Habkern Village Museum

Habkern village museum in the mountains over Interlaken

  • Habkern

Find out more about the village’s history and local traditions

Want to know more about the Habkern dialect or how to find caves in the Habkern Valley? At Habkern Village Museum, the history of the village is told through traditional everyday objects, tools and musical instruments, as well as photographs and films.

The museum in the idyllic mountain village of Habkern is located in an old schoolhouse. Find out more about the Habkern Valley’s unique geology, traditions, customs and crafts. From the Habkern dialect to timber rafting and weaving, the exhibition is always worth a visit: you can book an authentic tour with a private guide. After your visit, you’ll know what “Lischnen” are, where the Habkern Valley’s caves are and even be able to understand a little bit of Habkern dialect!

Your highlights at a glance

  • Exhibition about the history and traditions of Habkern
  • Free entry to the museum
  • Tours outside museum opening hours available on request

To ensure that your trip is perfect in every way, please note

  • Please note the museum opening times
  • Plan your journey to the museum with the PostBus or by car
  • Book a tour in advance
Personal tip
“The Habkern Village Museum gave me a fascinating insight into Habkern’s vibrant traditions and customs. The various special exhibitions were especially interesting.”

Ortsmuseum Habkern

Unter der Kirche 362

3804 Habkern


Phone: +41 79 890 51 20


General information

WeekdayTime of day
13:30 bis 16:30
  • Bad Weather Offer
  • Suitable for any weather
  • for Groups
  • for Class

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