Hohe Tauern National Park Centre
An Alpine adventure realm for families and National Park aficionados
Hohe Tauern National park which has the biggest glaciers in the East Alps and the biggest waterfalls in Europe is known right across the globe. The museum in Mittersill makes the forces of nature visible and comprehensible to young and old alike. Experience the Alpine plant and animal kingdom up close. This is a museum where you get to enjoy a ‘hands’ on’ experience, which has a large 'Alpine adventure realm' and is very popular on bad weather days. The National Park Centre is also worth a visit when the sun is shining! The National Park realms are barrier-free and open throughout the year for you. Please enquire at National Park Cente homepage for information on detailed opening hours.
The National Park realms are a bonus partner for the Kitzbühel Alps Summer Card. Upon presentation of a valid Summer Card you will enjoy a discounted entry rate.
National Park adventure realm stations
checkNational Park 360°: breath-taking panorama film
checkFlight of an eagle panorama - Journey into the Arctic - Climate station
checkMarmot & Alpine animal and plant kingdom
checkTreasures of the Hohe Tauern: Mountain crystals, Tauern gold and minerals
checkMountain forest gallery and forest sounds: Spruce, Swiss pine, larch & the like
checkOrchestrated Alpine life - Pinzgau’s Alpine animals and flowers
checkWild water - life in a mountain spring
checkAvalanche dome with 3-sided film projection
checkGet to grips with the glacier - the iceberg
checkShop & Restaurant