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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, 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 outward and return journey in the regional network TNW
  • 10% reduction on admission

Offer valid: 1 February 2014 to 31 January 2015



Odilon Redon
2 February to 18 May 2014


Daros Latinamerica
22 February to 27 April 2014


Gerhard Richter
1 May to 7 September 2014


Calder Gallery
Until 2015

Exhibition venue

Fondation Beyeler
Baselstrasse 101
4125 Riehen/Basel


German, French, English

Opening hours

Daily 10.00 a.m.–6.00 p.m.
Wednesdays 10.00 a.m.–8.00 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: 2nd class, in CHF.

St Gallen77.20129.60
Zurich main station

Offer valid: 1 February 2014 to 31 January 2015

Further reductions:
With the Junior travelcard:
For children 6 to 11 years with two adults, the whole offer is free of charge.
With the GA travelcard: CHF 22.60, redeem admission at the departure station before travelling.
For young people 11–20/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 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 January 2014

In accordance with the applicable statutory provisions, the licensed carriers shall assume liability for any damage in connection with their operations. Any further liability is excluded.

Information for sales:
OR art. no. 6273
N° art. TNW 6691

From 18.5.2014
OR art. no. 5172
TNW art. no. 5173



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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