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Innsbruck City Tower entrance ticket

Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour
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  • Visit a 15th century tower and climb up to its 31-meter-high viewing platform
  • Overlook the medieval streets of Innsbruck and see the famous Golden Roof
  • Marvel at Bergisel, Patscherkofel Mountain, the River Inn and the Nordkette mountains and much more. Listen to the tower trumpeters play from the balcony of the Golden Roof at Christmas
What to expect

Look out over the rooftops of Innsbruck as the tower guards once did in the Middle Ages. Discover how guards kept watch from the City Tower for almost 450 years, warning citizens of fire and other dangers. The lower storeys also once served as a prison. Today, the tower is there for visitors to enjoy. Over 133 steps lead up to the 31-meter-high viewing platform, which overlooks the medieval streets of Innsbruck and offers stunning views of Bergisel, Patscherkofel mountain, the River Inn and the Nordkette mountain range.

Learn about how the City Tower is a good 50 years older than the Golden Roof. It was completed in 1450 on the side of the old town hall. It doesn’t seem huge in comparison with modern buildings but 51 meters was very impressive in 1450 and the tower was a proud symbol of the self-confidence of the people of Innsbruck. The onion dome was added 100 years after its completion.

Today, the tower still rises up majestically from amongst the medieval buildings in the old town – providing a good vantage point and a romantic view of Innsbruck. For a romantic experience, take the tour at sunset during the summer. During winter, listen to the tower trumpeters play from the balcony of the Goldenes Dachl (Golden Roof) whilst the Christmas markets can be seen below.

Please note that as the City Tower is a historic building and its existing form has to be preserved, there is no lift and you can only reach its top by climbing 133 steps.

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What's included
  • One entrance to the City Tower
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  • Children aged (6-15): reduced
  • Students with ID aged (18+): reduced
  • Youth aged (16-17): Reduced
  • Seniors aged (60-99): reduced
Where

Stadtturm Innsbruck, Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 21, 6020 Innsbruck

Meeting point:

Please redeem your voucher at the Ticket Office before entering the tower.

What to remember
  • Note there is no elevator available
  • You must be able to climb over 133 stairs
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Dont forget to bring your camera
  • Luggage or large bags are not allowed
  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users
  • Use your ticket to enter the tower at any time during opening hours
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When

Tower is open daily:

  • 1 June to 30 September from 10.00am to 8.00pm
  • 1 October to 31 May from 10.00am to 5.00pm
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Provider
Innsbruck Information und Reservierung GmbH
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Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
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