Attractions

Attractions and Excursions in and around Lienz

 

Kunsthaus Rondula

It is wonderful to regard art as an approach to life itself, and allow it to influence all aspects of life ...! In keeping with this motto, Kunsthaus Rondula displays a variety of art on 4 floors and invites you to visit!

Opening times: Thursday - Saturday from 2 - 7 pm and by phone appointment!
Additional info: Kunsthaus Rondula, A-9991 Dölsach, Tel.: +43/4852/65 400

 

The Alte Schmiede

The only preserved farrier and nail smithy from the Middle Ages will delight you: smithy tours take place every Tuesday and Saturday at 3 pm. Let yourself be enchanted by the pure romance and stories from times long past, and take home a special souvenir for lasting memories!

 

Aguntum - The Roman city in the mountains

Aguntum - the trade center of the region - was established almost 2,000 years ago and offers many special features today: an early Christian church, an impressive city wall, spa, artisans' district, an atrium house, and a viewing tower, from which you can see the entire city.
This special museum is open starting April 10!

Additional info: Tel +43 4852 61 550

 

Albin Egger-Lienz Memorial Chapel

Local war memorial · The tombstone of Albin Egger is located on the grounds of St. Andrew's parish church in a war remembrance chapel with frescoes he painted himself.

Opening times: daily from 11 am - 4 pm in July and August
Additional info: Schloss Bruck, A-9900 Lienz, Tel +43 4852 625 80 83


 

Schloss Bruck

Schloss Bruck towers high above the town of Lienz - the former seat of the counts of Gorizia. It originally served as a refuge and fortification. After a few additions and renovations, it functioned as a representative and administrative building in which the counts of Gorizia and, after them, the barons of Wolkenstein-Rodenegg resided! Since 1943, the palace has been in the possession of the city of Lienz and houses the city  museum. Over 40 exhibition rooms house a wealth of nature, history, and art from Eastern Tyrol. The two-story palace chapel from the 13th century is also a sight to see.

Opening times: from mid May to the end of October
Additional info:
Tel +43 4852 62 580

 

Puppenheimat Luise Oberhauser

The "Puppenheimat" in Oberlienz will delight you: 500 different dolls are displayed and portray real life: whether working, celebrating, or playing sports - Luise Oberhauser has frozen various aspects of life in time! Imagination, love, hard work, and talent are necessary to turn dolls made of cloth and old-fashioned materials into replicas of everyday life!

Opening times
from July to September, every Friday and Saturday!
Additional info: Tel +43 4852 70 189


 

Galitzen Gorge Water Theme Trail

A natural jewel at the foot of the Lienz Dolomites! Along this path and its bridges, see the rushing Galitzenbach and feel the raw power of water. Info boards provide fascinating insights into the history, geology, birds, and flora of this area! A wonderful, newly created via ferrata route leads alongside the torrential water and through Galitzen gorge. Your constant proximity to the water and those impressive views from up high make the via ferrata a really memorable experience!

Additional info: Tel +43 48 52 65 265

 

Kammerlanderhof in Thurn

The late-Gothic building (ca. 1500) is impressive testimony to Eastern Tyrolean folk culture in the valley surrounding Lienz, always a rewarding place to visit! The "s' Kammerland - Kulturinitiative Thurn" association helps maintain and preserve this historical building.

Opening times: mid June to the beginning of September, every Monday from 4 - 7 pm
Additional info: Tel +43 4852 71 508

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