1606 Alpine Museum Association

Alpine Museum
Alpine Museum

The 1606 Alpine Museum Association is the initiator and operator of the museum in the “Nagulschbalmu” Alpine hut, which offers interesting insights into the mountain farming of the past. Various events organised by the 1606 Alpine Museum Association enable today's visitors to experience something of daily life on an Alpine pasture.  

Location: Riederalp. Above the golf course next to the Hotel Art Furrer.

Alpine Museum Events

  • 26/06/2019 - 14/08/2019
    10:00 - 12:00 (We)
    Cheese-making with tour of Alpine Museum
    Watch cheese being made using age-old, traditional methods at the Alpine Museum. See at first-hand how the deliciously tangy alpine cheese is made. ...
    Alpine Museum, Riederalp
  • 27/06/2019 - 15/08/2019
    14:00 - 15:30 (Th)
    Butter-marking with tour of Alpine Museum
    How is fresh Alpine milk made into creamy butter? Watch a butter churning demonstration to find out.
    Dates: always on a Thursday from 27 June until ...
    Alpine Museum, Riederalp
  • 30/06/2019 - 18/08/2019
    14:00 - 17:00 (Su)
    Exposition Alpine Museum
    Not everything in the Aletsch Arena revolves exclusively around the unique nature. Rather, this extraordinary habitat has always offered plenty of ...
    Alpine Museum Riederalp

Group offers on request and by arrangement


Guided tour (museum)

Tour of Alpine Museum without aperitif:
Number of participants:
 maximum 20 persons
Schools CHF 70
Associations and groups CHF 80
Registration: Guide, Roberta Brigger, +41 79 290 90 23


Guided tour (museum) with aperitif

Tour of Alpine Museum with aperitif:
Duration: 1.5 h
Number of participants: maximum 20 persons
Schools: CHF 200
Associations and groups: CHF 250
Registration: Guide, Roberta Brigger, +41 79 290 90 23


"Stuba" - homey dinner

Nachtässu bi Cherzuliächt. wie anno dazumal! Chochu uff dr Träächa!
Dinner by candlelight, like in the old days! Dishes cooked on an open fire!
Meetingpoint: Alpine Museum, Riederalp
Number of participants: max. 6 people
Cost: CHF 80 inkl. drinks
Registration: Guide, Roberta Brigger +41 79 290 90 23

Membership Alpine Museum 1606 Association

Tip: Become a member of the 1606 Alpine Museum Association and make a valuable contribution to the preservation of the Alpine Museum. 


Chairman: Albert Bass
Directors: Laudo Albrecht, Kurt Kummer,
Markus Schmid, Nadine Loretan-Albrecht


Individual members: CHF 30
Couples: CHF 50
Companies, businesses: CHF 80
Life membership: CHF 600

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