In any weather and at any time of year, the museum in the valley station of the Pfänderbahn in Bregenz is a popular destination!

Pfänderbahn Museum

Steinbruchgasse 4

+43 5574 42160


Here, families can trace the history of the country's first passenger cable car, which opened on March 20, 1927. Pictures and exhibits inform children and parents about the idea of a cable car to the Pfänder at the turn of the century up to the present day.

The exhibition focuses on nature, business and technology on the Pfänder.
Postcards, posters and panoramas allow a look into the past of the railroad and show the beauty of nature in Vorarlberg and with which means it was advertised in former times!
Interesting facts about the supports, the cabins, the drive, the wire rope and also the routing are presented in the exhibition in a vivid and interesting way!

The Pfänderbahn and the Pfänderbahn Museum are open all year round. 
(Exception: closed for revision in November, you can find the exact dates here)

Entrance to the Pfänderbahn Museum is free.

Eine Kabine der Pfänderbahn fährt über eine Lichtung Eine Kabine der Pfänderbahn fährt über eine Lichtung