Nationalpark Hohe Tauern

Visitor centre

Discover, admire and understand

Where can I watch wildlife, how do I get to Ankogel and what can I do with my family? The Mallnitz Visitor Centre has all the information about the Hohe Tauern National Park. Be inspired and make your trip to the world of Alpine mountains an unforgettable moment!

  • "univerzoom nationalpark"

    In the completely redesigned exhibition "univerzoom nationalpark", you can get to the bottom of all the secrets of nature in the national park. Whether it is an animated landslide, mysterious wilderness or rich wildlife – numerous experience stations steal the curious of all ages into the wonderful world of the Hohe Tauern region. This means a visit is the perfect introduction to everything you can expect in the great outdoors.

    Opening times:
    23 April to mid-October 2018
    Daily 10:00–18:00

    The exhibition is free of charge.

    The visitor centre in Mallnitz was awarded as the first training centre in Carinthia with the "Austrian Environmental Certificate for Training Facilities" in 2012.


    Go to Homepage



    Brief information


    Hohe Tauern National Park, Carinthia

    Mallnitz Visitor Centre

    9822 Mallnitz 36 / Austria

    Phone: +43 (0) 4825 6161

    +43 (0) 4784 701 (weekends during opening times)

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


    Any questions?

    Contact person

    Magdalena Karan

    Tel: +43 (0) 664 6202 411

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • Arriving by train

    Destination station: Mallnitz
    Information at:


    Arriving by car

    From Salzburg: A10 heading south, take the Werfen exit on to the B 311 to Zell am See. From there, drive approx. 20 km on the federal road to Badgastein-Böckstein – you can take the motorail from there to Mallnitz.

    Alternatively: Take the A10 to Spittal a. d. Drau, from there the E66, then B106 and then the B105 over to Mallnitz. (Tauerntunnel: Subject to toll!)

    From Vienna: Take the A2 to Villach, then back north on the A10. In Spittal a. d. Drau, take the E66, then the B106 and finally the B105 to reach Mallnitz.

Our national park rangers

Passion and a calling


Nobody knows the park as well as they do:

You will experience the best of the protected area.

thanks to our rangers


Read more

This website uses cookies. If you continue to use the website, we assume your consent

Please enter the search term in the text field!