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Juval Castle of Reinhold Messner

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Myth of the Mountain The museum in Juval Castle in Val Venosta is dedicated to the Magic of the Mountain and houses several fine art collections: a Tibetica collection, a gallery of paintings of the world’s holy mountains, a collection of masks from five continents, a unique Gesar of Ling exhibition, a Tantra Room and the Expedition Cellar. Trained guides are available to explain all the exhibits. There is also a small mountain zoo, home-grown produce at the Schlosswirt tavern, excellent wines in Unterortl and, at the foot of the hill, a farmhouse shop. Juval Castle always makes a big impression in so many ways.

Approach
Getting There On Foot: from the Juval Parking area on Vinschger Staatsstraße near the valley entrance, from Stava/Staben or over the Waalweg of Ciardes.
Shuttle Service: Daily. Regular trips from the Juval entrance from 9:30 a.m. (see timetable); Wednesdays in July and August no shuttle bus runs; for individual pick-up service: Juval (Schupfer) Tours - Naturno/Naturns 0473 668 058

Parking
Parking directly at the "Bottega dei contadini", free, unguarded

Public transportation
Bus: With the overland lines SAD to the stop Naturns/Naturno Juval.
Train: Take the Vinschger Bahn (Vinschgau Valley train) to Staben/Stava. From there walk along the cycle path toward to Juval (farm shop) Vinschger Bauernladen/Bottega dei contadini.

Opening hours

closed today
Sunday10:00–17:00
Monday10:00–17:00
Tuesday10:00–17:00
Thursday10:00–17:00
Friday10:00–17:00
Saturday10:00–17:00
Closed from Nov 08, 2021 – Dec 31, 2022.

Coordinates

DD
46.651789, 10.966570
DMS
46°39'06.4"N 10°57'59.7"E
UTM
32T 650476 5168348
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