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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, the most visited art museum in Switzerland, is home to an outstanding collection of works by internationally recognised artists from classic modern and contemporary art. In the light, purist rooms of the building by architect, Renzo Piano, which is in an idyllic location in Berower Park, the museum presents works by Picasso, Max Ernst, Klee, Van Gogh, Miró, Rothko, Monet, Mondrian, Kandinsky, Alexander Calder, Matisse and many others, in changing exhibitions as well as temporary exhibitions with loans from important museums and other private collections. 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 train 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: 1 August 2016 to 31 January 2017.



Jean Dubuffet
Up to 8 May 2016

Alexander Calder & Fischli/Weiss
29 May to 4 September 2016


Roni Horn – The Selected GiftsUp to 1 January 2017

Tobias Rehberger – 24 StopsFrom 12 June 2016


Kandinsky, Marc & Der Blaue Reiter4 September 2016 to 22 January 2017


Claude Monet22 January to 28 May 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: rail journey (10%) to Basel SBB and back, transfer (10% on S-Bahn/tram) and admission (10%). Price examples: valid up to 22 January 2017, 2nd class, in CHF.

St Gallen81.00137.20
Zurich main station60.4095.80

Offer valid: 1 August 2016 to 31 January 2017.

Further reductions:
With the Junior travelcard:
For children 6 to 10 years with two adults, the whole offer is free of charge.
With the GA travelcard: CHF 22.60, redeem reduced admission before travelling.
For young people 11–19/students up to 30 years/ recipients of IV pensions: CHF 17.20/CHF 11.80/CHF 4.60 reduction.

Additional information:

  • The national rail 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: 1 August 2016.

Information for sales:
Up to 4.9.2016
OR art. no. 6273
TNW art. no. 6691

OR art. no. 5172
TNW art. no. 5173

From 23.1.2017
OR art. no. 6273
TNW art. no. 6691



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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