Basel, Roche-towers. Bild/Photo: TES.

Urban Development Basel 2050

The forum (Forum Städtebau Basel 2050) offers an exhibition and discussions about the urban development of the city of Basel from yesterday, today and tomorrow. The focus will be on three city models (scale 1:1000) which illustrate how the city has developed over the last sixty years. Coincidentally, the new towers of the town are located directly opposite the towers of the cathedral. The towers of the cathedral are not of the same height either: the oldest is almost two metres lower, just as the oldest tower of Roche is lower than the new tower. (Further information: