Program from the 01. August 2021

  • 24. October 2020 - 07. November 2021

    Anniversary year of the Basel Autumn Fair

    Präsidialdepartement Basel-Stadt

    The Basel Autumn Fair will celebrate its 550th anniversary in 2020 and 2021. In honour of the anniversary, Basel’s city centre will be hosting colourfully illustrated information pillars throughout the entire year.

    12:00 - 18:00 Uhr

    Barfüsserplatz, Petersplatz, Messeplatz

  • 20. November 2020 - 03. July 2022

    Exhibition «Earth at its Limits»

    Naturhistorisches Museum Basel

    The exhibition «Earth at its limits» explains our role in nature. How is our planet?


    Naturhistorisches Museum Basel

  • 05. June 2021 - 26. September 2021

    Kara Walker

    Kunstmuseum Basel

    For the first time the African-American artist Kara Walker (*1969) is showing over 600 drawings in an institutional solo exhibition in Switzerland, which she has kept under lock and key in her studio for the past 18 years.


    Kunstmuseum Basel

  • 05. August 2021 - 29. August 2021

    Allianz Cinema

    Cinerent OpenAir AG

    Allianz Cinema will be offering diverse cinematic entertainment on the Münsterplatz from 5 to 29 August.

    Basels spektakulärstes Open-Air-Kino | Allianz Cinema - Allianz Cinema



  • 12. August 2021 - 14. August 2021

    Polyfon Festival Basel 2021

    Verein Polyfon Festival Basel

    Various music to discover in the open air and in neighbouring clubs.



  • 20. August 2021

    12th Summerblues Basel

    Summerblues Basel

    The 12th Summerblues festival is taking place on 20 August 2021: Kleinbasel changes into a unique open-air Blues club on one summer evening.



  • 23. August 2021 - 29. August 2021

    13th Gässli Film Festival

    Verein für die Förderung der Begeisterung am bewegten Bild (VFBbB)

    The 13th Gässli Film Festival will take place from 23 to 29 August 2021.


    Gerbergässlein, Basel

  • 01. September 2021 - 18. September 2021



    Basel’s cult festival offers three weeks of concerts by Swiss and international artists performing on a floating stage on the Rhine.


    Rhine river bank in Kleinbasel

  • 04. September 2021 - 22. January 2022

    Camille Pissarro

    Kunstmuseum Basel

    The exhibition of Camille Pissarro focuses on his numerous collaborations with artists


    Kunstmuseum Basel

  • 09. September 2021 - 19. September 2021

    ZeitRäume Basel – biennial festival of new music and architecture

    ZeitRäume Association

    ZeitRäume Basel, the biennial festival of new music and architecture, takes place from 09 to 19 September 2021.


    Basel City, Basel-Landschaft, Germany and France