Tschötscher Farm Life Museum

In Sant’Osvaldo, a district of Castelrotto, the Tschötscher Farm houses a small private farmers museum

An interesting journey into the past in the area of the Siusi Alp can be done, where the Tschötscherhof, a 500 year old farm, is located. It is enthroned in Sant'Osvaldo, a small hamlet and district of the municipality of Castelrotto, at 741 m a.s.l.

The wonderful building houses a private farmers museum which documents the life of the mountain farmers and woodworkers at the beginning of the last century: the Tschötscher Farm Life Museum - "Bauernmuseum im Tschötscherhof" in German, "Museo Contadino nel Tschötscherhof" in Italian. It was opened about 15 years ago in cooperation with the Museum Association Castelrotto in the barn of the farm. Today, in these venerable walls, you will find on two floors exhibits about faith, work, such as wool production, and the traditions of the locals.

The Tschötscher Farm still processes wood for private purposes today, there is also a tavern offering local specialities and inviting visitors to the traditional Törggelen in autumn. And how to reach the museum? The hamlet of Sant'Osvaldo is located along the state road Ponte Gardena - Castelrotto. Moreover there is also a bus service between Castelrotto and Sant'Osvaldo.

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Opening times

  • Mon 04 Dec closed
  • Tue 05 Dec closed
  • Wed 06 Dec closed
  • Thu 07 Dec closed
  • Fri 08 Dec closed
  • Sat 09 Dec closed
  • Sun 10 Dec closed

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Spring 2024 (04/03/2024 - 02/06/2024)

  • Mon 08:00 - 22:00
  • Tue 08:00 - 22:00
  • Wed closed
  • Thu 08:00 - 22:00
  • Fri 08:00 - 22:00
  • Sat 08:00 - 22:00
  • Sun 08:00 - 22:00

Easter 2024 (31/03/2024) 08:00 - 22:00

Easter Monday 2024 (01/04/2024) 08:00 - 22:00

Liberation Day 2024 (25/04/2024) 08:00 - 22:00

Labor Day 2024 (01/05/2024) closed

Whit Monday 2024 (20/05/2024) 08:00 - 22:00

Republic Day 2024 (02/06/2024) 08:00 - 22:00


volontary contribution for the benefit of the Farmer's Emergency Fund of South Tyrol

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The museum stays open from March to mid-November, season start 2024 in early March.

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