Foyer 2nd floor

The heart of the Congress Center Basel

The 2,400 mfoyer on the second floor forms the heart of the Congress Center Basel - a multifunctional communication platform par excellence. Whether you are organizing a banquet, a reception, a presentation or an exhibition, the foyer provides an ideal setting, complete with a bar, cloakroom, registration area and informaiton desk. This hall is characterized by the impressive architecture of its main staircase, the inviting terrace and its abundance of space. From the foyer, you have direct access to the Auditorium Montral and the twin halls Sydney, Singapore and as well as to the six smaller rooms RioGuangzhouHongkong,MexicoMiami and Nairobi.

Heart of the Congress Center Basel

Technical data Foyer 2nd floor

 m2      2'470
 Clear height (max.)  variable
 Concert seating     --
 Seminar seating  --
 Banquet seating  1'034
 Stage/podium  flexible installation
 Sound system   flexible installation                
 Simultaneous interpretation system        --            
 Cabins for interpreters         --
 Video and data projection                flexible installation           
 Film screen  flexible installation
 Lighting system     flexible installation

Facts Foyer 2nd floor

  • Congress Center Basel, 2nd floor, open staircase and escalators to the 3rd floor

  • Heart of the Congress Center Basel

  • Multifunctional communication platform

  • Particularly suited for banquets, receptions, presentations, exhibitions

  • Integrated bar, cloakroom, registration area, information desk

  • Fully air-conditioned

  • Direct access to 3 large congress halls (Sydney, Singapore, Montreal) and to 6 smaller rooms (Rio, Guangzhou, Hongkong, Mexico, Miami, Nairobi)

  • Room height 2.4 to 8.5 m

  • Exhibition area (for stands) up to 600 m2 net

  • Capacity for banquets for up to 1,000 people, cocktails and receptions for up to 2,000 people

  • Electrical and telecommunications connections

  • Decorative lighting

  • Sound system for announcements and background music

  • Goods lift with load-bearing capacity of up to 6,000 kg

  • Oak-strip parquet flooring

  • Load 2nd floor 600 kg/m2