Things to see and do - Appenzell
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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
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..
Unterrainstr. 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..
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 25 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Our cosy hotel is located in the car-free zone in the centre of Appenzell in eastern Switzerland. We offer comfortable rooms, including 9 typical Appenzeller rooms decorated with traditional wall paintings, a restaurant serving Swiss cuisine and qui..
Hauptgasse 37 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Prix Prices from : 135 CHF
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..
Landsgemeindeplatz 3 CH - 9050 Appenzell
Prix Prices from : 160 CHF
Located directly at Appenzell’s historical town square, the "Landsgemeindeplatz", the Romantik Hotel Säntis, with its grand façade, offers a magnificent view of the surrounding mountains. Our light and wholesome cuisine and our wine list a..