Tickets are available online, at the ticket counters in our Neubau as well as at the information desk of the Hauptbau as well as at Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart.

All our venues are accessible without a specific time slot. In times of high visitor frequency, a short waiting time may be expected. We thank you for your understanding.

Exhibition tickets

Collection & all exhibitions

Adults over 20 years

16 CHF / 15 €

Teenagers 13-19 years

8 CHF / 8 €

Students 20-30 years

8 CHF / 8 €

Disabled visitors with ID

8 CHF / 8 €

Groups (over 9 people)

8 CHF / 8 €


8 CHF / 8 €

Children up to 13 years


Donors of the Kunstmuseum Basel

Swiss Museum Pass (incl. Raiffeisencard, only for members)

Freunde Kunstmuseum Basel

Schools BS (canton Basel-Stadt) / BL (canton Basel-Land)

Persons accompanying people with special needs who require assistance

Youth groups BS (canton Basel-Stadt) / BL (canton Basel-Land)

Colour Key

Companions of Children and Teenager groups (min. 5 persons) under 20


Kunsthistorisches Seminar BS / Schule für Gestaltung Basel (SfG)

Artists with artist identity card IAA AIAP (Unesco card)

Staff Basel Museums


Freiwilliger Museumsverein Basel

Freiwillige Akademische Gesellschaft Basel

Refugees and asylum seekers

Guided Tours

Public Guided Tours

Tickets to the public guided tours may be purchased at the museum cash or online.

Public guided tours

admission + 5 CHF

Wednesday matinee

10 CHF

Family tours for adults

admission + 5 CHF

Family tours for children


Kids Workshops

15 CHF

Kids Workshops (with Familienpass

10 CHF

Open studio


Private Guided Tours

Small group rate up to max. 10 persons

Special exhibition/architecture (60 Min)

380 CHF

Special exhibition/architecture (90 Min)

480 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (60 Min)

280 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (90 Min)

380 CHF

Small group rate up to max. 15 persons

Special exhibition/architecture (60 Min)

470 CHF

Special exhibition/architecture (90 Min)

570 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (60 Min)

320 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (90 Min)

420 CHF

Group rate up to max. 25 persons

Special exhibition/architecture (60 Min)

550 CHF

Special exhibition/architecture (90 Min)

650 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (60 Min)

450 CHF

Collection/Exhibitions (90 Min)

550 CHF

Private group tours can be booked at [email protected].

Guided tours for school groups

Guided tours for school groups from Basel and Basel-Land (25 persons max.)


Guided tours for school groups from other cantons and outside CH (25 persons max., 60 min.)

220 CHF

Guided tours for school groups from other cantons and outside CH (25 persons max., 90 min.)

250 CHF

Guided tours for school groups from other cantons and outside CH (25 persons max., 120 min.)

300 CHF

Cooperation partners

Picasso – El Greco

Buy your ticket to the special exhibition Picasso – El Greco online already now. Only a small contingent of tickets is available on site.

Solidarity with refugees

Refugees and asylum seekers living in Basel-Stadt or Basellandschaft receive free admission to the collection. Please show the residence permit with the status S (in need of protection), N (asylum seekers), F (provisionally admitted) or B (with the addition "refugee status") at the cash desk. People from Ukraine who do not have an "S permit" will be admitted free of charge with an identity card or proof that they have lived in Ukraine.

Free entrance

Admission to the collection is free at the following times:
Tue–Fri: 5–6pm
Wed: 5–8pm
Every first Sunday of the month


The Kunstmuseum Basel offers gift vouchers for All-in-One tickets. These vouchers can be purchased at our ticket offices and information points as well as online in our webshop.

The following cooperation partners of the Kunstmuseum Basel offer attractive deals for museum visitors.

Your admission ticket to 345 museums, castles and gardens in Germany, France and Switzerland.