© Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger
Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger


Linz, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups

The author, painter and school officer Adalbert Stifter, who was born in Oberplan (southern Bohemia) in 1805, lived in Linz for many years. His former house was redesigned and houses the Upper Austrian literature museum on the second floor.
The visitor strolls through several rooms presented in a multimedia show, starting with the medieval minnesinger Walther von der Vogelweide to contemporary authors. A memorial room is installed in his former workroom with authentic furniture, handwritten manuscripts and pictures.
The StifterHaus also offers altering exhibitions, a library comprising 17000 books and the Upper Austrian atlas of dialects.

Homepage: www.stifterhaus.at

Museum & Stifter Memorial Room:
Tue-Sunday 10 am-3 pm

Mon, Tue, Thu 9 am-1 pm and 2 pm-5 pm
Wed, Fri 9 am-1 pm 

Closed on 1.11., 24.12., 25.12., 26.12., 31.12., 1.1. and on Easter Sunday 

Closing day
  • Monday
Accessibility / arrival

Linz Linien tram: 1, 2, 3, 4 – Hauptplatz 

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Toilet facility
  • Guided tour
General price information

Free admission

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (6 - 14 Year)
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

Please get in touch for more information.


Adalbert-Stifter-Platz 1
4020 Linz

Phone +43 732 7720 - 11295

We speak the following languages


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