Accessibility at the Museum

The Folklore Museum is an open-air museum whose buildings are protected monuments. Access to some areas is unfortunately not possible or only with difficulty for those who have difficulty walking or who are wheelchair users.

We strive to make museum visits as pleasant as possible for people with disabilities. Our staff will be pleased to offer assistance and information at all times.

 

Mair am Hof residence

The display areas on the ground floor are accessible to wheelchair users and those who have difficulty walking. Unfortunately, there is no lift to the upper floors of this 300-year old protected building.

Please contact our staff for information and assistance.

 

Open-air site

The open area is accessible to wheelchairs, but the sloping terrain and the surface make movement considerably more difficult. Contact our staff if you need assistance. The door thresholds and narrow passageways mean that only some of the old original buildings are wheelchair-accessible, while the upper floors cannot be accessed by wheelchair.

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Barrier-free facilities

Parking spaces
The visitor car park in front of the museum entrance has reserved parking spaces for people with disabilities.

Sanitary facilities
The sanitary facilities in the entrance building are accessible via lift and are barrier-free; the facilities in the open-air site are also barrier-free.

Museum restaurant
The visitor parlour on the ground floor of the museum restaurant has a threshold-free entrance.

Reduced entrance
People with disabilities receive reduced admission upon presentation of a disability card, and the registered required accompanying person has free admission.

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Preview of the program 

As a precautionary measure to help contain the further spread of coronavirus, all events in the current year have been cancelled

Until further notice the mediation offer is limited to short guided tours outdoors for small groups (max. 10 people) in compliance with the safety and protective measures (e.g. wearing mouth-nose protection). Advance booking is required.

Thank you for your understanding.

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