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Wild Basel Country. On the Trail of Flora and Fauna

Exhibitions
Wild Basel Country. On the Trail of Flora and Fauna
Wild Basel Country. On the Trail of Flora and Fauna
Wild Basel Country. On the Trail of Flora and Fauna

There's a blossoming, growing, crawling and flying - and we humans are in the midst of it. Nature is everywhere. Whether in the service lane or in dead wood - life often seeks out curious paths.

The new permanent exhibition in the Museum.BL. deals with the diversity of life and takes visitors on a voyage of discovery to the natural riches of Basel Country. It shows an amazing diversity of species - from the grass snake and the honey buzzard to the Eurasian lynx. Both adults and children can enjoy playing the role of a nature researcher and finding the hidden natural treasures that are waiting to be discovered on their doorstep. For Basel Country is wilder than many people realise.
This exhibition is available in
German

Museum details

Address
Zeughausplatz 28
4410
Liestal
+41 61 552 59 86
Opening hours

47.48512, 7.735471

Georgios Kefalas
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FEBL: With the class in the museum.BL

The great spotted woodpecker takes you on a journey through the world of birds: Why are there such different beak shapes? Why aren't all eggs white? Is the toucan a woodpecker and are birds really ...

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Time Slips
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Time Slips for private individuals

Together, people with dementia invent stories about works of art from the collections of Baselland Archaeology and Museum. This special activity and the exchange of ideas has a positive effect on ...

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Satinband mit Blumenmuster
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Silk ribbon. Capital, art & crisis - a guided tour for people with visual impairments

What does the inconspicuous spinning thread of an Asian butterfly have to do with the rise and fall of an entire industry in the Basel region? The silk ribbon industry, which dates back to the 16th ...

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Museum.BL
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Wild Baselbiet. On the trail of animals and plants

It blooms, grows, crawls and flies. And we humans are right in the middle of it all. A journey of discovery to the natural treasures of the Basel region. Free admission to the museum, no advance ...

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Torben Weber @Museum.BL
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Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

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Archäologie und Museum Baselland
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Museum bar: Experience ruins in new dimensions. The renovation of Farnsburg Castle (2019-2023)

The after-work series at Museum.BL: immerse yourself in a topic for half an hour and then discuss it at the museum bar. With Christoph Reding, Farnsburg renovation project manager

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Der Buntspecht und der Paradiesvogel
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Festival of Nature - Theater tour: The great spotted woodpecker and the bird of paradise

In search of the bird of paradise, the great spotted woodpecker takes you on a journey from the seashore to the rainforest - and you'll get to talk to all kinds of birds along the way: Why does the ...

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NGBL: Preisverleihung
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NGBL: Award ceremony and presentation by the prizewinner

The Naturforschende Gesellschaft Baselland NGBL awards the "Franz Leuthardt Prize" in recognition of outstanding research work and special services to the natural sciences in the region. The award ...

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Georgios Kefalas
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Guided tour: In search of the bird of paradise

The search for the bird of paradise takes us on a journey through the labyrinth of nature. We encounter a wide variety of birds - colorful, weird and unknown - and their habitats. The 80 or so bird ...

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Torben Weber @Museum.BL
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Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

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Hanro-Sammlung
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The Hanro collection. Public guided tours in the depot

Elegant underwear and nightwear, outerwear and swimwear from Hanro: the textiles made from jersey were a novelty in the fashion world and in demand internationally. The guided tour of the Hanro ...

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Time Slips
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Time Slips for private individuals

Together, people with dementia invent stories about works of art from the collections of Baselland Archaeology and Museum. This special activity and the exchange of ideas has a positive effect on ...

Event
Torben Weber @Museum.BL
-
Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

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Museum.BL
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Themed tour hibernation

Deer, frogs and hedgehogs - what do they do when it's snowing outside? A themed tour through the exhibition "Wild Baselbiet. On the trail of animals and plants". The guided tour "Hibernation" takes a ...

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Hanro-Sammlung
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The Hanro collection. Public guided tours in the depot

Elegant underwear and nightwear, outerwear and swimwear from Hanro: the textiles made from jersey were a novelty in the fashion world and in demand internationally. The guided tour of the Hanro ...

Event
Torben Weber @Museum.BL
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Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

Event
Satinband mit Blumenmuster
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Silk ribbon. Capital, art & crisis - a guided tour for people with visual impairments

What does the inconspicuous spinning thread of an Asian butterfly have to do with the rise and fall of an entire industry in the Basel region? The silk ribbon industry, which dates back to the 16th ...

Event
Museum.BL
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Wild Baselbiet. On the trail of animals and plants

It blooms, grows, crawls and flies. And we humans are right in the middle of it all. A journey of discovery to the natural treasures of the Basel region. Free admission to the museum, no advance ...

Event
Museum.BL
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Guided tour: Silk ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis

What does the inconspicuous spinning thread of an Asian butterfly have to do with the rise and fall of an entire industry in the Basel region? The exhibition shows life around the loom, the creation ...

Event
Torben Weber @Museum.BL
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Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

Event
Hanro-Sammlung
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The Hanro collection. Public guided tours in the depot

Elegant underwear and nightwear, outerwear and swimwear from Hanro: the textiles made from jersey were a novelty in the fashion world and in demand internationally. The guided tour of the Hanro ...

Event
Museum.BL
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Theater tour: The silk ribbon. From the life of a Baselbieter Posamenterin

During the theater tour of the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, art and crisis", you will get to know the silk ribbon weaver Elsbeth from the Föiflibertal. She will take you on a journey to the Basel ...

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Torben Weber @Museum.BL
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Loom demonstrations

The weaver demonstrates the various ribbon looms in the exhibition "Silk Ribbon. Capital, Art & Crisis" and shows how decorative ribbons are created with shuttle and silk threads. Weaving takes place ...

Event
Hanro-Sammlung
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The Hanro collection. Public guided tours in the depot

Elegant underwear and nightwear, outerwear and swimwear from Hanro: the textiles made from jersey were a novelty in the fashion world and in demand internationally. The guided tour of the Hanro ...

Event