The history of the Arlberg

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The history of the Arlberg

Museums at the Arlberg

The Lech museum

The Lech museum, a house of culture, history and language. Immerse into the past of the Arlberg. Visit the so called 'Huber-Hus' which stems from the 16th century and discover restored rooms and the history of its inhabitants. At the exhibition Lech-Tannberg you can have a look at numerous exhibits from handicraft, livestock farming, living and textile processing getting a deep insight into the development of the mountain farmer's life and the ski sport.

Besides the permanent exhibition there are also sometimes special exhibitions and events which host material and immaterial cultural goods of the region.

The Lech museum – a place of encounter and cultural exchange.


Ski and local museum St. Anton am Arlberg

The mansion, which has been in the possession of the municipality and the tourist assocation St. Anton am Arlberg since 1971, takes you on a journey into the past of the ski sport. Amidst the unique Alpine landscape you learn more about the Arlberg mountain railways and its impacts on agriculture and tourism as well as on the development of alpine skiing. Afterwards you can enjoy traditional culinary delights in the restaurant.

The Arlberg - the cradle of Alpine skiing.

Lechtal valley

The Lechtal valley
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The river Lech - the last wild river in Europe

Alpine dairy

The Bregenzerwald
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Natural delight and delicious cheese

Bregenz Festival

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The capital of Vorarlberg

9 Schätze – 9 Plätze
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The most beautiful places in Austria

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Dear guests,
the Corona traffic light has been set to orange in the district of Bludenz, but not the Lech Zürs region, which is green.
This means that at the moment all holidaymakers can travel to Lech am Arlberg without hesitation.