Weinmuseum
Weinmuseum

South Tyrolean Wine Museum

The oldest Wine Museum south of the Alps is located in the village centre of Caldaro on the Wine Road.

In the oldest wine-growing region of the German speaking area rises a museum completely dedicated to this topic. It was inaugurated in 1955 in the old walls of Castel Ringberg above Lake Caldaro, and can be found today in the beautiful cellars with groined vault of the former Di Pauli Winery. It is one of the 10 Provincial Museums of South Tyrol which comprise, for instance, also the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology with Ötzi the Iceman and the South Tyrol Museum of Mining.

The Wine Museum in the centre of Caldaro (Kaltern) offers a stunning insight into the cultural history of viticulture in South Tyrol: Beautiful decorated wine barrels, vessels made from glass and ceramic, religious depictions and the figure of the "Saltner", the historic guardian of the vineyards, are on display. Impressive wine presses and other instruments show how the grapes were turned into wine. Furthermore, 30 rare wine varieties grow in the small garden. By the way: A visit to this museum is also an adventure for kids! The Saltner and the cellar ghost accompany them into the old cellars, let them taste the grapes and show the work of the cooper.

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Opening times

  • Tue 27 Sep 10:00 - 17:00
  • Wed 28 Sep 10:00 - 17:00
  • Thu 29 Sep 10:00 - 17:00
  • Fri 30 Sep 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sat 01 Oct 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sun 02 Oct closed
  • Mon 03 Oct closed

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Season 2022 (04/01/2022 - 11/11/2022)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:00 - 17:00
  • Wed 10:00 - 17:00
  • Thu 10:00 - 17:00
  • Fri 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sat 10:00 - 17:00
  • Sun closed

Easter 2022 (04/17/2022) closed

Easter Monday 2022 (04/18/2022) closed

Liberation Day 2022 (04/25/2022) closed

Labor Day 2022 (05/01/2022) closed

Republic Day 2022 (06/02/2022) closed

Whit Monday 2022 (06/06/2022) closed

Feast of the Assumption 2022 (08/15/2022) closed

All Saints 2022 (11/01/2022) closed

Admission

€ 6.00 adults
€ 4.50 young people (16-18 years), students (up to 27 years)
€ 4.50 groups (more than 15 persons), seniors 65+
€ 4.50 people with disabilites

€ 6.00 family ticket (1 adult with children under 16 years)
€ 12.00 family ticket (2 adults with children under 16 years)

free with the WinePass

€ 40.00 guided tour for groups
€ 6.00 wine tasting

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Closed on public holidays. Guided tours for groups on request.

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