Wels Castle is an important and lively cultural center and museum complex. During the warm summer months, the Castle´s inner courtyard serves as atmospheric backdrop to a variety of folkloric events and concerts. The Castle houses important collections of local and agricultural history, as well as the Austrian Cakes´ Museum and the Museum of Expellees and was reopened after a major revamp.
Apart from the interesting collections, the Castle provides year-round special exhibitions and interpretative programs with hands-on experiences for visitors.
What´s more, the Castle can be rented for special occasions and celebrations, such as birthday parties.
Tuesdays to Fridays 10:00am to 5:00pm
Saturdays 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Sundays & Holidays 10:00am to 4:00pm
- All weather
- Suitable for groups
- Suitable for schools
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
- ground level accessible
Following areas of operation are accessible
- path width (min. 150 cm)
- door width (min. 80 cm)
- handicapped accessible lift
- lift door access area with 150 cm depth
- lift size (cabin width > 110cm, depth >140cm
- lift door width minimum 80 cm
- Entrance to the building
- Toilet facility for disabled people
- Lounge and seminar rooms
- Outside area
The “Stadtmuseum”, the museum of the City of Wels, is located in the Castle of Wels. Wels Castle is an important and lively cultural center and museum complex. During the warm summer months, the Castle´s inner courtyard serves as atmospheric backdrop to a variety of...