Themed Trails and Museums in the Region

The region is not only impressive in its rich architectural heritage, but also in special didactic offers in the form of museums and themed trails. Here historical objects from the past are not only presented, but also proactively collected and thus secured for future generations. Annually changing special exhibitions ensure that new facets of the region's history are always in the spotlight .

Bergls Marienleben (1759/1759) | Basilika Klein-Mariazell

In der ehem. Benediktiner-Stiftskirche und heutigen Basilika (Klein-) Mariazell schuf der böhmisch-österreichische Barockmaler sein erstes großes eigenständiges Werk, einen Freskenzyklus zum Leben Mariens.

Erklärende Tafeln begleiten Sie auf Ihrem Weg durch das Marienleben und führen Sie tief in die religiöse Welt des ausgehenden Barock ein.

More information: Bergls Marienleben

JOHANN BERGL GARTEN Theme Trail | Klein-Mariazell

In the garden next to and behind the basilica in Klein-Mariazell there is a themed trail with eight stations through the life and work of the Bohemian-Austrian baroque painter Johann Bergl . In the basilica you can also admire his large cycle of frescoes on the life of Mary , accompanied by explanations of the contents and programme of the pictures. Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of images of the great master!

More information: Johann Bergl Garten

Schatzkammer | Wallfahrtskirche Hafnerberg

Die Wallfahrtskirche Hafnerberg ist ein eindrucksvolles Zeugnis barocker Kunst, Kultur und Frömmigekit. Ihre Erbauung war stets ein Anliegen vieler Menschen. Seien es Spenden, Geschenke oder fromme Werke und Gebete, sie allen haben sich hier verewigt und ihre Spuren hinterlassen. 

Experience Sie ihre faszinierende Geschichte! Staunen Sie über kleine und große Kostbarkeiten! Erfreuen Sie sich an der Schönheit barocker Kunst!

More information: Schatzkammer Hafnerberg

Maria im Heilsplan Gottes | Wallfahrtskirche Hafnerberg

Ignaz Mildorfer (1719-1775), Schüler Paul Trogers, schuf 1744 sein erstes großes eigenständiges Werk an der Decke der Kirche Hafnerberg. Das zentrale Programm des Freskos ist, den Heilsplan Gottes für die Erlösung der Menschen und die Rolle Mariens darin zu zeigen. Es ist aber auch ein einzigartiges Dokument der damaligen Zeitgeschichte. Vier Aufsteller mit grafischen Erklärungen helfen dabei, sich in diese Geschichte zu vertiefen.

Tauchen Sie ein in die wunderbare barocke Bilderwelt Ignaz Mildorfers!

More information: Mildorfer am Hafnerberg

Burgmuseum "Szenarium" | Araburg

Das Szenarium Araburg ist die wunderbare Mischung aus Altem, Neuem, Natur und Kulinarik.

Erleben Sie Geschichte und lassen Sie die Seele baumeln!

More information: Szenariuum Araburg

PEILSTEIN Adventure Trail | Nöstach

The Peilstein has been a popular climbing paradise for a long time and is known far beyond the borders. Starting from Nöstach 16 stations lead along the approx. 5.5 km long themed trail to the Peilstein. Numerous information boards line the way to the summit and give an insight into the world of climbing. The mascot "A. Daxl “tells interesting things about climbing plants, which special holding mechanisms climbing animals such as lizards have evolved and much more. Many interactive stations and elements of motion provide variety and ensure that children do not get bored.

More information on the official website of the Peilstein adventure trail

Museum of Local History, Kaumberg

In addition to the development of the market town, the focus of the museum is the Araburg and its owners, as well as the history of the Niederösterreichische Südwestbahn ( Leobersdorfer Bahn) as a permanent exhibition from the planning, the construction and operation up to the partial closing of the track.

More information on the official website of the Heimatmuseum Kaumberg

TRIESTINGTALER HEIMAT- und REGIONALMUSEUM | Weissenbach

In the Local and Regional History Museum of the Triestingtal a treasure of more than 10,000 objects from the entire region is preserved and presented. Thematically, the arch spans from the beginning of the industrial age at the end of the 17th century with the foundation of the mirror factory in Neuhaus up to the present day. Well-known manufacturers are presented as well as great daughters and sons, artists, writers, actors, athletes, painters and inventors. A specialty is a complete dental practice from around 1900.

More information on the official website of the Triestingtaler Heimat- und Regionalmuseum

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