Advent & Christmas
Advent - the most beautiful time of the year!
The 1000-year old “Christkindl Town” of Steyr owes its beautiful byname to its picturesque Christkindl district.
Over the past years, a truly enchanting “Christkindl” Region has evolved around Steyr, keeping alive old regional customs and traditions, much to the delight of the locals and visitors alike!
Christkindl Pilgrimage Place
Nativity scenes exhibition in Steyr and the National Park Region
Nativity Scene Tradition
Here in this country it is hard to imagine Christmas without nativity scenes.
Over the centuries many and varied representations have been created of the birth of Baby Jesus, with Joseph and Mary, oxen and donkey in the stable.
Steyr Valley Museum Railway
Steyr Valley Musem Railway
On Austria´s oldest narrow-gauge train through wintry meadows!
Advent markets, Christmas museum & Steyr Christkindl
Events & Guided Walks
Experience the romantic atmosphere of the Christkindl town Steyr!
Switch to a lower gear and immerse yourself in the homely flair of the Christkindl city of Steyr. Be astonished in the first Austrian Museum of antique Christmas decorations, explore the wintery old town with our city guides and enjoy the unique atmosphere of the parlour music on the city square.