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St. Jakobshalle Basel

Description Conference Center

Description Conference Center

Are you looking for a relaxed place for your next conference or celebration where you can focus exclusively on taking care of your guests? Look no further than the St. Jakobshalle in Basel. The well-known location covering a total of 22,000 m2 offers a variety of rooms and spaces. The experienced St. Jakobshalle team has the know-how, creativity and motivation to develop a spatial concept tailored to your event and needs. St. Jakobshalle Basel is the ideal venue for a wide range of events; take a look for yourself.

Between 2016 and 2018 the St. Jakobshalle will be comprehensively renovated and its technology upgraded to state-of-the-art. In addition, spectator capacity will be increased from 9,000 to 12,000 seats. However, the hall will always be open for events. Once the refurbishment is completed, it will be one of the most sought-after addresses both in Switzerland and abroad.

Facilities & information


  • Modern

Maximum number of people depending on seating arrangement

  • Banquet 2000
  • Seminar 7000
  • Standing Reception 3500
  • Theatre 9000

Suitable for

  • Banquets
  • Cocktails / Drinks receptions
  • Vehicle presentations
  • Congresses
  • Meetings


  • Meeting rooms 7
  • Capacity 9000
  • Room size (sqm) 3500


  • Basel

Conference Equipment

Standard equipment

  • Digital Projector
  • Stage
  • Flip chart
  • Projection screen

Telecommunications and data equipment

  • Screens

Sound, lighting and projection equipment

  • Audio equipment
  • Microphone

Getting there

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