Opening Hours & Directions

The protection and health of our visitors* and employees* is our top priority. Therefore, we ensure strict compliance with all prescribed and recommended hygiene and safety standards. We also ask you to take our rules and measures into account when visiting the museum - only together can we create a safe visiting atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you!

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Please note that only a limited number of visitors* (one person per 20 m²) are allowed in our museums. For this reason, it may be necessary for us to restrict access to our exhibition areas above a certain visitor frequency.

For your visit to the CoSA - Center of Science Activities please always book a timeslot until further notice:


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  • During a visit to the museum, it is compulsory for people from the age of 6 and up to the age of 14 to wear a mouth-nose protection and for people starting with the age of 14 to wear an FFP2 mask.
  • Keep your distance! Please, maintain at least 2 metre’s distance from all people not living in your household
  • Currently only individual visits are possible, there are no events or guided tours.

Opening Hours
26. March 2021 to 31. October 2021 Mon-Sun, public holidays 9am - 5pm

Admission until 4pm


For very urgent matters, we are available from Monday to Thursday from 8am to 9am on 0664/934-8509.


We are looking forward to your visit!

Getting here

By car

Geographic coordinates: 47.15891352, 15.31533837
Parking: public parking available on site

Arrive with public transportation

Are you traveling by train, bus or tram? Then plan your visit with the Verbundlinien - the best way to get around in downtown Graz and in Styria.

By bus and train

Watzke, nr. 130
Information: Watzke Verkehrsbetriebe
T: +43-316/402003

Information: ÖBB
Train station Stübing plus 30 minutes walk to the museum

By bike

The Austrian Open-Air Museum is situated directly at the Murradweg and offers the perfect possibility for taking a break.

Please note: Balance bikes are allowed in the museum grounds, bicycles, skateboards and the like are forbidden!

May pole set-up,

Current programme

Our calendar provides on overview of all ongoing exhibitions, events and tours.


Restaurant "Zum Goeller"

Our dining establishments currently offer a pick-up service for you. Both in our coffee house "Kuchenstube" in the entrance area and in the inn "Zum Göller" in the museum grounds you can easily order a wide variety of dishes, cake specialities and drinks for a take-away and enjoy them during your visit to the museum valley!

Pick-up Times: daily, 10 am - 5 pm

Ordering in advance is not necessary!



Museum Café

Picnic at the Austrian Open Air Museum Stübing

Enjoy a picnic in the middle of a wonderful natural landscape, in the shadow of historical farmsteads with a peasant’s snack just like in the old days. The picnic basket is the ideal supplement for a family trip or for a romantic outing for two at the Austrian Open Air Museum Stübing.

Reserve your Peasant´s snack in advance either by telephone or at the cash desk at the Museum entrance. While your picnic basket is filled you can discover the Valley of History.

At the inn “Zum Goeller” in the museum valley your picnic basket is all ready and waiting for you.

Find your favourite place, lean back and enjoy the silence and the nature – as well as your delicious peasant’s snack in the Valley of History.

Information & Reservation
Austrian Open Air Museum Stuebing 
Phone: +43-3124/53700



In the shops (Shop at the entrance, grocery in the museum) we offer a great variety of products:

  • different locally produces crafts
  • products for your home and garden from the past 
  • traditional clothing like traditional hats
  • different kinds of regional food as a present
  • books about rural culture, traditions, handicraftS and the natural environment
  • traditional games for children
  • products for different reasons and seasons

All revenue from the shop goes towards the maintenance of the museum.
In the grocery we offer selected sweets in a historic atmosphere with "Seidenzuckerl, Krachmanderl"!

Opening hours:
9am - 4pm. Please note, the shop opening hours correlate with the museum opening hours.

T: +43-3124/53700


Contact for accessibility inquiries

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Assistance dogs are welcome in all of the buildings, park areas and exhibitions of the Universalmuseum Joanneum.

The Folk Life Museum has not been evaluated by CEDOS.

For wheelchair users there is the possibility to be transported by taxi from the train station Stübing or Gratwein at own expense.

Taxi: GUSTmobile: +43-1/235 500 441

Due to its size and terrain, the grounds of the Austrian Open-Air Museum Stübing assistance is required for wheelchair users, people with reduced mobility and blind people, as well as visually impaired visitors.

We also point out that the historic buildings themselves are only accessible via gravel roads and access to the buildings with the wheelchair is not barrier-free. Driving on the museum grounds with private cars is not permitted.

The administration building with museum shop and museum café as well as the toilet facilities are barrier-free. The guest house is also wheelchair accessible and has its own disabled toilet.

House Rules

We are pleased to welcome you in our museums! In order to ensure both your personal security and the security of the items exhibited, may we draw your attention to our house rules.

Austrian Open-Air Museum Stübing

8114 Stübing, Österreich
T +43-3124/53700
F +43-3124/53700-18


Opening Hours
26. March 2021 to 31. October 2021 Mon-Sun, public holidays 9am - 5pm

Admission until 4pm


For very urgent matters, we are available from Monday to Thursday from 8am to 9am on 0664/934-8509.