Issuu on Google+

www.steyr.info

  Advent Experience

In the Christkindl Region Steyr | Garsten | Sierning | Steinbach/Steyr

Winter 2012 | 2013


The icons will help you to thematically classify the offers and find them on our website: Culture

Nature

Active outdoors

Discover

Sleep

Eat & Dine

Information

Christmas

Welcome!

Experience Steyr in the Advent Season: Winter & Christmas  Spirit Tradition & Culture Time  for  Reflection & Adventure The  Old  Town & The  Advent  Region Is there anything more beautiful than a pre-Christmas visit to the region where the “Christkindl” resides ? Where age-old ­traditions come to life again, evoking many a childhood ­memory ... The Advent season is celebrated in and around Steyr, in Garsten, Sierning and Steinbach an der Steyr. Visit the Christkindl pilgrimage place with its Christmas Post Office, travel on a unique means of public transport—the Steyrtalbahn railway and vintage post bus—, discover and enjoy the region’s numerous Advent markets, nativity scene exhibitions and ­festive concerts. Come and see the plays of the unique stick puppet theatre in the Steyrer Kripperl or explore the wintry landscape outdoors. Accompany the Steyr night watchmen and women on their tours and taste the region’s manifold ­culinary delights. Discover the town in the Advent season !

Christkindl Pilgrimage

Guided Walking Tour Following the Footsteps of Ferdinand Sertl

Where Christkindl Pilgrimage Church When Start time 1 pm 1 Jan | 5 Jan | 12 Jan 19 Jan | 26 Jan | 2 Feb 2013 | Duration: 2.5 hrs Price 9.– Advance booking +43 (0) 72  52 / 532  29-0

On the first stage, the Christkindl pilgrimage guides Johanna Eisner and Engelbert Lengauer walk from the Christkindl ­Pilgrimage Church to Garsten (walking time approximately one hour), where Anselm Angerer, founder of the Christkindl Church, was abbot of the Benedictine Monastery. In the ­former abbey church pilgrims can sit back and listen to the sound of the new organ. The tour then leads along the Enns and Steyr Rivers to the parish church where Ferdinand Sertl acted as the town’s capellmeister (approximately 50 minutes) — worship in the parish church to the sounds of the Häusler Family Music. The last stage leads back to Christkindl, where Ferdinand Sertl was healed of epilepsy after patiently praying (approximately 30 minutes). A short concert by Veronika and Andreas Kelcher concludes the tour.

Steyr |  Advent Experience

2


Christkindl Pilgrimage Place

For more than 300 years, the idyllic Christkindl near Steyr has been a meeting place for pilgrims.

When 1 – 30 Dec 2012 daily 9 am – 5 pm 2  – 6 Jan 2013 daily 10 am – 5 pm Exceptions: 24 Dec | 9 am –  2pm 25 Dec | 1pm – 5 pm 31 Dec | 10 am – 3 pm 1 Jan | 1pm – 5 pm 2013 29 Nov 2013 – 6 Jan 2014 Admission Voluntary donations Information Pfarre Christkindl +43 (0) 72  52 / 546  22

Christkindl Pilgrimage Church The basilica was completed in 1708 by Jakob Prandtauer. The shrine above the globe-shaped tabernacle houses a ten centimetre tall wax baby Jesus statue. Services SUN + Holidays | 8 am + 9.30 am 24 Dec | Matins: 3 pm | Midnight 31 Dec | 4 pm Thanksgiving service www.pfarre-christkindl.at Mass with music

When 1 – 30 Dec 2012 daily 9 am – 5 pm 2 – 6 Jan 2013 daily 10 am – 5 pm Exceptions: 24 Dec | 9 am – 2pm 25 Dec | 1pm – 5 pm 31 Dec | 10 am – 3 pm 1 Jan | 1pm – 5 pm 2013 29 Nov 2013 – 6 Jan 2014 Admission Adults 3.– Children 6 – 15 years 1.– Information Pfarre Christkindl +43  (0)  72  52 / 546  22

3

SAT 8 Dec 2012 | 9.30 am

Songs celebrating the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary with Christkindl Vocal Quartet and Duo La Perla

SUN 9 Dec 2012 | 9.30 am

Anton Bruckner: Windhaag Mass, two horns with MV ­Christkindl, Veronika Kelcher, vocals, Christiane Hornbachner organ

SUN 16 Dec 2012 | 9.30 am

Domenico Zipoli: Missa in F, Cantemus Christkindl Choir

SUN 23 Dec 2012 | 9.30 am

Advent songs with QuintVoices Vocal Ensemble

MON 24 Dec ’12 | Midnight

Midnight mass with QuintVoices Vocal Ensemble

TUE 25 Dec 2012 | 9.30 am

Joseph Kronsteiner: Christkindl mass, Cantemus Christkindl Choir

Mechanical Nativity Scene & Pöttmesser ­Nativity Scene In the Christkindl rectory two nativity scene rarities are on display. 300 carved lindenwood figurines, driven by a unique mechanical system, move through the biblical landscape of the Mechanical Nativity Scene. The Pöttmesser Nativity Scene, with its 58 square metres and 700 figurines, is one of the world’s largest nativity scenes. Advance booking for groups required. Winter 2012 | 2013


When 30 Nov 2012 – 6 Jan 2013 | 10 am – 5 pm Exceptions: 30 Nov | 10.30 am – 5 pm | 24 + 31 Dec | 9 am – 12 noon | 6 Jan 2013 | 10am – 4pm 2013 29 Nov 2013 – 6 Jan 2014 Info Christkindl Postamt +43 (0) 57  76  77 / 44  11

Christmas Post Office Christkindl Since 1950, about two million letters and cards stamped with the special Christkindl postmark have been sent around the world each year. www.christkindl.at

51st St. Nicholas Balloon Launch When 2 Dec 2012 at 11am Where In the fields in front of the Christkindl Rectory

Price Adults: 2.50 (single) 4.– (return) 6.– (combined ticket Christkindl + Garsten) Children up to 15 years: 1.50 (single) 2.– (return) 3.– (combined ticket Christkindl + Garsten) Special trips Postbusstelle +43 (0) 72  52 / 533  88-10

After handing out sweets to the ­children, Saint Nicholas floats away to the sounds of the Christkindl Band. Special mail delivery: By balloon !

Vintage Post Bus The post bus dating back to the midfifties travels back and forth between Steyr, Christkindl, Garsten and Gleink. www.steyr.info/postbus

Steyr — Christkindl — Steyr From Steyr/­Stadtplatz – Marienkirche

From Pfarrhof Christkindl

10.20 | 11.00 | 11.40 | 12.20 | 13.20 | 14.00 | 14.40 | 15.20 | 16.00 | 16.40

10.40 | 11.20 | 12.00 | 12.40 | 13.40 | 14.20 | 15.00 | 15.40 | 16.20 | 17.20

1 – 31 Dec 2012 2013 | 30 Nov – 31 Dec 2013 On 24 and 31 December only until 12 noon

Steyr — Garsten — Steyr From Steyr/­Stadtplatz – ­Marienkirche

From Garsten – am Platzl

10.20 | 11.00 | 11.40 | 12.20 | 13.20 | 14.00 | 14.40 | 15.20 | 16.00 | 16.40

10.40 | 11.20 | 12.00 | 12.40 | 13.40 | 14.20 | 15.00 | 15.40 | 16.20 | 17.20

1 + 2 + 8 + 9 Dec 2012 2013 | 30 Nov | 1 + 7 + 8 Dec 2013

Steyr |  Advent Experience

4


yr e

Guided  Steyr  Tours D  iscovering the Town

In German !

Incentive group tours possible at any time and on any date !

Where At the Rathaus How Advance booking until 12 noon When THU + SAT October – March 6 pm April – Sept 8 pm Duration approx. 2 hrs Price Adults 9.– Children 6  – 14 years 4.– Upper Austrian Family Card: Children free

Night Watchmen Walking Tour Two-hour walking tour including climb up to the parish church spire—magnificent view of the town guaranteed ! www.steyr.info/nachtwaechter

Steyr Night Watchmen New Year’s Eve

When 31 Dec | 5.45 pm until after midnight Price 85.– including food & drink | Children from 3 – 12: 50 % discount

Around the Lamberg Castle

When 16 + 30 Nov 2012 7 + 8 + 14 + 21 + 26 Dec 2012 at 4.30 pm Price 58.– | Children from 3 – 12: 50 % discount Advance booking +43 (0) 72  52 / 532  29-0

Dine-around Culinary walk with the Steyr night watchmen to surprise ­destinations. www.steyr.info/dine-around

Steyr: Its History and Stories

When Every Saturday at 2 pm Duration Approx. 2 hrs

Experience-packed walking tours

When 1 + 8 + 15 + 22 Dec 2012

The True Secret of Christmas Reflection, customs and symbols of the Advent season

When 17 + 24 Nov 2012 12 + 19 Jan 2013

The Old Steyrdorf About bakers and chandlers, visit to the Lebzelterhaus/Dunklhof

dec

„Krem

When 5 Jan | 2 + 9 + 16 Feb 2013 us.

Ent Wann einen merlha e wie im Bum 14 Uhr schätz apelle kirche t Hausk dtpfarr Treffpunk Rathaus in der z, die Sta ehe­ Stadtplat e der uchen elkläng Wir bes der Dauer ben Org ­Orgel, auf Stunden . zirka 2 und erle rismann e spielte Wie viel ligen Ch er mit Vorlieb en wir ne 9,– ma chse 4,– egn Erwa Jahre Bruckn 6 – 14 berg beg Anton und Kinder arte: s Lam zeit los ilienk ock r Bar OÖ Fam Im Sch satelie frei aus der Kinder Schlos ergen Den das ng Zw r. en ube Anmeldu besuch Schreiberh Uhr lerie bis 12

er dt er­

ng Anmeldu Uhr bis 12

ng Anmeldu Uhr bis 12

pé Ga von Ha et die uss bild ier­ Abschl der Rad schl. orf mit Steyrd Erich Frö tatt von werks

When 26 Jan | 23 Feb 2013

Countess Catherine of Lamberg Guided Lamberg Castle tour in ­costume—tapestry rooms and ­castle library www.steyr.info/stadtfuehrungen

5

KU

17.

MX

21. 28.

ber

Septem

er Oktob GK

GK

VI

11. 18.

FW

e sein(n ) Steycrh&ichte Ges paziergänge

MX GK KU KU

10.

-S Erlebnis 2012

AS

17.

AS

24.

WE WE

8.

WE

15.

WE

22.

Jeden

Samstag

um 14

Uhr !

Ask for our special programme on this subject ! 25.

iduellen

zu indiv

MX

1.

FW

4.

MX

14.

Alle auch

VI

28.

SA

7.

FW

21.

GK

31.

NA

20. 3.

VI

14.

KU

24.

GK

13. 27.

GK

7.

KU

10.

FW

30.

PI

3.

16. 23.

GK

25.

VI

ber

SA

18.

6.

Novem

Mai

Jänner

Anm Uhr bis 12

11.

MX

22. 29.

FW

9.

SA

NA

15.

ber

r Es wa für Erw r Sagen­ e Stadt Steyre und ein en, Wann der. Die für Kin hl an Sag n wer 14 Uhr auch Auswa t t eine en, den Treffpunk Rathaus lte fee triff z, Legend will, sol Stadtplat en und lernen Märch n. Dauer t kennen erfahre ima Stunden 2 ten He n zirka ich die läft, dan Gesch Wie viel h ihre g­ torie sch ne 9,– auc His chse Erzber 4,– Erwa nn die Jahre e. Der 6 – 14 Und we Kinder ... die Sag arte: um und ilienk Tra auf OÖ Fam ist ihr taucht frei rmann Kinder wasse

4.

PI

8.

VI

2.

SA

Juni

afte 00 Geschichten Sagenh e und l ... 1.0 einma achsen

GK

28.

Legendary Steyr The Legend Fairy recounts various legends and fairy tales

die Na Steyr, Stadt­ mit der en, ist ütlichen Kalkalp Leben er gem . In ein Sie das bunden g erkunden isse heimn run die Ge g wande nzen und er. Der Gesan der Pfla ohn Stadt­ her Bew t durch den n. tierisc hichte el geleite mgesc der Vög nen Bau n der Flüsse sei viel Wie rbänke park mit ne 9,– 4,– Erwachse Schotte ln sich Jahre me 14 den – 6 An s tum Kinder Co. ilienkarte: und Enn wan & OÖ Fam Steyr Sch er, frei säg Kinder Gänse

Wann 14 Uhr t Treffpunk Rathaus z, Stadtplat Dauer Stunden zirka 2

r s Stey

Sp en wir Auf den itions­ erkund ziehern alte trad er­ Wachs zelt hen und Wann Gässc das Leb Hof 14 Uhr rische de, wie t – dieser Gebäu Treffpunk Rathaus nklhof reiche z, n den Du Stadtplat schöne haus und t für seinen r­ Dauer Jah den 16. ann Stun zirka 2 ist bek aus dem ten Säulen. ngang Wie viel zier ade 9,– ver n­ h ne Ark 4,– Erwachse t mit reic in und Roma Jahre 6 – 14 hunder iker ebt. Kinder Lyr gel arte: die nkl ilienk OÖ Fam Hier hat Dora Du frei tellerin Kinder rifts sch eldung

GK

26.

Dezem

nder

˘ Kale ze tschät r Kuns e Kunst­ Steyreken Sie versteckt ser Schmidt“

Walk alpark Nature Stadt am Nationtur eng ver­

| 29. 12.

NA

19.

PI

1.

NA

12.

AS

21.

Juli

24.

11.

nder ˘ Kale

2. | 7. 4.

AS

14.

PI

5.

SA

7.

August

10.+ 17.+

10. 3. | 3.+

5. | 15.

9. | 6. 10.

nder ˘ Kale

11.+ 18.

24. 11.

rdorf e Stey kern und Das alt uren von Bäc male­

r Februa

SA

7. 1. | 4.+

1. | 17.+

nder ˘ Kale

März

14.+ 21.

AS

April

NA

r.info www.stey

12 der 20 Kalen

Samstag Jeden Uhr ! um 14

12.+ 19.

KU

In 2013 we are celebrating a jubilee: Ten years of night watchmen tours!

Terminen

GK

buchbar

29.

SA

!

Where At the Rathaus How Advance booking until 12 noon Price Adults 9.– | Children 6 .– 14 years 4.– | Upper Austrian Family Card: Children free

Winter 2012 | 2013

27.10.11

12:23


Museums & Nativity  Scenes Discover and Explore History

When 23 Nov 2012 – 6 Jan 2013 daily 10 am – 5 pm Exceptions: 24 + 31 Dec | 10 am – 4pm 1 Jan | 1pm – 5 pm 2013 22 Nov 2013 – 6 Jan 2014 Admission Adults: Train 5.50 | Museum 3.– | Combined ticket 7.50 | Children: Train 4.50 | Museum 2.– | Combined ticket 6.– Information +43 (0) 72  52 / 806  59

1st Austrian Christmas Museum with Train Antique Christmas decorations (14,000 pieces from 1830 to 1945) from Elfriede Kreuzberger’s collection as well as 200 dolls. Ride on the Museum Train up three floors to the Angel Workshop, small gifts and Christkindl punch in the Museum Shop. www.steyr.info/weihnachtsmuseum Tip Fairy tale hour with Legend Fairy Margot 28 Nov | 5 + 12 + 19 Dec | at 3.30 pm

Nativity Scenes in the Stadtmuseum

When 23 Nov 2012 – 6 Jan 2013 daily 10 am – 5 pm 24 + 31 Dec | 10 am – 2 pm 2013 21 Nov 2013 – 6 Jan 2014 Information +43 (0) 72  52 / 575  348 When 29 Nov – 9 Dec 2012 daily 10 am – 5 pm 2013 | 30 Nov – 8 Dec 2013 Where In the Amtssitzungs­ saal, Stadtplatz, Rathaus (ground floor) Admission free! Tip Wooden box nativity scene in the Rathaushof

When All year round Advance booking required Where Gleinkergasse 29 Admission Adults 3.– Children up to 15 years 1.50 Information +43 (0) 72  52 / 834  53 or +43 (0) 664 / 483  43  02

Lamberg nativity scene figurines: 200 baroque puppets from the collection of the Lamberg Counts arranged on a large mountain. Bethlehem nativity scene made of olive wood, acquired upon entering into a town partnership with Behtlehem by the Hartlauer Company, weight: 170 kg. www.steyr.at/stadtmuseum

Nail Maker Nativity Scenes  &  More ... Typical nail maker nativity scenes as well as refreshments including warm soups, coffee and home-made ­pastries provided by the Steyr “Goldhaubengruppe”.

Nativity Scene Exhibition Family Pfaffenbichler 700 Christmas and Easter nativity scenes from 69 countries, spanning four centuries from the Pfaffenbichler family’s private collection.

Steyr |  Advent Experience

6


Accessible all year round Creative shop and punch stand: Advent weekends and 24 Dec | 1.30 pm – 5 pm

When 25 Nov 2012 – 13 Jan 2013 Saturday, Sunday: 2.00 pm, 3.15 pm, 4.30 pm 2013 24 Nov 2013 – 12 Jan 2014 Tickets Adults 5,40 Children 3 – 15 years 2,70 Ticket reservation +43 (0) 72  52 / 532  29-0 Afternoon box office +43 (0) 676 / 660  54  47 (as of 1pm)

Jägerkrippe Open-air nativity scene with life-size figurines at the Teufelsbach in the Wehrgraben district.

Steyrer Kripperl The last known stick-puppet ­theatre in the German-speaking world. It shows handicraft and trade scenes as well as ­worldly events (traditions) of the Biedermeier ­period and Christmas season. www.steyr.info/kripperl Night watchmen — Miners — Lighters — Artisans — Bakers — Kohlbauernbua Main programme Hunters — Almabtrieb — Ship parade — Lottery — Egyptian Joseph SUN 25 Nov 2012

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

Hunters — Ship parade — Wällisch Hans — Egyptian Joseph SAT 1 Dec 2012 | SUN 2 Dec 2012

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

Steyrtalbahn — Incubus and St. Nicholas — Infant baptism — King David THU 6 Dec 2012 SAT 8 Dec 2012 | SUN 9 Dec 2012

4.30 pm 2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

Hunters — Schlittage — Lottery — King David SAT 15 Dec 2012 | SUN 16 Dec 2012 Steyrtalbahn — Schlittage — Christmas programme THU 20 Dec 2012 SAT 22 Dec | SUN 23 Dec | MI 26  Dec 2012

4.30 pm

Hunters — Wällisch Hans — Chimney sweepers — The three holy kings SAT 29 Dec 2012 | SUN 30 Dec 2012

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

4.30 pm

Hunters — Wällisch Hans — Chimney sweepers —  The three holy kings — Carol singers SAT 5 Jan 2013 | SUN 6 Jan 2013

Chimney sweepers — The three holy kings — Old Steyr Corpus Christi procession —  Flight into Egypt SUN 13  Jan 2013

7

2.00 pm

3.15 pm

Winter 2012 | 2013


Music  in  the Christkindl  Town Advent Carols & Concerts

Further events: www.steyr.info/­veranstaltungskalender

When 1 Dec 2012 | 7 pm Price 10.– | 12.–

Advent Carols with Club Chor Steyr St. Michael Barockkirche

When 4 + 11 + 18 Dec 2012 3 pm Voluntary donations

Advent Music in the Christkindl Pilgrimage Church Veronika Kelcher (vocals & organ) Andreas Kelcher (vocals & guitar)

When 11 December 2012 7.30 pm Tickets as of 13.50

A Christmas Carol Musical based on the Christmas Story by Charles Dickens in the Stadttheater

When 16 + 23 Dec 2012 4.30 pm Admission free

Christmas Carols with Choirs from the Steyr Region Marienkirche

When 22 Dec 2012 4 pm and 7 pm Tickets Advance booking 10.– | 12.– | 14.– BO 12.– | 14.– | 16.–

When 30 Dec 2012 | 3 pm

When 30 Dec 2012 | 7.30 pm Tickets as of 14.–

Steyrdorfer Advent Evening “Wia a Stern in da finstan Nacht“ Altes Theater Steyr Information +43 (0) 664  / 75  01  51  50 www.steyrdorfer-saitenklang.at.tf Winter Wonderland with Smokey Two Christkindl Pilgrimage Church “Heitere Lieder“ – an Evening with Karl Merkatz Stadtsaal

When 31 Dec 2012 5 pm and 8 pm

End of Year Concert In the baroque ambience of the Alte Theater the “Concilium ­Musicum Wien” celebrates the New Year.

When 1 Jan 2013 | 4 pm and 5 pm

New Year’s Concert Christkindl Pilgrimage Church

Steyr |  Advent Experience

8


Advent in Steyr Handicrafts, Blacksmiths, Punch and the Christkind

Christmas in the Castle

When 24 Nov – 16 Dec 2012 SAT, SUN and holidays open | 10 am – 6 pm 2013 23 Nov – 15 Dec 2013 Admission Adults 2,50 Children up to 15 years free | Groups 2.–

Exhibition and sale of artistic ­Christmas decorations, ceramic ­figurines, metal-smithing, textile arts and box nativity scenes in the ­exclusive ambience of the Lamberg Castle. www.weihnachtsausstellung.at

When 23 Nov – 23 Dec 2012 FRI 2 pm – 7 pm SAT / SUN 10 am – 7 pm Refreshment booths open until 9 pm 2013 22 Nov – 22 Dec 2013

Christmas market full of atmosphere along the Promenadenallee. Children’s programme with pony rides, merry-go-round, children’s train www.steyrer-christkindlmarkt.at

When 23 Nov – 31 Dec 2012 | Daily 11am – 9 pm 2013 | 29 Nov – 31 Dec 2013 Every Saturday afternoon: 3 pm fairy tale hour with the Steyr Christkind 4 pm Advent brass concert & Steyr Christkind prologue

Steyr Christkindl Market

Old Town Advent Market Romantic market in the Steyr Stadtplatz Square, punch specialties, nativity scene, nativity scene tree. Daily blacksmithing demonstrations and brass concert www.stadtmarketing-steyr.at

Steyr Blacksmith Christmas

When 8 + 9 December 2012 10 am – 6 pm 7 December 2012 “Blacksmithing” as of 4 pm 2013 7 + 8 December 2013

More than thirty blacksmiths ­demonstrate their art along the Schmiedeweg in the town centre. www.stadtmarketing-steyr.at

When 31 December 2012 9 am – 2 pm Where Adventmarkt Altstadt Steyr, Stadtplatz

Hand-forged charms for the New Year & blacksmithing for children ! www.stadtmarketing-steyr.at

When 15 December 2012 5.30 pm Where At the Rathaus

Holding torches and Christmas trees members of the two Steyr diving clubs and water rescue team swim from ­Zwischenbrücken to the Rederbrücke Bridge.

9

New Year’s Eve Smithing

Christmas Swimming

Winter 2012 | 2013


Advent around  Steyr

Gleink | Steinbach/Steyr | Garsten | Sierning

When 10 + 11 November 2012 Daily 10 am – 6 pm 2013 16 + 17 November 2013 Admission Adults 3.– Children free Where 5 km heading towards Linz – 10 min by car Free shuttle bus from the parking lots GFM & Bauhaus

22nd Martini Market Stift Gleink near Steyr Interesting mixture of high-quality arts and crafts. A “living bakery”, organic delicacies and Martini goose fresh from the oven. Special exhibition: “All things small and beautiful“ www.steyr.info/martinimarkt Vintage post bus trips Steyr — Gleinker Martinimarkt — Steyr From Steyr/­Stadtplatz – ­Marienkirche

From Stift Gleink

10.20 | 11.00 | 11.40 | 12.20 | 13.20 | 14.00 | 14.40 | 15.20 | 16.00 | 16.40 | 17.20

10.40 | 11.20 | 12.00 | 12.40 | 13.40 | 14.20 | 15.00 | 15.40 | 16.20 | 17.00 | 18.00

Steyrtal Museumsbahn When 2 Dec 2012 – 5 Jan 2013 2013 1 Dec 2013 – 5  Jan 2014 Price Adults 14.– return ticket Children from 6 – 15 years 7.– return ticket

Austria’s oldest narrow-gauge train through wintry meadows to the ­Steinbach Advent  ! Travel time: One hour Special trips on request ! www.steyrtalbahn.at

Date

From Steyr Museumsbahnhof

From Grünburg/Steinbach

SUN 2  Dec 2012

13.30

18.00

THU 6  Dec 2012

13.30 – St. Nicholas travels on the train.

16.00 – St. Nicholas travels on the train.

SAT 8   Dec 2012

9.30 | 11.30 | 13.30 | 15.30 | 18.00

7.30 | 9.40 | 11.40 | 13.40 | 15.40 | 18.10

SUN 9  Dec 2012

9.30 | 11.30 | 13.30 | 15.30 | 18.00

7.30 | 9.40 | 11.40 | 13.40 | 15.40 | 18.10

SAT 15   Dec 2012

11.30 | 13.30 | 15.30 | 18.00

9.40 | 11.40 | 13.40 | 15.40 | 18.10

SUN 16   Dec 2012

9.30 | 11.30 | 13.30 | 15.30 | 18.00

7.30 | 9.40 | 11.40 | 13.40 | 15.40 | 18.10

SUN 23   Dec 2012

13.30 | 19.30

10.40 | 18.00

MON 31   Dec 2012

10.00 | 13.15 | 16.30 | 19.45

8.30 | 11.45 | 15.00 | 18.15

SAT 5 Jan 2013

11.30 | 15.30

13.35 | 21.00

Steyr |  Advent Experience

10


When 1 Dec 2012 –  6 Jan 2013 – Daily at 5pm a  window is opened 2013 1 Dec ’13 – 6 Jan ’14 Where Ortsplatz Steinbach/ Steyr | Admission free !

Steinbach ­Advent Calendar In seven houses around the town fountain 24 windows are artistically decorated.

Steinbach Advent Market

When 8 + 9 + 15 + 16 Dec 2012 SAT 1pm – 7 pm SUN / holidays 10 am – 7 pm Where Steinbach an der Steyr 25 min by car

Musical Advent & Old Handicrafts The delicious smell of roasted sausages and chestnuts permeates the air ! The Christmas decorations and glittering lights of the booths bestow a special flair on the square. Welcome to the “Advent calendar village” of Steinbach an der Steyr ! 1 Dec 2012 | 7.30 pm

When 1 Dec 2012 – 6 Jan 2013 daily 1 pm – 6 pm 1 January closed !

Musical prelude with “Uni sono” choir

8 Dec 2012 | 4.45 pm

St. Nicholas comes to visit

9 Dec 2012 | 5.15 pm

Lit balloon launch

22 Dec 2012

Christmas at the Reiterhof Burghub

23 Dec 2012 | 5 pm

The Steyr Christkind opens the 24th Advent window

Exhibition in the Krippenhaus “Nativity scenes from around the world“ with 550 nativity scenes from 95 countries Admission Adults 3.50 | Children under 15 years free Groups (as of 15 persons) 3.–

Advent Carols with Pastoral Play 15 + 16 Dec 2012 3 pm

Where in the parish church of Steinbach an der Steyr Admission 5.–

Advent Concerts 2 + 8 + 9 + 23 Dec 2012 3 pm

Where in the parish churchof Steinbach an der Steyr 2 Dec 2012 “Is scho still um an Berg” 23 Dec 2012 “A stade Weis ...” Voluntary donations

15 Dec 2012 | 5.30 pm

Perchtenlauf

15 + 16 Dec 2012 2 pm – 6 pm

Bird of Prey Show

5 Jan 2013 Begin 5 pm

Perchtenraunacht with grand fireworks 7 pm | Perchtenlauf and grand fireworks display

www.nationalpark-region.at 11

Winter 2012 | 2013


When 1 + 2 + 8 + 9 Dec 2012 2013 | 30 Nov | 1 + 7 +  8 Dec 2013 Admission 3.– | Children free Where Next to Steyr heading towards Ennstal – 5 min by car

Garstner Advent Advent market full of atmosphere all around the Garsten abbey church, ­nativity scene exhibition in the baroque rooms of the prelate’s building, arts and crafts exhibition in the rooms of the Garsten elementary school by the master factories from the “Upper Austrian Meisterstrasse”. Pastoral plays, organ concerts in the abbey church, a visit from St. Nicholas, special mail delivery by carriage, arts and crafts in the Platzl Square, Garsten elementary school and Raiff­ eisenbank as well as gallery café and special exhibition in the Lederhilgerhaus. Vintage post bus trips between Steyr Stadtplatz and Garsten Advent Market. www.oberoesterreich.at/advent

Advent in Sierning When 1 + 2 December 2012 SAT 1 pm – 7 pm SUN 10 am – 5 pm 2013 30 Nov | 1 Dec 2013 Where 10 km heading towards Bad Hall – 15 min by car

Sierning Renaissance Castle Beautiful, exclusive and elegant – this best describes the exquisite Advent market held for more than 30 years in the historic ambience of the castle. Advent village in the castle yard with delightful artefacts & culinary delicacies.

When 15 + 16 December 2012 SAT 2 pm – 6 pm SUN 10 am – 6 pm 2013 14 + 15 Dec 2013

Advent in Neuzeug Unconventional Advent market held in the more than one hundred year old ­elementary school, very popular among the locals. A lively market vis-à-vis provides ­delicious delicacies.

When 15 + 16 December 2012 SAT 2 pm – 6 pm SUN 10 am – 6 pm 2013 14 + 15 Dec 2013 Tip Christmas on the farm 24 Nov – 8 Dec 2012 www.florex.at

Christmas in Neuzeughammer A beautiful factory building dating back to the 19th century provides a perfect setting for this delightful handicrafts market presenting exceptional exhibitors, popular meeting place for locals and visitors alike. www.sierning.com

Steyr |  Advent Experience

12


Outdoor  Activities! Insider Tips for Adventure Seekers in Steyr and Environs

When Mid December until Mid March Details and advance booking At the National Park Ennstal Visitors’ Centre +43 (0) 72  54 / 84  14-0 info-ennstal@kalkalpen.at

Snowshoe Hike through the Winter ­Forest of the Kalkalpen National Park Accompany a National Park ranger on a guided snowshoe hiking tour through the glittering alpine world in the Kalkalpen National Park. www.kalkalpen.at

Visit the Deer in the Bodinggraben When January until end of ­February every THU to SUN Details and advance booking At the National Park Molln Centre +43 (0) 75  84 / 36  51 nationalpark@kalkalpen.at

Do you know how old deer can get and why in former times they didn’t stay in the mountains during the ­winter ? Accompany a National Park Ranger to the deer observation platform in the Bodinggraben and learn all this and more about the red deer. www.kalkalpen.at

Segway in Steyr When Book daily, glide daily Price as of 39.– Advance booking +43 (0) 720 / 55  47  21 When 26 Oct 2012 –  11 March 2013 Where Rennbahnweg Price Adults as of 3.20 Children as of 1.70 Information +43 (0) 72  52 / 899-279

When December – February | 9 am – 12 midnight Price 25.– per lane Advance booking requested ! Information SV Forelle +43 (0) 650 / 310  76  20

13

Punch booth tours, Advent Market Roas ... – learn how to drive a Segway and get to know the town from a different perspective, gliding along on one of the most modern means of transport. www.segway-in-steyr.at

Ice-skating Indoor ice rink on the Rennbahnweg ice skate rentals available. Two lanes for curling Every THU 5.30 pm – 8.30 pm www.steyr.at

Curling Ideal meeting place for young and old, company competitions or simply a good time with friends or family. www.forellestocksport.com Winter 2012 | 2013


Package Deal Advent in the Christkindl Town

Price As of 139.– *** hotel As of 169.– **** hotel

VV  Two nights with sumptuous breakfast buffet VV  4-course Advent Gourmet Menu VV Mug of hot cider VV Visit to the 1st Austrian Christmas Museum — trip on the Museum Train included VV Visit to the nativity scenes in Christkindl VV Vintage post bus trip from Steyr to Christkindl and back VV Advent brass concert in the Stadtplatz Square

www.steyr.info

30 November until 22 December, daily arrivals are possible !

Hotel Voucher valid in all the Small Historic Towns www.khs.info

The ideal Christmas present—redeemable at more than 40 hotels in the 15 participating towns !

Free Admission  &  Premium Discounts Exclusive for our hotel guests The Steyr Card includes eight recreation deals as well as discounts of up to 25 percent with our premium-partners. The card is valid for one year from the date of issue.

nfo info

steyr.i

info@

ller r

2 29-0 52 / 53 5 (0) 72 2 29-1 T +43 52 / 53 (0) 72 F +43

Ausste

Steyr |  Advent Experience

A 44

der Datum llung Ausste Nr. Karte

 Ten Premium partners offer discounts off the regular and usverb Tourism latz 27 price. Stadtp r ey St 02 Inhabe

Where The SteyrCard is available at your hotel reception as well as at the Steyr Tourist Office Price 19.–

Eight Inclusive-Partners offer a one-time free admission to SteyrCard holders including the town’s outdoor swimming fo steyr.in pool in addition to those www. ­described in this brochure.

yr Card Die Ste

02.

14


www.steyr.info

Staying in Steyr Hotels & Inns G   uesthouses Holiday apartments


Staying in Steyr

A

p p p p Hotel & Restaurant Minichmayr 1 Steyr, Haratzmüllerstrasse 1– 3 +43 (0) 72  52 / 534  10 www.hotel-minichmayr.at p p p p Landhotel Mader Steyr, Stadtplatz 36 2 +43 (0) 72  52 / 533  58 www.mader.at p p p p Stadthotel Styria Steyr, Stadtplatz 40 – 42 3 +43 (0) 72  52 / 515  51 www.styriahotel.at p p p p Parkhotel Styria Steyr, Eisenstrasse 18 4 +43 (0) 72  52 / 478  31 www.styriahotel.at p p p p Hotel & Restaurant Christkindlwirt 5 Steyr, Christkindlweg 6 +43 (0) 72  52 / 521 84 www.christkindlwirt.at p p p p Landhotel Eckhard 6 St. Ulrich bei Steyr, Eisenstrasse 94 +43 (0) 72  52 / 523  26-0 www.hotel-eckhard.at p p p Schwechaterhof Steyr, Leopold-Werndl-Strasse 1 7 +43 (0) 72  52 / 530  67 www.schwechaterhof.at p p p Gasthof Pöchhacker 8 Steyr, Sierninger Strasse 122 +43 (0) 72  52 / 731 73 www.gasthof-poechhacker.at p p p Landgasthof Mayr 9 St. Ulrich bei Steyr, Pfarrplatz 3 +43 (0) 72  52 / 520  91 www.landgasthof-mayr.at p p p Landgasthof Wirt im Feld bk Dietachdorf, Ennser Strasse 99 +43 (0) 72  52 / 38  222 www.wirtimfeld.at p p Frühstückspension Leichtfried bl Steyr, Haratzmüllerstrasse 25 +43 (0) 72  52 / 524  38 www.steyr-austria.com p p Gasthof Bauer Steyr, Josefgasse 7 bm +43 (0) 72  52 / 544  41 www.bauer-gasthof.at p p Motel Maria Steyr, Reindlgutstrasse 25 bn +43 (0) 72  52 / 710  62 www.motel-maria.at p p Gasthof Holzer Gleink, Neustifter Hauptstrasse 5 bo +43 (0) 72  52 / 762  88 www.gasthof-holzer.com Hotels & accommodation A

Unfold for Part B !


Staying in Steyr

B

p p Pension Santa Steyr, Sierninger Strasse 69 bp +43 (0) 72  52  /  724  46 gh.santa.carina@gmail.com bq Campingplatz Forelle Steyr, Kematmüllerstr. 1a +43 (0) 72  52 / 780  08 www.forellesteyr.at br Jugendherberge Steyr Steyr, Josef-Hafner-Strasse 14 +43 (0) 72  52 / 455  80 jugend@steyr.gv.at bs Pension Albrecht Steyr, Alois-Huemer-Strasse 1 +43 (0) 72  52 / 540  78 pension.albrecht@aon.at bt Familie Brandner +43 (0) 72  52 / 505  78 Garsten, Dambachstrasse 69 ck Ferienhaus Brodesser-Rempel­bauer Steyr, Eisenstrasse 41 +43 (0) 72  52 / 436  75 brodesser.sonja@gmail.com cl Landhaus Essl Dietach, Thannstrasse 11 +43 (0) 664/73  54  75��� 92 www.landhaus-essl.at cm Ferienwohnung Delaunay Steyr, Franz-Sichlrader-Strasse 15 +43 (0) 72  52 / 902  44 www.delwo.at cn Ernst Leimhofer +43 (0) 664 / 403  45  27 Garsten, St.-Berthold-Allee 29 co Gästehaus Metz Steyr, Fuchsluckengasse 11 +43 (0) 650 / 701  61  66 josef.metz@aon.at cp Ferienwohnung Familie Schnaubelt Steyr, Jägerbergweg 5 +43 (0) 72  52 / 543  81 bernhard.schnaubelt@utanet.at cq Privatzimmer Peter Schörkl +43 (0) 650 / 81 21 920 Steyr, Josef-Rohrauer-Strasse 5 cr Renate Schröck +43 (0) 664 / 654  66  44 Dietach, Aigenstrasse 19 cs Ferienwohnung Familie Wieltsch +43 (0) 676 / 726  30  80 Garsten, Reithofferstrasse 28 Further private rooms and holiday apartments in the environs of Steyr: www.steyr.info Hotels & accommodation B

Fold in for Part A !


1

1 1

bn

bp 8

bm 23 7 2

5

cp

15

M

1

4 69ck 1

1

1

btcncs

06:26

1

.05.12

bkboc


Stadtbad

bq cq

bs cm

br

k

Winter 2012 | 2013

X

1

© Copyright by Schubert & Franzke | St. Pölten | 2010

oclcr

C

C

bl

co

X

X

1

1


Zugestellt durch die Post.at-Gruppe

Fotos: TVB Steyr | Garstner Advent | TVB Sierning | TVB Steinbach | Nationalpark Kalkalpen | Stadtmarketing Steyr | Pfarre Christkindl | Hochhauser | Rigaud | istockphoto.com © 2012 Tourismusverband Steyr | www.steyr.info

Tourismusverband Stadtplatz 27 A 4402 Steyr T +43 (0) 72  52 / 53  2  29-0 F +43 (0) 72  52 / 53  2  29-15 info@steyr.info www.steyr.info   business.steyr.info

Steyr is closer than you think. Budapest 410 km Graz 190 km Innsbruck 310 km Linz 40 km Milan 730 km Munich 270 km Passau 140 km Prague 290 km Salzburg 130 km

PRAG

A3 PASSAU

LINZ

ENNS-WEST STEYR STADT HAAG

SATTLEDT MÜNCHEN ZÜRICH

SALZBURG KLAUS

NATIONALPARK

A9

A10

INNSBRUCK

A1

GRAZ VILLACH

A2

MAILAND VENEDIG

ZAGREB

WIEN BUDAPEST

Venice Villach Vienna Zagreb Zurich

540 km 280 km 190 km 380 km 580 km


mag_winterprogramm_e_2012_8_9_14_45