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Literature in Linz: Adalbert Stifter Institute Private Tour

Activity provider: Eos Tours Austria

Literature in Linz: Adalbert Stifter Institute Private Tour

Activity provider: Eos Tours Austria

From US$ 129.24 per person

Discover the life and works of the famous "son of the Bohemian Forest" Adalbert Stifter. Learn about Upper Austria’s literary history at the Adalbert Stifter Institute of language and literature.

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Duration 2 hours
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German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Visit the Adalbert Stifler Institute with a private guide
  • Immerse yourself in the life and work of the famous writer Adalbert Stifler
  • See Stifler’s original works, paintings and personal items
  • Enjoy exhibitions commemorating Upper Austria’s history of literature
  • Learn about famous Austrian writers
Full description

Visit Stifter Haus - Adalbert Stifter Institute to see a permanent exhibition dedicated to the author's personal life and literary legacy. Enjoy exploring memorial rooms dedicated to the pride of Upper Austria’s literature.

Meet with your private guide in Linz main square and take a short walk to the Adalbert Stifter Institute. See the original furniture, including his marriage bed and death sofa. Admire paintings by him and other artists, including Shifter's “Moon Landscape” and "Landscape Study with Group of Houses and Stream."

Receive a detailed overview of Stifter’s life and his literary and pictorial work and familiarize yourself with selected examples of other Upper Austrian writers.

Explore 5 individual rooms in the museum, each commemorating a different time period and theme in literature. The kitchen, dedicated to the Middle Ages, with a theme of “love”, the dining room addressing 18th century, “fighting”, the bedroom - 19th century, “walking”, salon - 20th century “remembering”, and finally, the study room presenting the works of Stifter with a theme of “writing.”

Get the best experience on this exclusive tour with a guide who is an expert in Austrian literature.

  • Private tour of Adalbert Stifter Institute in Linz
  • Private guide with Official Museum License
  • Entry to the Adalbert Stifter Institute
  • Facts and anecdotes about the life and work of Stifter
  • Exhibitions devoted to Upper Austria’s history of literature
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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