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 fruit and vegetables, flowers, meat, mushrooms, honey, wine, coffee, dried goods, bread, handicrafts, tea and much more. 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.
Tuesday to Thursday from 7.00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 7.00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
No market on Sundays and public holidays.
Special opening times
City Market open from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. (because of the public holidays)
Wednesday 20 May 2020 (Wednesday before Ascension Day)
Thursday 11 June 2020 (Corpus Christi)
City Market open until 2.30 p.m.
(until then the City Market must be cleared completely)
Saturday 28 November 2019 (Event „38. Basler Stadtlauf“)
Saturday 05 December 2019 (Event „Harley Niggi Näggi“)
Opening Sundays, open from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday 13 December 2019
Sunday 20 December 2019
Please note that opening hours can change at short notice.
Adjustments due to the Corona pandemic
No more than one market visitor may be present at the city market and Schlemmer-Markt per 10 m2 . Access to the grounds is possible via two entrances. Tables and chairs cannot be placed.