Museums

Franz Xaver Gruber – Peace Walk in Hochburg-Ach

A walk which unites Nature and the Arts in a unique way. During a circular walking tour of about 1 hour, there are 7 sculptured items to be seen, created by the well-known sculptor, Hubert J. Flörl…

Franz Xaver Gruber Memorial House in Hochburg-Ach

Franz Xaver Gruber was born in Hochburg in 1787 and later attended school here. His first experience serving as an assistant schoolteacher also took place in Hochburg. Memorial plaques on the side of…

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Museum of Local History in Fuegen

The organ builder Carl Mauracher brought "Silent Night!" to the Zillertal Valley after one of his travels fixing and building organs some time after the first performance of the Christmas carol.…

Cultural walking tour in Wagrain

A "cultural walking tour" has been laid out in Wagrain and includes the most important sites associated with Mohr's work, the Joseph-Mohr-School, the vicarge, Mohr's grave site and the parish church.…

Joseph-Mohr-House in Hintersee

The village of Hintersee was redefined as a full parish in 1828, allowing Mohr to be named a vicar and signifying another step of promotion for him. This was the first parish for which Mohr had full…

Silent Night Museum Lamprechtshausen-Arnsdorf

Franz Gruber served here as schoolteacher, organist and church caretaker. The building next to the church housed the school downstairs and Gruber's home upstairs. It is likely that he composed the…

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Silent Night Museum Oberndorf

On the occasion of Christmas, 1818, Franz Xaver Gruber and Joseph Mohr performed "Silent Night! Holy Night!" for the first time in the St. Nicholas church. Gruber served as organist for the Oberndorf…

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Silent-Night-Museum "Pflegerschlössl", Wagrain

3th December 2017 till 6th January 2018 daily from 10 AM to 5 PM. 7th January till 1st April and 10th May till 26th October 2018: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 10 AM to 5 PM. 1th December 2018…

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"Strasser House" in Laimach

in the Ziller Valley The earlier home of the famous Strasser singer family who made the carol, "Silent Night, Holy Night!" world-famous. The wooden frame structure, still well-preserved, in Laimach…

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