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Alpinarium Galtur

Hauptstrasse 29c, Galtur 6563, Austria
+43(0)5443 20000
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Ranked #1 of 2 Attractions in Galtur
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Art Museums
Most recent review
- Mar 20, 2014
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Perth, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
38 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

tells the story of the avalanche with detail and sensitivity also much information about the town and environs.There is an excellent café and observation terrace

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Interesting architecture and interior, but totally disappointing if you don't speak German - no translation in English or any other language. Just a few exhibits with explanation in German only and a film which might have been worth seeing, if only someone had made a small effort to add subtitles. Not very polite reaction from the receptionist when we complained... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Testimonials about the beauty of the mountain, but also about people's work to stem nature. Here I saw something about man's struggle against avalanches, because there were many victims Galtür over time.

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Budapest, Hungary
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

This building was a sobering reminder of a terrible catastrophe. Also my children really enjoyed seeing the exhibits, very informative. Definitely a "must see" when visiting Galtur.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

nice avalanche museum and local life and development, you can do it in different paces. beautifully decorated inside though boring on the outside. good for families

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

Great museum with creative displays. Especially liked the section with knitted landscape. BUT we have very little knowledge of German, so some of the exhibits were wasted on us.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

The above title says it all after a bus ride to get to the slopes from Ischgl. In a whiteout when we should not have skied but when you have a made one mistake you just keep going.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

The Alpinarium was built after the avalanche in 1999, The building is incorporated into a large avalanche protection wall. The building contains a climbing wall, cafe and exhibition area. We went to the exhibition on a cold wet afternoon. There is a fee but we got a reduction with our Silvretta passes. The exhibition comprises a large wooden tunnel which... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012 via mobile

Nicely made atraction in the wall which protects part of Galtur from avalanche. During the blizzard we visit it and had good time

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