Things to see and do - Appenzell
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Appenzell Travel guide
Appenzell : Michelin's recommendations
Set in the Alpstein's green pastoral foothills, Appenzel is neither a village nor a town, but a " Flecken " (German term for a town and country community). Appenzel means "Abbatis cella" or Abbey cell, and stems from the early settlement of St Gall monks in the area.
Tourist attractions Appenzell : Things to see and do
Unterrainstrasse 5 CH - 9050 Appenzell
In a superb postmodern building created in 1998 by Annette Gigon and Mike Guyer, temporary exhibitions turn the spotlight on works by local artists such as the portraitist and landscape painter Carl August Liner (1871-1946) and his son Carl Walter Li..
r. Ziegeleistr. 14 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Brilliantly rehabilitated, Appenzell's former brick factory (16C) is home to an exhibition space and a cultural centre, which presents interesting contemporary exhibitions. Works by Carl Liner Senior and Junior are exhibited intermittently, and the o..
Hauptgasse 4 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Standing in the town hall and an adjoining house, built after a fire in 1560, this museum contains examples of the culture and traditions of the canton: coins, costumes, flags and so on. There is also an unexpected Egyptian sarcophagus from Thebes (c..
Riedstrasse 57 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Hotel Freudenberg in Appenzell is located at the edge of a forest and offers rooms with a private or shared balcony. All units have views of the village or the Hoherkasten Mountain Range. Most rooms are spacious and feature furniture that has been ..
Hauptgasse 37 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Situated in Appenzell’s historic Landsgemeinde Square, Cafe-Hotel Appenzell offers an elegant restaurant with terrace that serves home-baked cakes and regional specialities. All rooms here have cable TV and free Wi-Fi. Located just 23 km south of St..
Kaustrasse 183 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Set at 1,045 metres above sea level, 4 km from Appenzell's centre, Hotel Kaubad is surrounded by woods and offers guided hiking tours to Kronberg Mountain. Free Wi-Fi is provided. The Kaubad offers an indoor swimming pool and a sauna and guests can ..