Fassade Alpbacher Bergbauernmuseum
Fassade Alpbacher Bergbauernmuseum

Alpine Farmers’ Museum Alpbach

The Alpine Farmers’ Museum Alpbach in the Alpbachtal valley is located in the Vorder-Unterberg Farm.

Some hundred metres above the little church in Inneralpbach in the Alpbachtal valley a gorgeous ancient farmhouse is located at the edge of the forest. It is the Vorder-Unterberg Farm which dates back to the first half of the 17th century. Until 1952 it was inhabited, 1975 the accommodation wing of the farm was leased by the municipality of Alpbach and the Alpine Farmers' Museum Alpbach was founded. Today about 800 items of furniture and implements are shown in this museum (Alpbacher Bergbauernmuseum) which document the former life of the locals.

For example the ancient wood-panelled parlour with the tiled stove as well as the smokehouse with all the pots, where still today the Speck bacon of Alpbach is smoked can be visited. On the first floor the bedrooms of the parents and children with beautiful wardrobes and chests are situated. Also a granary and the private chapel can be found here.

At the back of the farmhouse, the stable and the barn are located - still today cows, chickens and pigs live on the farm. Therefore the Alpine Farmers' Museum Alpbach is also knows as "The Living Museum". The proud owners of the farm, Mr. and Mrs. Schiessling, are also your museum guides.

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Contact info

Opening times

  • Tue 03 Aug closed
  • Wed 04 Aug closed
  • Thu 05 Aug 13:00 - 16:00
  • Fri 06 Aug closed
  • Sat 07 Aug closed
  • Sun 08 Aug closed
  • Mon 09 Aug 13:00 - 16:00

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Summer 2021 (06/14/2021 - 09/30/2021)

  • Mon 13:00 - 16:00
  • Tue closed
  • Wed closed
  • Thu 13:00 - 16:00
  • Fri closed
  • Sat closed
  • Sun closed

Admission

€ 3.00 adults
€ 2.00 adults (with the Alpbachtal Card)
€ 2.00 groups (min. 10 persons)
€ 1.50 children
€ 1.00 children (with the Alpbachtal Card)

More information

Visits for groups and guided tours in English (min. 5 persons) on request also outside the opening hours (phone: +43 664 5731466 or +43 5336 5224).

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