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Peterskirche

Peterskirchplatz 8, Basel 4051, Switzerland
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Peacefulness

Situated nearby the Botanical Garden and in a quiet and green neighborhood of Basel, this church... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
ilGrec0
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Thessaloniki Region, Greece
Nice Square

The church was closed on the two occasions we went to the square. There was a market on one day and... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Maurs78
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Dundalk, Ireland
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
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26 May 2017
“Peacefulness”
1 Feb 2017
“Nice Square”
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Peterskirchplatz 8, Basel 4051, Switzerland
Altstadt
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Situated nearby the Botanical Garden and in a quiet and green neighborhood of Basel, this church may offer a relaxing stop. Enjoy the peacefulness and the total tranquility of the place and then visit the Botanical Garden, which is just in a 5 minutes distance.

Thank ilGrec0
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The church was closed on the two occasions we went to the square. There was a market on one day and it was interesting to see what people were selling.

Thank Maurs78
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Did not get to go inside but a beautiful building in a quaint park - We all stopped and looked around the grounds . Lovely.

Thank momma_christa
Reviewed 7 July 2016

While staying at the hotel Rochat, I heard a choir singing, It was enjoyable to listen to a local choir sing.

1  Thank Russell E
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Third church we visited in Basel and its interior is very beautiful indeed. We had the church to ourselves and could enjoy its quietness and serenity. Here are marvellous wall murals worth a trip to Basel on their own. Don't miss the side chapel for...More

1  Thank FoodieArch
Reviewed 11 March 2016

A beautiful church on top of the Medieval part of Basel, it has some original wall paintings from 12th/13th century which they uncovered and is just a nice building in gemeral. If you can go see a concert I would recommend it, I was lucky...More

1  Thank MissOesch
Reviewed 26 August 2015

A surprise interior, with the most exquisite fresco fragments, well preserved. There were little explanation leaflets scattered around the church. We spent longer than we thought we would.

1  Thank Roni R
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a must see when in the area near the university. It is so pretty inside. Not fancy, but has a really nice feel. There is also a market in the platz on Saturday 7.30 am to 4 pm. This is more of a...More

1  Thank BeccainPA
Reviewed 10 September 2014

The Peterskirche interior has a flat ceiling with arched side stone pillars. There are old markers all along the wall. Make a point to walk behind the altar and see all of the old paintings that have began to fade as well as some of...More

1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 4 July 2012

not that special though, Munster cathedral is the one to look at

3  Thank 187823Gabriele
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