Switzerland and its history so rich and very impressive with all those cafes and shopping stores on its surroundings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Rathaus; lovely architecture; Proud of Basel; City center; local food and vegetable market; Shopping centres close by; River at walkable distacne.. What can you think about really ??? ;))

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

An absolute must go! Highly recommended visit. We took some really nice pictures and even had the opportunity to listen to a small acapella concert.

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Address: Marktplatz 9, Basel 4051, Switzerland
Phone Number: 0041-0-61-267-8654
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Basel  >  Basel>  > Altstadt

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