Cultural Berchtesgaden

Experience history and culture
Berchtesgaden
Cultural Berchtesgaden

If you are interested in the Bavarian culture and history of Berchtesgaden, there are many museums and places that you need to visit.

Rich in culture

Berchtesgaden
Berchtesgaden
THE NATIONAL PARK CENTRE
"House of the mountains"

Have a first insight of the world of the only alpine national park and discover the nature and learn all the secrets, big and small, of the golden eagle, marmot ...

THE WHITE GOLD
Salt mine

Deep down in the Berchtesgaden Salt Mine there is a hidden world which waits to be discovered. A world that reflects the diversity of salt, its history and significance in ...

“DOKUMENTATION OBERSALZBERG"
Local history

The "Dokumentation Obersalzberg" provides information about the historical events, beetween 1933 and 1945 by combining local history with coverage of the crimes committed by the National Socialist dictatorship and additionally ...

HANS-PETER PORSCHE TRAUMWERK
Toys

A journey through the history of toys will make dreams come true for young and old. Experience a model railway stretching out on 400 sqm with made to scale and ...

KEEP CALM AND DRINK ENZIAN
Regional alkohol

Much work and effort are invested to produce the famous “Grassl Gebirgs Enzian Schnaps” from the roots of the Enzian flower found in the Berchtesgaden mountains.

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    Daily except Sundays

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EAGLE'S NEST
A historic place

From the Eagle's Nest, which is at an altitude of 1,824 m, you can enjoy a breath-taking view over the entire region and the mountain panorama. The house was ...

BERCHTESGADEN CASTLE
In the footsteps of the Bavarian kings

In the Middle Ages, there was an abbey in Berchtesgaden, which was extended continuously and from which finally a castle was built. The abbey was financed by the proceeds from ...

LAKE KÖNIGSSEE
In the Alps

Like a fjord, the emerald green Königssee with its crystal clear water weaves through Germany’s only alpine national park. During the cross-over to the region’s landmark, the famous trumpet echo ...

BAD REICHENHALLER ALPENSALZ
The white gold

Everyone has salt on the table and seasons their food with it, but where exactly does the Bad Reichenhaller AlpenSalz come from? It was about 250 million years ago, when there ...

BERCHTESGADENER LAND MILK
Dairy and milk shop

The milk from Berchtesgadener Land is fresh from the mountain and alpine region and is processed in the dairy in Piding. The product range includes mountain farmer milk, and organic ...

MUSEUM SCHLOSS ADELSHEIM
In Berchtesgaden

In 1641, state dean Degenhart Neuchinger built the museum.
In the past, former high-ranking civil servants, chancellors of the pen, or, in later years, wood-based publishers lived in this building ...

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