Museum Kitzbuehel
Museum Kitzbuehel

Kitzbühel Town Museum

The museum in the back town of Kitzbühel tells about the history of the town and the alpine skiing

In Kitzbühel, a very particular house is located which is connected to the medieval town walls: The building was first mentioned in the 16th century, the southwest tower, however, dates back to the time of the town foundation around 1271. Once it housed the municipal granary, but today it represents the Kitzbühel Town Museum (Museum Kitzbühel) with the Alfons Walde Collection. The museum, located in the building Hinterstadt 32, was expanded with the adjacent building in 2020.

Points of focus are ancient crafts, mining, everyday life, faith, and winter sports. The exhibition shows the history of Kitzbühel, its mining history which started around 1,000 BC in the Bronze Age, agriculture and handicrafts but also about Baroque art. Also the recent past with the legendary ski team of the Fifties and Toni Sailer, known as "The Black Flash of Kitzbühel", is mentioned.

The works of the famous local expressionist and architect Alfons Walde (1891-1958) are housed on the 3rd floor and the attic on an area of 250 sqm. About 60 paintings, 100 photos and drawings are shown. The Kitzbühel Town Museum was awarded with the Austrian Museum Quality Seal.

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Opening times

  • Wed 21 Feb 14:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 22 Feb 14:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 23 Feb 14:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 24 Feb 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 25 Feb 14:00 - 18:00
  • Mon 26 Feb closed
  • Tue 27 Feb 14:00 - 18:00

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Winter 2024 (09/01/2024 - 31/03/2024)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 14:00 - 18:00
  • Wed 14:00 - 18:00
  • Thu 14:00 - 18:00
  • Fri 14:00 - 18:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 18:00
  • Sun 14:00 - 18:00

Easter 2024 (31/03/2024) 14:00 - 18:00

Spring 2024 (01/04/2024 - 01/06/2024)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 13:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 13:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 13:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 13:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sun closed

Easter Monday 2024 (01/04/2024) closed

Labor Day 2024 (01/05/2024) 10:00 - 13:00

Ascension Day 2024 (09/05/2024) 10:00 - 13:00

Whit Monday 2024 (20/05/2024) closed

Corpus Christi 2024 (30/05/2024) 10:00 - 13:00

Admission

€ 8.50 adults
€ 6.50 groups (more than 10 persons)

free for children and young people under 18 years

€ 80.00 guided tour

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The Kitzbühel Town Museum stays open all year round, except in the month of November. Summer season start 2024 on July 12 (with free guided tour every Thursday at 6.30 pm).

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