The Automata Museum & Curiosities Cabinet in the World Heritage Site of Hallstatt is located in a historic watermill in a Roman house. This museum is the collection with the world's most representative variety of different automatas, that can be visited.
The small private museum in the historic center of the World Heritage Site Hallstatt shows in its exhibition rooms a collection of machines from the 16th to the beginning of the 20th century. This unusual exhibition leads into the mysterious and magical world of the machines. These are intended to imitate divine, magical, secret or exotic human or animal shapes. Each of these automatic dolls touches in its own way and tells a very special story.
If you want to learn more about the numerous exhibits, you have the possibility to In small groups of ten or more persons, the museum owners give a historical insight into the exciting history of the numerous exhibits on a tour.
Antiques, art, decoration, jewelry and gifts, French perfumes, room fragrances from Provence, candles and much more can be purchased in the shop.
From Thursday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Days off: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
parking area on P1, P2 and P3
arriving at "train station Hallstatt", take the ferry to Hallstatt, from the pier you walk 20 minutes
you arrive at the busterminal „Hallstatt Lahn“, from there it is a five minute walk
Detailed information on the respective train and bus times can be found at https://www.oebb.at/en/ (train) and https://www.postbus.at/en(bus).
From 4.00€ per hour on Fee for coach: €40,00 per day
Price on request.
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