Attractions for kids

Contact (Mondays to Fridays)
Mag. Monika Brunner-Gaurek
Tel. +43/662/850011-14

Attractions for kids

The Salzburg Open-Air Museum invites young visitors to actively explore the houses on display, and offers a wide variety of additional attractions.


Heritage railway

A ride on the heritage railway is sure to set kids` hearts racing.


Adventure playground

A spacious adventure playground located right next to the museum`s restaurant „Salettl“ offers great slides and monkey bars as well as an attractive water play area.


Goat compound

In the months between May and October a herd of goats can be encountered in their own enclosure. The charming animals are among the museum`s favorites.


Natural Kneipp hydrotherapy area

The natural Kneipp hydrotherapy area features Kneipp basins, a pouring hose, fountain troughs for arm bath and a foot reflexology course, which all offer welcome refreshment on a hot day.

Historisches Klassenzimmer

Historic classroom

The historic classroom at the Mesnerhaus (Mesner House) invites parents and kids to talk about the school of days past.


Butterfly-watching trail

Experience the large variety of butterflies native to the Untersberg foothills in a playful manner. The watch tower opens up a great view onto the surrounding bedding meadows.



Handcarts are available for rental in the entrance hall (fee of EUR 4.00 at the museum`s shop). Bound to make the visit even more enjoyable for kids! 

Picnic areas

Several rest and picnic areas invite you to take a rest along the way. The upper floor of the Salinenstadel (Saline Stable) in the Flachgau area serves as a covered picnic area.


See our You Tube Channel Salzburger Freilichtmuseum!


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