Farmer´s Museum in Tschötscher Hof

Krausplatz/Square 1 39040 Kastelruth/Castelrotto
You can park directly in front of the Tschöscherhof on the parking lot.
General description

Farmer´s Museum in Tschötscher Hof St. Oswald is a district of Kastelruth located on a fertile high-altitude plateau which extends over the precipitous slopes high above the Val d'Isarco. Michl Jaider of the Tschötscherhof remembers the old days before the war well – back when everyone had to pull his own weight when plowing the cornfields, helping with the hay harvest, working in barns and stalls or in vineyards. When he took over the farm and the adjacent inn from his father, the modern era had already begun. Tractors replaced yoked oxen, automatic threshers replaced scythes, and the growing of grain was displaced by the more-profitable dairy industry. Of course, all of the old equipment was now only in the way, but the young Michl didn't want to throw it away. Too many vivid memories from his childhood were connected with it…
Admission ticket: volontary contribution
Categories: Farmer, Craft, culture, Popular culture, Etnography
March 1 - November 30 Thu-Tue 9 am - 20 pm

Public transport
The farmer's museum at Tschötscherhof is easily accessible via the following public connections: By bus line 170 from Völs am Schlern to Seis am Schlern. From there, you can take bus line 177 directly to St. Oswald. The bus departs from Tagusens via Kastelruth and Seis.