Oberwölz Museum of Brass Instruments & Rural

ON THE TRAIL OF SOUND AND TRADITIONAL COSTUME The Blasmusikmuseum (Museum of Brass Instruments) presents the sound through the ages.


What does a walking stick trumpet sound like? Or would you rather play the alpine horn?

The kids’ museum meet is a fun way to explain the history of brass instruments over 8 stations. Special exhibition for 2020: “The Appeal of Brass Band Music”. Touch and
feel cotton, loden or silk and find inspiration to Oberwölz Museum of Brass Instruments & Rural create your own costume. Record what you’ve experienced on the Selfie Wall. The Museum Combo in the inner courtyard invites you to harmonise the sculptures. The Heimatmuseum (Museum of Rural Life) conveys impressions of the life and work of previous generations. Gain an insight into times of yore with a fully equipped cobbler‘s workshop, a weaving mill, a farmhouse parlour and smokehouse in the town tower as well as a 3,300-year-old octagonal sword.

Interesting things in the area

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Brett für Stand Up Paddling | © Jera am Furtner Teich
Destination of outing

3D Arch Parcour

86 life-sized figures, the 3D archery course takes you back to the time of hunters and gatherers. Your hit ratio is not that good yet? No problem – beginners can rent bows and hone their skills at the practice grounds.
Tour, Hiking

8-peak hike: from the Frauenalpe to the Kreischberg (2,171m)

A very long hike from the Frauenalpe to the Kreischberg, boasting outstanding views on alpine meadows and hiking trails, and particularly suitable for hikers with plenty of stamina.
Wanderer, Paar, Auerlingsee, fischen, wandern | © Steiermark Tourismus
Destination of outing

Auerlingsee-Lake

Peacefully situated in a forest landscape the Auerling see is a charming spot for a refreshing swim and a perfect starting point for hikes on to the Grebenzen. Furthermore, the lake is very popular with anglers.
Braukessel in der Brauerei | © Brauerei Murau eGen | Romana Steiner
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Brewery of the Senses

As of now, Styria has one more delectable destination up its sleeve: a special interactive beer experience, the "Brewery of the Senses" has been set up at the Murau Brewery on Raffaltplatz.
Karin Maier
Tour, Hiking

Circular route Hauserersee St. Georgen am Kreischberg

A stunning circular trail that takes in the pearl of the region, the Hauserersee (lake). This shady route is especially good for hot days ‒ including a refreshing dip in the lake!

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