© Advent season in the Dachstein Salzkammergut (photo: Viorel Munteanu)
Craftsmanship can be experienced especially during Advent. Here is a handmade angel in a white dress (photo: Viorel Munteanu)

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Cancelled in 2020 - Exhibition of nativity scenes in Bad Goisern

Christmas time in the Salzkammergut would not be perfect without all the beautiful wooden nativity scenes, lovingly crafted by the nativity set association.

An exhibition of these beautiful works of art has been held during advent each year since 2007. The Handicrafts Advent also takes place throughout the third weekend of advent in the Hand.Werk.Haus.


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Contact & Service

Tourist information Bad Goisern
Kirchengasse 4
4822 Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt

+43 5 95095-10
+43 5 95095-74


Don’t hesitate to contact the team of local guides at the tourist board Bad Goisern - Petra Wallner, Ulli Hillbrandand Michelle Knoll– for any questions about Bad Goisern and the Holiday Region Dachstein Salzkammergut.

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Further Advent events


Cancelled: Christmas Market in Gosau

A distinctive christmas market in idyllic surroundings!
Time period: 05.12.2020 to 06.12.2020
Museum of Local History Gosau
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Cancelled: Relocation of the "Krampus" by Hirlatzer Teufel

For all the brave spectators there waits a wild hustle on the market square!
Time period: to 05.12.2020
Hallstatt market square
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Cancelled: Christmas market

The romantic Christmas market on the market square in the world heritage town of Hallstatt is the highlight of the Advent every year. Here you can experience living customs and...
Time period: to 08.12.2020
Hallstatt market square
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Bad Goisern am Hallstättersee


"Meisteradvent" Shopping The Meisteradvent, the extremely popular Christmas market in the Hand.Werk.Haus, must be rethought in 2020, like so many other things. In order to make at...
Time period: 10.12.2020 to 19.12.2020
HAND.WERK.HAUS (exhibition of local handicrafts)
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