Bookstore / Shop

The bookstore’s main branch is located inside the Kunstmuseum Basel | main building, which is closed for alterations and renovations until mid-April 2016.

The branch store inside the Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart remains open.

Bookstore / shop at the Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart

Tue–Sun 10am–6pm, closed Mon

St. Alban-Rheinweg 60, CH-4010 Basel
Telefon 061 206 63 50, Fax 061 272 80 62‎@‎


Visit our online shop to order current exhibition catalogues from the Kunstmuseum Basel, collection catalogues, artists’ editions, and posters and postcards.

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Bookstore / shop at the Kunstmuseum Basel

Closed until mid-April for alterations and renovations.

St. Alban-Graben 16
CH-4010 Basel
Tel. +41 61 206 62 82
Fax +41 61 206 62 84


  • Exhibition catalogues
  • Coffee-table books on art
  • Artist’s biographies
  • Art encyclopedias and reference books
  • Scholarly literature on art
  • Current art journals
  • Children’s books / art for children
  • Multimedia: art videos and CD-ROMs
  • Art prints and exhibition posters
  • Art postcards and folded cards with envelopes
  • Games, gifts, souvenirs (T-shirts, ties, silk scarves, watches, puzzles, pairs games, jewelry, etc.)
  • Limited-edition accessories

Books-on-order service

We will procure any book (including general-readership literature) that is in print anywhere in the world.
To order, simply email your order or request to‎@‎—we will fulfill your order promptly.

Membership discount

Members of the Friends of the Kunstmuseum Basel are eligible for a 10% discount on all sales, including online sales.

Shipping fees

Please note our General Terms and Conditions (in German).