Basel Carnival Backstory: History Explained

Original Sujet (theme) and Larve (mask) drafts by Paul Rudin for the Olympia 1921: "Dr Kunscht-Papst". Symbolic Image for article about the history of the Carnival in Basel.
The Carnival of Basel in the 18th century

Explore the 18th-century Carnival of Basel through the lens of a local historian and festival-goer. Experience the vibrancy of tradition, the echo of history, and the magic of community bonding that

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