Hintersee Doll House Museum
Past meets present in the Joseph Mohr House
Directly in the center of Hintersee is the Joseph Mohr House. After the poet of "Silent Night" named, it now offers space for Toy Museum the Gasthof Hintersee.
The Joseph Mohr House, a neighboring house of Wohlfühlhotel Gasthof Hintersee, annually attracts many visitors. Built over 400 years ago house was named after the poet Joseph Mohr, who was familiar with the Christmas carol "Silent Night" world. Joseph Mohr had a very special relationship to the idyllic town in the Salzkammergut Hintersee because he worked as parochial vicar here from 1827 to 1837.
From this year you can also visit the Joseph Mohr chapel with a walk on the forest-water Zauberweg. It was built to commemorate "200 years of Salzburg in Austria" with ornate paintings of the famous painter Bernd Horak.
Historical Toy Museum in Joseph Mohr House
Popular stop for many tourists is the famous Hinterseer Toy Museum, located in the historic house of Joseph Mohr. Here children and adults have the opportunity to see more than 25 offices with over 40,000 items.
The beginnings of the dollhouse museum in Hintersee
Initially there was a comprehensive collection in private ownership of the couple Kunert. Over time matured the decision to make the unique to the public, so that other toy lovers, can enjoy the magnificent miniatures. Family Ebner from the Gasthof Hintersee agreed a Toy Museum in the historic 400 years old Joseph Mohr set up house, which undoubtedly represents the perfect setting for an exhibition like this.
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25 dollhouses, consisting of a total of 40,000 items, inspire numerous visitors coming back and enable adults and children back to the time of carefree childhood. But in addition to the dollhouse, there are also old toy shops, teddy bears and admire "Meckis", most of fine artists handmade.
Often the Toy Museum is understood as a museum of a bygone childhood as dollhouses like today had not the function of a toy in earlier times. They served especially as an aid in the education of daughters of good family and should prepare for adult life.
Wednesday to Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m.,
any time on request.
Closed in April and November
General price information:
Adult € 3,50
Children 7-15 years € 2,30
Family: 2 A. + 1 Child € 8,60
Family: 2 A. + 2 Children € 10,20
RED. RATE WITH CARD 2017
Adults € 2,70
Children (7-15) € 1,80
Family (2 Adults + 1 child) 6,50
Family (2 Adults + 2 children) 7,70
RED. RATE WITH CARD 2016-17
Adult € 2,70
Children 7-15 years € 1,80
Family: 2 A. + 1 Child € 6,50
Family: 2 A. + 2 Children € 7,70
Toy Museum in Joseph Mohr House Past meets present in the Joseph Mohr House Directly in the center of Hintersee is the Joseph Mohr House. After the poet of "Silent Night" named, it now offers space for Toy Museum the Gasthof Hintersee. The Joseph Mohr House, a...