Innsbruck Things to Do

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  • 1. Old Town

    Located in the TIROLER VOLKSKUNSTMUSEUM is the Tyrolean Folk Art displays of traditional dress and arts and crafts, nativity sets and historic panelled rooms. I loved the display of the 'GOSPEL IN...

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  • 2. Swarovski Crystal - Temporarily Closed Until 2015

    I went to the information office inside the main train station. Got the voucher for the bus trip and entrance to Swarovski. That saved me time from buying the tickets in Swarovski and I highly...

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  • 3. Maria Theresien Strasse

    Innsbruck's main street was named after the Austrian Empress Maria Theresa (1717 – 1780). The street is equitably shared by pedestrians, trams and cyclists, and I'm glad to say there are quite a...

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  • 4. Goldenes Dachl

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    I was just starting to think there weren't any tourists in Innsbruck, when I turned a corner into the Old Town, and there they were, all taking pictures of the Goldenes Dachl or Golden Roof. This is...

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  • 5. Bergisel

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This ski jump site is really interesting to visit, and when you are there, think about what a ski jumper feels when he is about to go... Bergiel can be reached using the bus number 1. The "Bergisel"...

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  • 6. At the river Inn

    I have been to the city by car a looong, long time ago (1993?). Then I had an excursion a long, long time ago to Swarovski with a side trip to the city. Strange but I have no recollection of the...

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  • 7. Hofburg

    4 out of 5 stars

    I love seeing the insides of Palaces, so we did the tour of Hofburg Palace. As we fairly usually do, we start with the Grand Staircase. This one had been restored and led to the State Rooms where an...

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  • 8. Hofkirche

    Built in 1553, the Hofkirche (Court Church) in Innsbruck, is a Gothic royal court church and mausoleum. The Mausoleum in this Church is amazing, about the best I have seen. If you like this type of...

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  • 9. Stadtturm (City Tower)

    4 out of 5 stars

    This tower was built between 1442 and 1450. Once it was a prison. When you' re on the top of this tower you' ll enjoy a wonderful landscape over the city center. You' ll also see the houses on the...

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  • 10. Nordkette

    Right from the centre of Innsbruck you can be whisked away and up into the mountains by the Nordkettebahnen. This system of funicular railways and cable cars links the city centre with the summit of...

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  • 11. Schloss Ambras

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Schloss Ambras was transformed from a fortress to a renaissance palace by the Arch Duke Ferdinand II who acquired the property in 1564. Entrance fees are €10 per adult and this includes the...

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  • 12. Triumphpforte

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    At the very far south end of Maria-Theresienstraße is the Triumpforte (Triumphal Arch), another great photo opportunity for mixing gorgeous mountain scenery with architectural grandeur. Created in...

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  • 13. Helblinghaus

    The Helblinghaus is another historic building in Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse, Alstadt, Innsbruck. Back in the 15th century this was a gothic burgher house, then in 1725, a Mr. Johann Fischer Hall...

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  • 14. Alpenzoo

    4 out of 5 stars

    One thing you will probably want to avoid is coming to the Alpenzoo when it is 35+ degrees centigrade in Innsbruck. The zoo specialises in Alpine creatures, so when the heat gets too much they...

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  • 15. Hafelekar

    The final stage of the Nordkettebahnen, the Hafelekarbahn, takes you by cable car from Seegrube to Hafelekar station which is just 15 to 20 minutes walk from the summit of Hafelekarspitze. The summit...

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  • 16. Outside Innsbruck

    if you have a car and want to experience the real mountain-feeling from first hand, visit the Stubai-Valley and the famous Stubai-Glacier! The Stubai-valley ("Stubaital") stretches from Innsbruck...

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  • 17. Domkirche

    I found Innsbruck to have many beautiful churches. One of the city’s most famous, is the Cathedral of St. James, (Dom zu St. Jakob) which is located near the Hofburg Palace in the Old City. As the...

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  • 18. Annasäule

    Maria-Theresienstraße is one of Innsbruck’s finest streets for a captivating combination of architecture and mountains. St. Ann’s Column (Annasäule) by Italian sculptor Christoforo Bendetti is the...

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  • 19. Wilten Basilica

    Not quite as colourful as the Collegiate Church opposite, the grand Wilten Basilica is still an impressive sight out here on the edge of Innsbruck. This is actually Wilten's parish church, as well as...

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  • 20. Patscherkofel

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Starting from the top of the mountain Patscherkofel you can walk along a very nice hiking track called the "Zirbenweg". It has its name from the trees you find along the way - the Swiss stone pine....

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  • 21. Ottoburg

    4 out of 5 stars

    The tiny windows with white red covers of the Ottoburg make an interesting contrast with the surrounding buildings. Built in 1494 ,and used presently as a hotel it is a monument of the Tirolean fight...

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  • 22. Wilten Collegiate Church

    The abbey consists of the Collegiate Church (pictured) and the monastery. The first monastery on this site came about in 878AD. The legend is that a fight broke out between two giants, the local...

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  • 24. Innsbruck Festival of Early Music

    I've been wanting to come to this summer festival ever since Miah Persson sang Almirena here in Haendel's Rinaldo in 2002. (I missed her in Innsbruck, but saw...

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  • 25. The Zeughaus Museum

    When I went to the Zeughaus Museum they were showing the second half of the exhibition on "The Cultural History of Sexuality, 100,000 years of sex" --- the...

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