Reopening of the Paul Sacher Foundation

The Paul Sacher Foundation is open again to visitors since 3 January 2022. The number of workplaces in the reading rooms has been adjusted to comply with the required physical distancing measures. It is therefore advisable to register as early as possible.

Guest scholars are requested to submit a COVID certificate according to 2G-requirements (vaccination or recovery). Face coverings continue to be required.


Contact & Information

Paul Sacher Stiftung
Münsterplatz 4, CH-4051 Basel
Switzerland
Phone:  +41 61 269 66 44
Fax:  +41 61 261 91 83

Visitors are asked to arrange an appointment with the secretary in due time.
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Visiting hours
Our opening hours are Monday to Friday, 9 am - 12 and 1 pm - 4.45 pm.

Holidays
The Foundation will remain closed for visitors on the following days:

20 – 31 Dec 2021 Christmas/New Year 2021/22
7 – 11 Mar 2022 Carnival
15 – 18 Apr 2022 Easter
26 + 27 May 2022 Ascension Day
6 Jun 2022 Whit Monday
4 Jul – 5 Aug 2022 Summer holidays
26 Dec 2022 – 6 Jan 2023 Christmas/New Year 2022/23
27 Feb – 3 Mar 2023 Carnival
7 – 10 Apr 2023 Easter
1 May 2023 Labor Day
18 + 19 May 2023 Ascension Day
29 May 2023 Whit Monday
3 Jul – 4 Aug 2023 Summer holidays