Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein in der Nähe vom Bodensee | © Appenzell Folklore Museum, Stein close to Lake Constance

Appenzell Folklore Museum

Stein, Switzerland

Return to the Appenzell of yesteryear

Housed in a quaint mountain hut, you can watch a cheese-maker, a weaver and an embroiderer working at their craft using original equipment and machines. At 2 pm on every first Sunday of the month, there is a free guided museum tour.

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Recommended seasons

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Opening hours

January–December
Tue–Sun 10 am–5 pm

Recommended time
60 Minutes
Price
Adults
7.00 CHF

One-time free admission with the Bodensee Card PLUS​​​​​​​

Additional information

Point of Sale of the Bodensee Card PLUS Summer and Bodensee Card PLUS Winter

Experience the Appenzell Folklore Museum barrier-free
Visitors with reduced mobility can visit the Appenzell Folklore Museum without restriction. A handicapped WC is available.

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