Jean Tinguely Museum
Paul Sacher-Anlage 2, 4002 Basel Route Planner
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daily except Mon 11am-6pm - guided tour Sun-11.30am (included in admission charge)


This museum designed by the architect Mario Botta, devoted to the Swiss sculptor Jean Tinguely (1925-1991), the prolific creator of machine-sculptures and fanciful mobiles, is located in Solitude Park on the banks of the Rhine. The path follows the development of the artist's work from the 50s to the 80s finishes at the Grosse Méta Maxi-Maxi Utopia (1987), a major work.


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