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Handicraft demonstration & guided tours


Handicraft demonstration & guided tours

Handweberei Doblander

sightseeing/guided tour , handicraft demonstration , excursion tips

Original handicrafts from the Ötztal.
Homemade linen, good by the meter, carpets, table cloths, pillows, laces, etc.

Guidance on request!

Opening Hours:
08.02.2021 - 26.06.2022
Mo: -
Tu: -
We: 09:00-12:00, 16:00-18:30
Th: 09:00-12:00, 16:00-18:30
Fr: 09:00-12:00, 16:00-18:30
Sa: 09:00-12:00
Su: -

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Ötztaler Kunstschmiede

sightseeing/guided tour , handicraft demonstration

Artist blacksmiths in the Ötztal have still maintained old traditions. In their long history they worked metal, copper, bronze, iron and precious metals using old forging and hammering techniques.

Opening Hours:
08.02.2021 - 26.06.2022
Mo: 08:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
Tu: 08:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
We: 08:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
Th: 08:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
Fr: 08:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00
Sa: -
Su: -

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sightseeing/guided tour , various sights

Garnets from the Ötztal, mountain crystals and much more.

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sightseeing/guided tour , excursion , various sights , folklore , excursion tips , open-air museum , monument/memorial

Ötzi Village and adventure for the whole family!
Catch a glimpse of the Stone Age and get to know more about Ötzi, the world-famous Iceman, in Umhausen's unique Archaeological Outdoor Park. Travel back in time and experience Ötzi's world how it used to be some 5000 years ago.

The whole family can take an insight into everyday life of the Neolithic Age, comprising prehistoric working and hunting tools as well as old farm animal breeds.

Dogs are allowed in the whole area.
It applies linen and muzzle! Muzzles are also available at our cash point. 

Parking: Bischoffsplatz car park
Bus stop: Umhausen fire brigade (10 minutes' walk)

Today open: 09:30 - 17:00

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Führung Wasserkraftwerk Niederthai

sightseeing/guided tour

In the state of Tyrol, hydropower stands for tradition as well as the future. The new small power plant in Niederthai was put into operation in August 2018 and generates around 1,500 kWh of electricity per year with 680 liters of water per second from the 'Horlachbach' and a Pelton turbine with 6 nozzles. A look behind the scenes with the power plant operator takes you into the exciting world of hydropower.

- every Thursday
- Meeting point: 4:30 p.m. at the village smithy

- Duration: approx. 30 minutes

- Registration: at the village smithy

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Führung alte Dorfschmiede Niederthai

sightseeing/guided tour , handicraft demonstration

Blacksmithing is an ancient handicraft from the region and is still of great importance. During the guided tour with coinage through the Alte Dorfschmiede in Niederthai you will experience this first hand.

- every Thursday

- Duration: approx. 1 hour

- Meeting point: 5:00 p.m. at the Alte Dorfschmiede
- Registration: at the Alte Dorfschmiede

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Ötztaler Glasmalerei

sightseeing/guided tour , handicraft demonstration

Individually designed glass painting, hand-manufactured reverse paintings on glass, vases and bottles.

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Wasserkraftwerk Niederthai

sightseeing/guided tour , excursion , handicraft demonstration , excursion tips

Hydrodynamic power is important für our future.

The new Hydrodynamic power is in Niederthai since August 2018. With the water from the "Horlachbach" and the turbine they get a lot of electricity.

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Ötztaler Schafwollzentrum

sightseeing/guided tour , handicraft demonstration

Still today sheep wool and linen are important nature products. Old handicrafts are still alive in two family-run shops in Umhausen. Here you can purchase sheep wool carpets, rag rugs and authentic Ötztal linen sheets.

Opening Hours:
07.06.2021 - 26.06.2022
Mo: 08:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
Tu: 08:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
We: 08:00-12:30
Th: 08:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
Fr: 08:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
Sa: 08:00-12:30
Su: -

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Alpine Cosmetics

handicraft demonstration , excursion tips

A wonderful blend of scents and natural ingredients at the Neururer soap manufacture in Umhausen. Natural soaps, bath sponges, room scents, soft soap, giveaways and more.

Opening Hours:
03.05.2021 - 26.06.2022
Mo: 09:00-17:00
Tu: 09:00-17:00
We: 09:00-17:00
Th: 09:00-17:00
Fr: 09:00-17:00
Sa: -
Su: -

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