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Thomas Hofmeier

[Translate to EN:] Leiter Bildung & Vermittlung: Thomas Hofmeier

Biography

Thomas Hofmeier - born in 1969, raised in Balsthal - studied Egyptology, Near Eastern Archaeology and Comparative Religion at the Universities of Basel and Bern. During his studies he began working as a mediator in Basel museums, since 2006 also at the Historisches Museum Basel, where he became head of the Education & Mediation Department in 2017. His research on alchemy led him to the history of Basel, once the capital of this mysterious art. Books are his great passion: he collects, reads and designs them; sometimes he writes one himself. He lives in Basel with his turtle.

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

Reception: +41 61 205 86 00
Message: +41 61 205 86 02
historisches.museum(at)bs.ch

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