Geburtsort (Birthplace)

Grellingerstrasse 42 (the house on the left) was the only one in a row of houses which has been torn down and completely rebuilt. However, the adjacent houses give a good idea of what Karl Barth’s birth place must have looked like. Barth was born here on May 10, 1886.

HOW TO GET THERE

Address: Grellingerstrasse 42, CH-4052 Basel

  • Same tramline as to Karl Barth-Platz but leave the tram one stop before at „Grellingerstrasse“