500 years of Emperor Maximilian I in the 2019 anniversary year.
Off to the Kufstein Fortress.
The unique permanent exhibition that opened on 13.4.2019 takes you through the fascinating life of Emperor Maximilian I, who made the Fortress Kufstein what it is today. Immerse yourself in its unique history with knights, military technology, groundbreaking inventions and visions, media, love affairs, and much more. In addition to impressive exhibits and extensive information, the ‘digital Emperor’ even tells his own stirring story.
An eventful year dedicated to the Emperor.
Kufstein Fortress is paying homage to Holy Roman Emperor, Maximilian I, by continuing to carry his spirit of innovation. Along with the opening of four impressive exhibitions, the Emperor Year will feature numerous events to honour Maximilian I. A new layout and information system is turning the open area into a museum and making a visit an exciting experience. You can find out everything about life at the fortress, battles for power, the architectural history and the exciting military altercations. Experience the cannons, the Heroes’ Organ, the 60-metre deep well or the secret rock path and much more. Brave knights and fair ladies – saddle up and head on down to the Kufstein Fortress!