The cow: 1000 things and a pile of manure


Short facts

  • Hofstetten b. Brienz
  • 24. – 31.10.2021More dates
  • All day
The Ballenberg Open-Air Museum dedicates its special exhibition to the best-known Swiss livestock animal: the cow. Countless objects from the museum’s collection provide an insight into the relationship between the Swiss and their unofficial national animal.

10 April to 31 October 2021
Monday to Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm

All dates

October 2021

General information

Target groups
  • Main target group: children
  • Also recommended for children
  • Reduction for families
Price info

Adults: CHF 28.-

Children (6 - 15 years): CHF 14.-

Families: CHF 63.-

Students / AHV / IV: CHF 26.-

Dogs on a short lead: free of charge

Parking fee: CHF 5.- per day


Admission prices for groups from 10 people

Adults: CHF 25.-

Children: CHF 12.50

Classes (All school types and adult education, from 16th birthday): CHF 21.-


Ballenberg, Freilichtmuseum der Schweiz
Museumsstrasse 100
3858 Hofstetten bei Brienz
Phone: 033 952 10 30
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.ballenberg.ch

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