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Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel.

Fondation Beyeler

Discover masterpieces of Classic Modernism from Cézanne, van Gogh, Klee, Miró and Picasso through to Warhol and Rothko at the Fondation Beyeler in Riehen near Basel. You too can visit one of the most renowned private art collections.

The Fondation Beyeler in Riehen near Basel is internationally renowned for the quality of its exhibitions, and is home to an excellent collection of works from classic modern and contemporary art. This includes masterpieces from Monet, Picasso, Klee, Matisse, Rothko, Giacometti, Warhol, Richter and many others. The museum building by top architect Renzo Piano is located in an idyllic park with a superb view of the countryside. The museum shows temporary exhibitions from its collection and from the most famous international museums and private collections. The museum celebrates its 20th year in 2017; more than 6 million art enthusiasts have visited the Fondation Beyeler since it opened in 1997. You can also benefit from reduced RailAway combined offers!

  • Art, knowledge & museums


Thanks to the RailAway combined you will benefit from:

  • 10% reduction on the public transport journey to Basel SBB and back.
  • 10% reduction on the transfer in the regional network TNW: from Basel SBB station, take tram no. 2 towards Badischer Bahnhof to the terminus, then change to tram no. 6 towards Riehen Grenze to Fondation Beyeler and back.
  • 10% reduction on admission.

Offer valid: 11 December 2016 to 31 July 2017.



Tobias Rehberger – 24 Stops

From 2016


Kandinsky, Marc & Der Blaue Reiter

Up to 22 January 2017



22 January to 28 May 2017


Wolfgang Tillmans

28 May to 1 October 2017

Exhibition venueFondation Beyeler
Baselstrasse 101
4125 Riehen/Basel


German, French, English

Opening hours

Daily 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wednesdays 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
On Mondays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Wednesdays from 5 to 8 p.m., the cost of admission on the door is reduced (except for public holidays).

Guided tours

Public guided tours: Monday to Sunday, information at, “Calendar”


Information and tips.

  • To plan your travel: timetable
  • Transfer: from Basel station with the tram route no. 2 direction Badischer Bahnhof to terminus, change to tram route no. 6 direction Riehen Grenze to Fondation Beyeler. Transfer time approx. 25 minutes. Or direct by train from Basel SBB to Riehen, then approx. 5 minutes’ walk.
  • Offer is wheelchair accessible.
  • Info:, Tel. 061 645 97 00.



Extend your visit to the region by staying overnight in a hotel.


RailAway combined offer.

Included in the reduced combined offer price: public transport journey (10%) to Basel SBB and back, transfer (10% on S-Bahn/tram) and admission (10%). Price examples: 2nd class, in CHF.

St Gallen85.00142.00
Zurich main station64.20100.60

Offer valid: 11 December 2016 to 31 July 2017.

Further reductions:
With the Junior travelcard: the offer is free of charge.
With the GA travelcard: CHF 25.20, redeem reduced admission before travelling.
Children and you people up to 24 years: the offer is free of charge.
Students up to 30 years/recipients of IV pensions with ID: CHF 14.40/CHF 4.40 reduction, redeem reduced RailAway combined offer before travelling.

Additional information:

  • The national ticket is valid for 3 days. On the TNW regional fare network the offer is valid for 1 day.
  • The national OnlineTicket is valid for 1 day for the outward journey and 1 day for the return journey within a 3-day period. On the TNW regional network the offer is valid for 1 day.
  • The RailAway combined offer is also available without the Half-Fare travelcard and for 1st class.

The price examples are calculated for the usual routing.
Prices include VAT. Prices and product specifications subject to modifications.
Prices effective: 11 December 2016.

Information for sales:
Up to 22.1.2017
OR art. no. 5172
TNW art. no. 5173

23.1 to 28.5.2017
OR art. no. 6273
TNW art. no. 6691

From 28.5.2017
OR art. no. 5170
TNW art. no. 5174



You can obtain this RailAway combined offer:

  • Online.
  • From the Rail Service Helpdesk 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min. from the Swiss fixed-line network).
  • At railway station ticket counters (opening hours).

Please note: You can only obtain this reduced RailAway combined offer at the points of sale given above.


Offer information:
Rail Service
0900 300 300
(CHF 1.19/min. from the Swiss
fixed-line network)
or at your station.

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