×
Notice
This website or its third-party tools use cookies, which are necessary to its functioning and required to achieve the purposes illustrated in the cookie policy.
If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the cookie policy.
By closing this banner, scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse otherwise, you agree to the use of cookies.
To accept | Read more
HeaderMain-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0020022
HeaderContext-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010008
HeaderBreadcrumb-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010009

Cathedral in Basel  

HeaderPageTitle-GetPartialViewNoCache = 0,0010008
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0
Overall Evaluation
  
Rank 3# on 16
number of ratings 1
AttractionDetailTopContainer-GetPartialView = 0,0070069
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
MapSinglePin-GetPartialView = 0,0010004
CommonPluginEuropeAssistence-GetPartialView = 0

Reviews Cathedral

Write your review about Cathedral
Level 100     4 Trophy    Viaggia: Con amici, Con la famiglia
Overall rating
The Münster is considered to be among the main sights of Basel. The reformed church stands as a testimony to Gothic and Romanesque architecture. The cathedral depicts the varied historical aspects along with a unique tradition of church services and... more musical events. The first traces of the cathedral date from the Carolingian period. It was destroyed in 917 when the city of Basel was attacked by the Hungarians. Emperor Henry II endowed the city with a splendid cathedral at the beginning of the 11th century. However in the last quarter of the 12th century, the cathedral was restored and made into a Romanesque building replicating Gothic style and structure. Today this square is used as a centre for all kinds of events and serves as an outdoor area for people to meet. With its multicoloured roof tiles, twin towers and red sandstone walls, the Cathedral is a must-see feature of the city. The tomb of Erasmus of Rotterdam, the choir, the crypt, the two cloisters and the Galluspforte stand as a proof to the eventful history of its construction over several centuries.
AttractionDetailReviewList-GetPartialView = 0,0160158

Do you know Basel? Tell us you opinion!

Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Move the pointer on the adjective that best represents this destination
General:
Horrible
Wonderful
ReviewAddReview-GetPartialView = 0,0040038

Landmarks and Historic sites near Cathedral

AttractionListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0,0040039
HotelListNear_2xN-GetPartialView = 0,0170162
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
AttractionFilterListOther-GetPartialView = 0,003003
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010027
VideoListGuideNewsletter-GetPartialView = 0
ReviewLatestSmall-GetPartialView = 0,0030025

Search for offers in Basel

HotelSearch-GetPartialView = 0,0100094

The carry-on guide

Free Download
Basel PDF Guide
GuideList-GetPartialView = 0,0010008
CommonInfoZoneInfo-GetPartialView = 0,0020017
Gallery_3xN_Small-GetPartialView = 0,0060047
JoinUs-GetPartialView = 0,0010009
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010013
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0
Footer-GetPartialView = 0,0020017
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0,0010017
AdvValica-GetPartialView = 0