City tour Basel theatrical prison escapees

Provided by: Basel Tourismus

About this Guided private tour

Travel back to the year 1850 and learn extraordinary things about Basel in a witty, entertaining and theatrical city tour.

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About this Guided private tour

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FromCHF 32Per Person
This tour was booked from more than 253 people.

About this Guided private tour

Travel back to the year 1850 and learn extraordinary things about Basel in a witty, entertaining and theatrical city tour.

clockBook forDec 8, 2021
smartphoneMobile ticket accepted
protectionFree cancellation

Highlights

Journey to the year 1850 and find out how life was back then in Basel

Experience a funny, informative and theatrical city tour

Get to know Basel on a guided city tour with professional escort

Accompany prison escapees and other entertaining personalities through the old town of Basel and learn unusual stories and anecdotes along the way

Includes

75 minute guided tour

Experienced city guide

Description

Visit a well-off city palace in the middle of Basel's old town. During the theatrical tour with the maid Emma Munzinger you will learn everything about the life in the estate and its rulers. Chat with her and learn all about the secrets of the household.

You can expect an unusual, theatrical guided tour through the city of Basel with funny anecdotes and stories!

Meeting point: Leonhardskirche.

Meet the jailbird and his accomplice at about 18:00 and go on an unusual walk through Basel.

You will find out: why there are deer in the city moat and what bacon pieces have to do in a church service.

You will meet: a married couple, a rector, the police and other eccentric personalities from the 19th century

End point: Spalentor.

At about 19:15 the tour ends at the Spalentor.

Practical information:

  • Languages offered: German
  • Suitable for groups

Swiss Activities Tip

Visit the city market on Basel's market square between Tuesday and Saturday. Discover local products as well as regional specialties and delicacies for sale here from vendors from the region.

Important Information

  • Tour is not cancelable

Meeting Points

Kohlenberg 20, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

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