Museums

Feel Mozart, get to know traditions and experience with your ears. This combination of Advent market, art and history can only be found in St. Gilgen.

THE HOME MUSEUM in St. Gilgen with its 11 rooms is located in a lace maker house that is over 300 years old. In addition to bobbin lace, glass production, a sacral collection and the biological cabinet of Nobel laureate Karl von Frisch, the cozy parlor invites you to linger over coffee, punch and pastries, where you can "look over your shoulder" while making and spinning.


Opening times during Advent
every Saturday and Sunday
from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Price:
Adults € 4.00, children € 2.50
from 10 people, € 3, - per person, plus € 30, - for the tour

Pre-registration for the tour at +43 6227 27022

 
IN THE FORMER CARE COURT (Mozart House) of St. Gilgen, built in the years 1719-20, you will find the exhibition dedicated to Maria Anna Mozart - called “Nannerl”.


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's mother was born in this house on December 25, 1720, his sister “Nannerl” lived in today's Mozarthaus from 1784 to 1801.

Opening times during Advent
only by appointment

Price:
Adults € 4.00, children € 2.00
from 10 people, € 3, - per person, plus € 50, - for the tour

Visits are only possible if you register in advance! Visit at +43 6227 27022
 
IN THE KULTURHAUS, your ears will be amazed at the Museum of Musical Instruments of the Nations. From an organ from Thailand to a royal rattle from Cameroon: rating incredible, powerful and bizarre. Head of Askolt zur Eck, will explain and play many of the instruments in more detail for you.

Opening times during Advent
Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Price:
Adults € 4.00, children € 2.50
from 10 people € 3.00