Bolzano Sigmundskron Castle

Sigmundskron Castle - Photo © Buscape 1969
Sigmundskron Castle – Photo © Buscape 1969

Sigmundskron Castle
One of the most historic symbols of South Tyrol. It was cited as early as 945 AD as the site of a military episode between noblemen from north and south of the Alps. In the 1950s it was the site of the landmark demonstration for South Tyrol autonomy.

Messner Mountain Museum
Messner Mountain Museum – Photo © .Alex.

The famous alpinist Reinhold Messner the 11th of June  2006 opened the mountain museum MMM Firmiano.

MMM Firmiano – Firmian
Via Castel Firmiano /Sigmundskronerstr. 53
I-39100 Bolzano/Bozen
opening hours: Tuesday – Sunday from  10.00 am – 06.00 pm, last admission at  5.00 pm
phone +39 0471 631 264
fax +39 0471 633 884
Open from the 1st sunday in March until the last sunday in November

Recommended hotels and restaurants (we visited them…):
Turmbach Appiano sulla strada del Vino – Eppan an der Weinestrasse
Schoenblink-Belvedere San Genesio Atesino – Jenesien

Where to stay in Bolzano

There are high quality hotels, apartments, villas and guesthouses available, check them out and make a reservation here.