Exciting views of the Altfinstermünz
On 2 June 2015, the members of the ‘New Uses’ and ‘Redevelopment and Maintenance’ groups were met by gorgeous weather as they set out to visit the border fortress of Altfinstermünz in Nauders at the foot of the Finstermünzpass
The managers of the castle faced similar challenges to ours a couple of years ago, challenged which now the Museumsverein der Burg Heinfels has to overcome.
After a very warm welcome by Hermann Klapeer (President of the Verein Altfinstermünz), Gerald Jochum and Simone Reimair (Regio L, Regionalmanagement Landeck), the guests were taken on an informative tour of the historic building site. The visit led to the two groups forming detailed ideas and concepts to bring back home, as well as receiving detailed answers thanks to the generous amount of time dedicated to questions. After what was a more than interesting day, the group headed back home in the afternoon armed with views and experiences which will be more than helpful during the implementation of project ’Heinfels Castle’. We would like to thank the people responsible for Burg Finstermünz and are looking forward to repaying the favour one day.
Video footage from Altfinstermünz