Blick von der Ruine Scharnstein auf den Ort Scharnstein im Sommer

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Austrian Museum of Crime - Museum of the Gendarmerie - Scharnstein castle

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Special features
All weather
Suitable for groups
Barrier-free
A unique opportunity to explore the Austrian history of Law, Crime and Punishment using an extensive collection of exhibits and archives from the 1500´s to the present day.

Contact

Austrian Museum of Crime - Museum of the Gendarmerie - Scharnstein castle
Schloßberg 12
4644 Scharnstein

Phone: +43 664 3005677
E-Mail: office@kriminalmuesum.at
Web: scharnstein.kriminalmuseum.at
Web: www.gendarmeriemuseum.at

Contact person
Mag. Harald Seyrl
Kriminalmuseum Schloss Scharnstein
Schloßberg 12
4644 Scharnstein

Phone: +43 664 3005677
E-Mail: office@kriminalmuesum.at
Web: scharnstein.kriminalmuseum.at

We speak the following languages

German

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History of Crime Museum:
May 01 to November 1st
May, June, September & October: Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 10:00am to 5:00pm 
July & August: Open daily 10:00am to 5:00pm except Monday & Holidays 
Guided Tours for Groups can be arranged anytime - please call in advance

    Payment methods


  • Cash

Discounts

Discounts (Age-related / Groups):

  • Children
  • Groups

Other discounts:

Adult Ticket: EUR 4.50
Discounted Adult Ticket: EUR 3.50
Child Ticket: EUR 2.50
Combined Tickets available!

Arrival

Elevation

501m

Parking

  • Parking space: 150
  • Bus parking space: 2

Travelling by public transport

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Suitability

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools

Season

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Other special suitabilities:

Accessibility

Somewhat suitable for wheelchairs: Assistance is sometimes necessary. The measurements do not (fully) conform to the legally stipulated ÖNORM.

Access

  • ground level accessible
Kultureinrichtungen
Scharnstein

A unique opportunity to explore the Austrian history of Law, Crime and Punishment using an extensive collection of exhibits and archives from the 1500´s to the present day.