Situated in Switzerland at the heart of Europe, Basel is one of the continent’s most convenient locations for major events. The Congress Center Basel is in the city centre and easy to get to, while the Old Town, the shopping districts and the city’s many museums and parks are within easy walking distance – and just a few minutes away by public transport.
Congress Center Basel
MCH Messe Schweiz
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WELCOME TO BASEL
Come along on a journey through Basel – a small city of global format. If you have some time before or after the conference, here are some ideas for activities in and around Basel.
BASEL - CULTURE UNLIMITED
Basel is a European cultural centre: Almost 40 museums, some of world renown, such as the 'Fondation Beyeler' and the 'Kunstmuseum', the Basel Theatre staging plays, operas and ballet, as well as 25 further small theatres, a Musical theater, countless galleries, music stages of all sizes and over 40 cinema screens all contribute to a rich cultural life. The city ranks with the European élite in the fine arts, as is demonstrated by its hosting 'Art Basel', the world's leading contemporary art fair.
The official conference language is English.