The fortress Franzensfeste, the largest defensive fortress in Europe, concluded in 1838 and never used. The perfect fortress, made of about 20 million bricks and 250,000 qm of granite. Every entry is secured twice or three times, the shooting holes are without dead angles. Built for an enemy who has never arrived. A magical place where you come across exciting stories. Anecdotes of the past and stories about the legendary gold treasure. There is a lot to discover!
Opening hours from November to April from Tuesday to Sunday 10 am to 4 pm and from May to October from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm.
BrixenCard tip. Your entry to the Franzensfeste is included in the BrixenCard!