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MuseumPasseier - Andreas Hofer

The museum is located in the Sandhof farm in St. Leonhard in Passeier and it tells the story of the famous South Tyrolean freedom fighter Andreas Hofer (1767-1810).

Today, the historical Sandhof farm – Andreas Hofer’s birthplace – is a museum that reports on the noted Tyrolean man, the Tyrolean struggle for freedom and rural life in the Passeiertal valley: with the permanent display “Heroes & Hofer”, a folklore sector and an open-air exhibition with typical regional farms and a French graveyard.

Personal relics, many exhibits and documentary films narrate Hofer’s story in an authentic ambience and considers it from all angles. In addition, there is a huge folklore collection with traditional costumes, pieces of furniture, rural art and much more.    

Further information:

MuseumPasseier – Andreas Hofer
Passeirerstraße 72 – I-39015 St. Leonhard in Passeier
Phone: +39 0473 659 086