Knowledge & culture

The Lötschentaler Museum in Kippel

Immerse yourself in the life of those living in the Lötschental Valley as you visit the Lötschentaler Museum.

Masks, traditional costumes, the “Grenadiers of God”: the Lötschentaler Museum transports you to a world of tradition and ancient customs. More than 60 wooden masks provide a complete overview of the development of mask-making in the valley from 1900 to the present day.

  • Coronavirus notice Please take note of the protection plan and any restrictions set by the provider.

Opening hours

June to October 2021
Tue–Sun 14.00–17.00

Guided tours outside opening hours on request.

Subject to change without prior notice


Entry to museum

  • CHF 6.00 Adults
  • CHF 1.00 Children (up to the age of 16)
Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration


Travel comfortably by train to Goppenstein. From Goppenstein station the post bus (direction Blatten/Fafleralp) to Kippel, Altersheim.

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