Museums and Heritage

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Museum Angerlehner, The privately run Angerlehner Museum in Thalheim near Wels was opened in September 2013. It presents the private art collection of KR Heinz J. Angerlehner, which grew and developed over 30 years of passionate engagement with contemporary art.

Welios Science Center in Austria with 3.000 m² in Wels. In this museum you can explore over 120 hands-on-exhibitions all about natural sciences and technics for the whole family.


Minoriten shows in a very open and vivid way the prehistory and early history of the city as well as the Roman period, which was so important for Wels. Address: Stadtpl. 67, 4600 Wels, Austria. Hours: Open · Closes 5PM. Phone: +43 7242 235134

Marienwarte Vantage Point, From the 23-meter high tower you cannot only look down onto Wels, when the weather is good and the sight is clear you can see the Alps as well as the area in front of it, the pre-alps. Address Stadtplatz 44 4600 Wels, Tel.: +43 7242 67722 22

Ledererturm Tower, In the 13th century city walls surrounded the Welser citizens. For centuries, the four city towers – Schmidturm, Fischerturm, Traunturm and Ledererturm – watched over the happenings and events of the city. Address: Stadtplatz 4600 Wels, Phone: +43 7242 67722


The imperial Wels castle is a castle-like castle in the southeast of the city center of Wels , Upper Austria and is now used for museum purposes. Address: Burggasse 13, 4600 Wels, Austria, Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 10AM Phone: +43 7242 2357350

The Media Culture House is a multifunctional cultural center in Wels / Upper Austria with a focus on new media. The following cultural initiatives / institutions operate in the Media Culture House. Address: Pollheimerstraße 17, 4600 Wels, Austria  Phone: +43 7242 207030