City market

The City Market on Marktplatz offers fresh and seasonal goods.
The City Market on Marktplatz offers fresh and seasonal goods.

Number 1 fresh goods market

For regional producers, the city’s most traditional and biggest fresh goods market is a matter close to their hearts. Located in front of the historic City Hall, the market is a colourful event not just on sunny days, offering an abundance of delicacies and specialities such as vegetables and fruits, flowers, sausages, mushrooms, honey, baked goods, tea and much more. A cup of coffee, a delicious lunch and cosy seating complete the market. The market, which can look back on a long tradition, is situated at the heart of an exclusive business area. Gourmets will find delicacies and specialities from the region, Switzerland and around the world. The friendly marketeers working on this traditional fresh produce market offer great customer service and personal advice.

Opening times

Tuesday to Thursday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

No market on Sundays and public holidays.

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Special opening times

Extended opening hours before public holidays (7 am to 6 pm):
Thursday, 6 April 2023 (Maundy Thursday)
Wednesday, 17 May 2023 (Wednesday before Ascension Day)
Thursday, 8 June 2023 (Corpus Christi)

City Market only until 2 pm:
Friday, 18 August 2023 (event "Em Bebbi sy Jazz")

City market only until 2.30 pm:
Saturday, 18 November 2023 (event "Basler Stadtlauf")
Saturday, 9 December 2023 (event "Harley Niggi Näggi")

Sundays open to the public, each from 1 pm to 6 pm:
Sunday, 10 December 2023
Sunday, 17 December 2023

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