Messner Mountain Museum Juval - English


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ca. 1h
4. Su of March - 1. Su of Nov.
10 am - 5 pm
Rest day





Myth of the mountain

In this multimedia guide Reinhold Messner will guide you through the museum from station to station. He will tell you exciting stories and the visit of the museum will become a new adventure.

The museum in Juval Castle in Vinschgau is dedicated to the Magic of the Mountain and houses several fine art collections: a Tibetica collection, a gallery of paintings of the world’s holy mountains, a collection of masks from five continents, a unique Gesar of Ling exhibition, a Tantra Room and the Expedition Cellar.

Things to know:

Tel.: +39 348 4433871 (nur zu den Öffnungszeiten) oder +39 0471 631264

The visit takes place without a guided tour.

Owner of the Quest: Locandy GmbH
Customer: Messner Mountain Museum GmbH
Production & development: Locandy GmbH
Implementation: Julienne Schult, Locandy GmbH
Sound recordings & sounddesign: Benjamin Leingartner, Bel-Media Musikproduktion/Medienverlag/Tonstudio
Speaker: Reinhold Messner
Photos: Georg Tappeiner, Anna Messner

Starting Point

How to get there

By car: From Meran on road no. SS38 in the direction of Reschen Pass as far as the free Juval car park on the road between Naturns and Staben. There is no parking at the castle. For environmental reasons, you are requested to use the shuttle bus or walk.

By train: International trains to Bozen and the Vinschgerbahn railway to Staben (approx. 90 minute walk from the station)
Nearest airport: Bozen

Shuttle-Bus: Shuttle bus: Services daily except Wednesdays from the car park to Schlosswirt Juval. From there it is a 15 minute walk to the castle.
Fare: EUR 3.00 single, EUR 5.00 return| +39 0473 668058.

Bus timetable:
Juval car park 9.40 10.00 10.30 11.00 11.30 12.00 12.30 14.00 14.30 15.00 15.30 16.30
Schlosswirt 9.50 10.15 10.45 11.15 11.45 12.15 13.45 14.15 14.45 15.20 16.20 17.20

Walks to the Museum
There are three walks to MMM Juval:
The Waalweg from Tschars following the no. 3 waymark in the direction of Schloss Juval (approx. 1 1/2 hours)
From Staben following the no. 1 waymark and then the Schnals Waalweg (no. 3 waymark) in the direction of Schloss Juval (approx. 1 hour)
Along the road leading to Juval (possibly using the shuttle bus for the first half) to Unterortl and then following the Ortlsteig path in the direction of Schlosswirt Juval (approx. 1 1/2 hours)