Museums and exhibitions 

Schuhmacher Museum, Hohenems

For half a century, the equipment of the shoemaker workshop of Karl Nachbauer (grandfather of the Schubertiade’s managing director Gerd Nachbauer) had been stowed away. Now it is on display in a small shoemaker museum, which takes up two rooms at Marktstraße 15. Tools, hardware, sewing machines, dozens of wood strips for all shoe sizes and the necessary raw materials remind the visitors of a trade that has almost completely disappeared, and a time when it was common to craft all pairs of shoes individually. Documents and items in the family's possession illustrate the far-reaching changes and developments which have occurred during Karl Nachbauer's lifetime. Only one thing has always stayed the same: the shoemaker workshop.

 

Opening hours 2018

The Schubertiade's museums will be open during the concert periods in Hohenems and Schwarzenberg. Detailed opening hours tba.

On appointment, we are happy to open the museums for groups and individuals outside the regular opening hours.

 

Admission fees

€ 7 (€ 3,50 for pupils, students and apprentices)
Ticket owners are entitled to visit all museums as often as they wish for a whole year after ticket purchase.

 

Address

Marktstraße 15
6845 Hohenems, Austria