Museums and brewery tours

In the Chiemgau, we actively preserve our traditions and our history. You can discover both during a holiday to the region. The only difficulty is deciding which one you should choose.

Museums and brewery toursMuseums and brewery tours

In the Chiemgau, we actively preserve our traditions and our history. You can discover both during a holiday to the region. The only difficulty is deciding which one you should choose.

"Bedaium" Museum

Even the Celts and Romans set up camp in Chiemgau and have left their mark. Exhibits from this period can be viewed in Seebruck`s museum, which is named after the town's former name.

Bajuwarenmuseum (or Bavarian Museum)

Meanwhile in Waging, the Bajuwarenmuseum presents the history of the "original Bavarians".

Natural History and Mammoth Museum

The museum in Siegsdorf leads you even further back in time. 45,000-year-old mammoth bones and even a whole mammoth skeleton can be seen here, amongst other things.

You can also find out lots of interesting facts about our more recent history in these museums:

  • Local History Museum, Trostberg
  • Wood Workers Museum, Ruhpolding
  • Toy and Printing Museum, Traunstein
  • Mineral Museum, Reit im Winkl
  • Ski Museum, Reit im Winkl
  • Schnapps Museum, Reit im Winkl

One beer or more is, of course, a given in Chiemgau. You can also discover how the Bavarian drink is simply made from hops and malt. These breweries offer tours: