Friends of the Kunstmuseum Basel

The Friends support the Kunstmuseum: they acquire new works of art, fund conservation treatments, promote art education and organize excursions.

As a member of the Friends you will profit from the following benefits and discounts:

  • Free admission to the collections and special exhibitions
  • Free admission to all guided tours and gallery talks
  • Regular information on all exhibitions and events
  • Preview of special exhibitions
  • Evening talks in the Prints and Drawing Department in front of originals from the collection
  • Art and study trips
  • Free admission to all lectures organized by the Friends
  • Membership discount on all publications of the Friends, all catalogues of the Kunstmuseum Basel and on the wide assortment in the Museum-Shops (except books and reduced items)
  • Special events for donor members

Current Friends Board
Prof. Dr. Leonhard Burckhardt (President), Dr. Bernhard Mendes Bürgi (ex officio), Dr. Hans Furer (Treasurer), Andres Gruner, Andreas Guth, Dominique Jehle (Vice President), Stephanie Mumenthaler-Grisard, Dora Schärer-Casty, Barbara Schneider, Prof. Luca Selva, Dr. Matthias Zehnder.

Contact and information

Freunde des Kunstmuseums Basel
Postfach 644
CH-4001 Basel
Telefon +41 (0)61 261 45 53
Fax +41 (0)61 261 46 14