All Messner Mountain Museums are currently closed.
The museum office is temporarily only available via e-mail:
We thank you for your understanding and look forward to your request!

Opening hours & price of admission

Opening hours

MMM Juval is expected to open in June 2021.

Prices of admission

Ticket price
Adult € 10,00
Children aged 6 – 14 € 4,00
Student € 9,00
Senior citizens (65 and above) € 9,00
Family ticket € 22,00
Groups (15 people or more) € 9,00/person
School classes € 4,00/person
People with disabilities € 9,00
with Geo-Card 2 tickets for the price of 1
with museumobilcard free

MMM Tour-Ticket
The MMM Tour Ticket is a combined ticket for one visit each to Firmian, Juval, Ortles, Ripa, Dolomites and Corones. The ticket is valid for one year from the date of issue and is available at all Messner Mountain Museums.

Adult Concession* Family ticket Children
price € 40,00 € 35,00 € 90,00 € 15,00

*Students, seniors, groups, people with disabilities

Guided tours & important information

Guided tours

The guided tour of the museum takes about an hour (max. 25 people, wearing a mask is compulsory).
There are no guided tours in English. Visitors get an info sheet about the museum.

Guided tours in German
on weekdays 10.15 10.30 11.15 11.45 12.00 12.45 13.15 13.30 14.15 15.00 15.30 16.00
on Sundays and bank holidays 10.30 11.00 11.15 12.00 12.30 12.45 13.30 14.15 15.00 15.30 16.00

Due to the Covid protection measures, time shifts are possible. We ask for your patience and understanding.

Advanced bookings for groups:
+39 348 4433871 (only opening hours) or +39 0471 631264 | E-Mail


From 19 March 2017 there will be a trilingual museum app, which visitors can download free of charge. The app works like a multimedia guide in which Reinhold Messner guides visitors through the museums.

Short instruction:

  • Download the Locandy App from the App- or Playstore
  • Find the museum guide by entering “Messner Mountain Museum” or scan the QR code in our flyer
  • Using the GPS radius search, the individual stations are unlocked on site in the individual locations of the Messner Mountain Museum

Important information

  • A fine weather destination (bring rainwear if necessary!)
  • Stout footwear is essential.
  • The circular walk of the museum is not suitable for handicapped persons.
  • Rucksacks and hiking poles are not permitted.
  • Radios and music are not permitted. Please switch off your mobile.
  • No smoking
  • Dogs are not allowed in the museum.
  • Photographs can be made only in the courtyards.

How to get there & contact

Route planner

How to get there

By car: From Meran on road no. SS38 in the direction of Reschen Pass as far as the free Juval car park on the road between Naturns and Staben. There is no parking at the castle. For environmental reasons, you are requested to use the shuttle bus or walk.
By train: International trains to Bozen and the Vinschgerbahn railway to Staben (approx. 90 minute walk from the station)
Nearest airport: Bozen

Shuttle-Bus: Shuttle bus: Services daily except Wednesdays from the car park to Schlosswirt Juval. From there it is a 15 minute walk to the castle.
Fare: EUR 3.00 single, EUR 5.00 return| +39 335 1015276.

Bus timetable
Juval car park 9.40 10.00 10.30 11.00 11.30 12.00 12.30 13.00 13.50 14.30 15.00 15.30 16.30
Schlosswirt 9.50 10.10 10.40 11.10 11.40 12.10 12.40 13.10 14.00 14.40 15.10 15.40 16.40

Walks to the Museum
There are three walks to MMM Juval:
The Waalweg from Tschars following the no. 3 waymark in the direction of Schloss Juval (approx. 1 1/2 hours)
From Staben following the no. 1 waymark and then the Schnals Waalweg (no. 3 waymark) in the direction of Schloss Juval (approx. 1 hour)
Along the road leading to Juval (possibly using the shuttle bus for the first half) to Unterortl and then following the Ortlsteig path in the direction of Schlosswirt Juval (approx. 1 1/2 hours)


MMM Juval
I-39020 Kastelbell (BZ)
Tel. +39 348 4433871 (only opening hours) or +39 0471 631264
Fax +39 0471 633884