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VitraHaus reopens on 1 December 2020

The VitraHaus – Vitra’s flagship store in Weil am Rhein – as well as the Vitra Design Museum Shop will be opening again to visitors as of Tuesday, 1 December, from 12 to 5pm daily. The Vitra Design Museum, Vitra Schaudepot and Depot Deli remain closed at the current time. The VitraHaus Café offers a winter take-away service at the Airstream Kiosk in front of the VitraHaus.

The safety and health of both visitors and employees will continue to be of utmost priority with the reopening. Comprehensive safety and hygiene concepts have been implemented in accordance with governmental regulations and in consultation with a medical task force.

From 1 December 2020, the first floor of the VitraHaus will be transformed into an atmospheric ‘Winter Village’. Visitors are invited to discover a selection of special gift ideas from Vitra and third-party producers, which are only available during this limited period. More information.

You can also follow our activities via our social media channels and our newsletters.

Vitra Campus
Charles-Eames-Str. 2
D-79576 Weil am Rhein

+49 (0)7621 702 3500
vitrahaus@vitra.com

VitraHaus, Interior Studio and Shop
Mon-Sun: 12-5pm
24 December: 10am-2pm

The Vitra Design Museum, Vitra Schaudepot, Depot Deli and VitraHaus Café will be temporarily closed. The VitraHaus Café offers a winter take-away service at the Airstream kiosk in front of the VitraHaus.

Directions

With public transportation:

  • From train station Basel Badischer Bahnhof: Bus 55 to bus stop “Vitra“ (approx. 15 min) or by train with the Deutsche Bahn to Weil am Rhein (one stop, approx. 5 min).*

  • From train station Basel SBB, Barfüsserplatz, Claraplatz, Kleinhüningen: Tram 8 to terminal stop “Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum“.*

  • From Euroairport Basel/Mulhouse: Bus 50 to train station Basel SBB (approx. 15 min), change to Tram 8 to terminal stop “Weil am Rhein Bahnhof/Zentrum“.*

  • From train station Weil am Rhein: Follow the signs to the Vitra Campus along Müllheimer Str. (duration approx. 15 min, walking distance approx. 1 km).
* Note: Please check your ticket to ensure that it is valid in Germany.


By car:
  • From Germany: Autobahn A5 Karlsruhe-Basel, exit 69 Weil am Rhein, turn left and follow the signs to the Vitra Design Museum.

  • From Switzerland: Autobahn A5 Basel-Karlsruhe, exit 69 Weil am Rhein, turn left and follow the signs to the Vitra Design Museum.

  • From France: From Strasbourg via border crossing at Palmrain Bridge (D), E 35 to the Vitra Campus.

Shuttle service «24 Stops»:
  • From Fondation Beyeler, Riehen (Switzerland): On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays (March – October) at 11:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. from departure point «Waterspout» by Tobias Rehberger (Bachtelenweg). 6 Euros per person, children free. Pay (cash only) on the «24 Stops» shuttle. No minimum number of passengers. Please find more information here.

Directions map (PDF)


Extra Tips

If you want to spend time in the Basel region - at the tripoint where three countries meet - as well as at the Vitra Campus, here are a few tips:

Museums / gastronomy
Basel Museum of Fine Arts
Fondation Beyeler
Restaurants in Basel
Schaulager
The Museum Pass
Tinguely Museum

Tourism
Alsace
Basel
Southern Germany

Public transport connection
BVB (Basel)
RVL (Lörrach)
SBB (Basel)