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Lovely in summer

Can get quite busy at lunch times in summer. Watch out for the sprinklers lovely play park for... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Basel, Switzerland
Not a lot of Solitude available

This is a lovely park outside the Tinguely museum on the outskirts of Basel city. Dotted with a few... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Barry A
Colchester, United Kingdom
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1 Nov 2018
“Lovely in summer”
30 Aug 2018
“Not a lot of Solitude available”
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Solitude-Promenade, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

Can get quite busy at lunch times in summer. Watch out for the sprinklers lovely play park for kids and randomly dotted art to enjoy while you walk

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 31chazm
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is a lovely park outside the Tinguely museum on the outskirts of Basel city. Dotted with a few art installations and a Jean Tinguely fountain it is a lovely spot for a picnic or just to site and read. When I visited it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barry A
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We loved our afternoon walk through this park. So clean, nice washroom facilities, great place for families and the arbutus trees are amazing. Nice walk along the Rhine river.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank beachbumsNovaScotia
Reviewed 2 July 2017

A lovely park, where you can easily spent a couple of hours with your kids playing Frisbee or badminton. A fountain is from the same architect, who created Tinguely-Brunnen fountain in the city center. There is also a museum of Tinguely - Swiss painter and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A tip: In summer time you can order your picnic basket from Chez Jeannot restaurant at Tinguely museum. Make sure that you do that in time and you can choose from three different types of baskets, all 24 CHF pp. (wine excluded). In the park...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Dzinni
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is a great place to relax and let the kids have fun and amuse themselves. See people plays Bowls. Find all the interesting sculpture, landmarks.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Paulsview
Reviewed 13 March 2016

The park itself was rather quiet on my visit, but the promenade leading to the park was well used with bikers, joggers and walkers all passing through the area. The park has benches, a children’s play area, fountains, a covered pavilion and architecture around the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 16 February 2016

in summer very nice to have a walk! an why not a pic nic. You have there a few tables for pic nic. Very romantic place and also a wonderful place for childrens. Solitude park belong to Roche.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Familie_Schlaepfer
Reviewed 26 November 2015

This was lovely and runs right along the River Rhine. The sun was out and the temps were nice. Really enjoyed the park, but watch out for the joggers :).

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We always pass through this pleasant park overlooking the Rhine on our way for a swim in the Rhine. It's a pleasant surrounding, with many benches, works of art and water fountains.

Date of experience: August 2015
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2 February 2015|
Response from 924gabei |
There is a shallow splash pool for kids in the summer and a little outdoor shower to rinse off but no spa facilities.