Museums & cultural centres in Merano
Archive and history of the town on the Passer river
Museums & cultural centres in Merano

Museums & cultural centres in Merano

Archive and history of the town on the Passer river

As archival sources, the museums in Merano/Meran present aspects of local history from different perspectives. The history of the town is often presented interactively in relation to the present, such as at the Touriseum, the South Tyrol Museum of Tourism, in the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle.



There are numerous information centers and institutions such as the South Tyrol Museum of History in nearby Tyrol Castle, the Jewish Museum at the Merano Synagogue, the re-opened Palais Mamming City Museum, or the Prince’s Castle in Merano – along with many new museums and galleries, including Art Merano, the ES Gallery and the Women’s Museum.

The museums
Palais Mamming Museum
Museums and exhibitions
Palais Mamming Museum
The Palais Mamming Museum is located in a newly renovated Baroque palace in Piazza Duomo and hosts the collections of the civic museum. The permanent ...
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Kunst Meran - Merano Arte
Museums and exhibitions
Kunst Meran - Merano Arte
Exhibitions, concerts, performances, seminars and roundtable debates about the development of contemporary art are organized in a three-story, 500m² space, in ...
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Winegrowing Museum Rametz Castle
Museums and exhibitions
Winegrowing Museum Rametz Castle
Four large rooms at Rametz Castle house an exhibition of equipment used in viticulture. The collection includes tools for the cultivation of the wheat and the ...
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House Museum Villa Freischütz
Museums and exhibitions
House Museum Villa Freischütz
What was life for Franz Fromm, a merchant and collector, and his family in Merano like? How did they experience the turbulent years from 1921 to 1941? How did ...
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Women´s Museum
Museums and exhibitions
Women´s Museum
The only such museum in Italy, it overlooks Piazza del Grano.The upper floor houses the permanent collection about fashion and objects used by women in their ...
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Touriseum - South Tyrol Museum of Tourism
Museums and exhibitions
Touriseum - South Tyrol Museum of Tourism
Trauttmansdorff Castle, where Empress Elisabeth of Austria (Sissi) would come in holiday, now houses the Touriseum, the first museum in the Alps ...
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The Prince's Castle
Museums and exhibitions
The Prince's Castle
PLEASE NOTE Due to the health emergency, the Prince's Castle remains closed until further notice. This castle was the residence of the Prince of Tyrol since ...
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Jewish Museum and Synagogue
Museums and exhibitions
Jewish Museum and Synagogue
Between the end of the 19th century and the outbreak of World War II, the Jewish community of Merano was among the most significant of the continent. The ...
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The cultural centres
Urania Meran
Cultural centres
Urania Meran
PLEASE NOTE that due to the measures introduced by provincial governor Arno Kompatscher on October 30, 2020, all cultural facilities and museums will remain ...
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KiMM
Cultural centres
KiMM
PLEASE NOTE that due to the measures introduced by provincial governor Arno Kompatscher on October 30, 2020, all cultural facilities and museums will remain ...
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Ost West Club Est Ovest
Cultural centres
Ost West Club Est Ovest
PLEASE NOTE that due to the measures introduced by provincial governor Arno Kompatscher on October 30, 2020, all cultural facilities and museums will remain ...
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Academy of German-Italian Studies
Cultural centres
Academy of German-Italian Studies
PLEASE NOTE that due to the measures introduced by provincial governor Arno Kompatscher on October 30, 2020, all cultural facilities and museums will remain ...
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Center for Italian Culture
Cultural centres
Center for Italian Culture
PLEASE NOTE that due to the measures introduced by provincial governor Arno Kompatscher on October 30, 2020, all cultural facilities and museums will remain ...
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