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Head of Oversight

Philip Glatthaar

[Translate to EN:] Leiter Aufsicht: Philip Glatthaar


Born in Basel. After an apprenticeship as a dental technician worked for various dental laboratories before opening one of his own. While self-employed completed a part-time course in dental prosthetics at the School of Dental Prosthetics in Zurich. After fifteen years in the business decided to change course. Gained a foothold in museum security through his work for a facility management provider. Several years as supervisor at an establishment of international renown. Joined Basel Historical Museum as deputy head of objects, later becoming head of objects with a diverse remit. Philip Glatthaar lives in Basel with his partner of many years’ standing.


Basel Historical Museum
Management & administration
Steinenberg 4
PO box
CH – 4001 Basel

Reception: +41 61 205 86 00

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