Alpinarium
Alpinarium

Alpinarium Galtür

The Alpinarium consists of an exhibition, a café, an indoor climbing wall, an internet lounge as well as seminar rooms

The Alpinarium Galtür was conceived as a response to an avalanche tragedy in 1999, which destroyed part of the village of Galtür. One element of the afterwards newly built 345 m long and 19 m high avalanche safety wall, consisting of 700,000 kg of steel, is the Alpinarium. Exactly this combination of show room and barrier wall make this building unique. In other words, it combines safety measures with functional content. In the Alpinarium, there is also a room dedicated to the commemoration of the victims of the tragedy of February 23, 1999.

The exhibition in the Alpinarium guides visitors across the world of mountains and provides information about the formation of the Alps, climate, erosion, precipitations, avalanches as well as their impact on humans. The permanent exhibition "AT THE TOP - stories about Galtür and the world" shows you the connection of Galtür to the world. Furthermore, since 2018 the permanent exhibition is extended by the story of the gentian of Galtür, "Galtürer Enzner", and since 2021 by the temporary exhibition "Ice - a perishable good".

The Alpinarium offers also an indoor climbing wall and a panoramic platform with a 360° view on the mountains of North Tyrol, including the Gorfenspitze and Ballunspitze. The museum has been awarded with the Austrian quality seal "Österreichisches Museumsgütesiegel".

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Opening times

  • Thu 08 Jun 10:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 09 Jun 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10 Jun 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 11 Jun 10:00 - 18:00
  • Mon 12 Jun closed
  • Tue 13 Jun 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 14 Jun 10:00 - 18:00

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Winter 2023 (01/10/2023 - 04/16/2023)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 10:00 - 18:00

Easter 2023 (04/09/2023) 10:00 - 18:00

Easter Monday 2023 (04/10/2023) closed

Spring closure 2023 (04/17/2023 - 05/25/2023)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue closed
  • Wed closed
  • Thu closed
  • Fri closed
  • Sat closed
  • Sun closed

Summer 2023 (05/26/2023 - 09/10/2023)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 10:00 - 18:00

Whit Monday 2023 (05/29/2023) closed

Corpus Christi 2023 (06/08/2023) 10:00 - 18:00

Feast of the Assumption 2023 (08/15/2023) 10:00 - 18:00

Autumn 2023 (09/12/2023 - 10/15/2023)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 10:00 - 18:00

Admission

€ 10.00 adults
€ 9.00 seniors
€ 9.00 students
€ 6.00 people with disabilities
€ 6.00 children and young people (up to 18 years)

€ 15.00 family ticket (1 adult with up to 4 children under 18 years)
€ 20.00 family ticket (2 adults with up to 4 children under 18 years)

€ 3.00 guided tour (per person, min. 5 persons)

combined ticket - Alpinarium and Galtür indoor pool:
€ 11.00 adults
€ 20.00 family ticket (1 adult with up to 4 children under 18 years)
€ 27.00 family ticket (2 adults with up to 4 children under 18 years)

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Season closure in spring (mid-April to May) and in autumn (mid-October to early December).

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