Tauern gold exhibit in the Putzenhof

Discover the fantastic treasures and head out in the tracks of a fascinating legend. For the first time, the great treasures of the Hohe Tauern have been gathered in one place. This treasure hides the secret of the magic of gold in the region and imparts the fascination and mystery of days long past.

The ‘Mythos Gold’ exhibit is on show in the Putzenhof in Grosskirchheim. This is a 500 year-old trading house for gold prospectors. This magical place and its inspiring history lends a special atmosphere to gold treasure.

The gold treasures include:
* the biggest Carinthian gold nugget
* rare free gold ore specimens from the Hohe Tauern
* gold in all its inspirational, natural forms
* Roman gold bullions
* ‘Gold of the antiquity’: golden, Bronze Age amulets, Celtic and Roman Gold jewellery, gold objects from the medieval period, etc.

Opening hours & prices



Tauern gold exhibit in the Putzenhof

  • June 20th till October 10th 2021: daily from 10:00 to 18:00 (Tuesdays off)

With advance registration, groups may also visit the exhibit outside opening hours.

€ 6,– per adult
€ 4,– per child

With the National Park Kärnten Card & Kärnten Card the entrance is free.


With the National Park Kärnten Card & Kärnten Card the entrance is free.


Franz Josef Sauper KG
Döllach 83 | 9843 Großkirchheim
Homepage: www.putzenhof.at


Wintersaison leider beendet
Winter season closed

ab 14.03.2020

Werte Partner und Gäste,
aus gegebenem Anlass beenden wir die Wintersaison schneller als geplant.

Heiligenblut am Großglockner steht seit Samstag, 14. März 2020 unter Quarantäne.
Per email erreichen Sie uns unter tourismus@nationalpark-hohetauern.at
Alle weiteren Skigebiete schließen am Sonntag, 15. März, die Beherbergungsbetriebe am Montag, 16. März.

Alle aktuellen Informationen finden Sie auf www.kaernten.at/aktuelle-informationen/
Wir freuen uns, Sie zu einem späteren Zeitpunkt bei uns begrüßen zu dürfen!

Dear guests and partners!
Due to the occasion the winter season 2019/2020 finishs earlier than planned.
Heiligenblut has been standing since Saturday 14. March 2020 in quarantine.
You can reach us by email at tourismus@nationalpark-hohetauern.at
All other lifts will close with Sunday, 15. March 2020 and the accommodation establishments with Monday, 16. March 2020.

All information about this you'll find on www.visitcarinthia.at/information/
We look forward to welcoming you at later.