Pigsty, Stattegg

Styria

Built: 17th century (1641)
Year of translocation: 2002

This small timbered construction offered room for 1-2 pigs, as was common in the past in rural households. Leftovers were fed to the pigs and this provided valuable nourishment in the form of “free”, but usually expensive to buy, meat.

Austrian Open-Air Museum Stübing


8114 Stübing, Österreich
T +43-3124/53700
F +43-3124/53700-18
freilichtmuseum@museum-joanneum.at

 

Opening Hours


April to October Mon-Sun, public holidays 9am - 5pm
Admission until 4pm