Top Choice Castle in Vaduz

Schloss Vaduz

Vaduz Castle looms over the capital from the hill above and, although closed to the public, is worth the climb for the vistas. Trails ascend the hill from the end of Egertastrasse. For a rare peek inside the castle …
Top Choice Museum in Vaduz

Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein

This black concrete and basalt cuboid hosts temporary exhibitions, revolving around the gallery’s collection of contemporary art, which includes Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Paul Klee and Joseph Beuys originals. The princ…
Top Choice Museum in Vaduz

Liechtensteinisches Landesmuseum

This well-designed museum provides a surprisingly interesting romp through the principality’s past, heritage and natural history, from medieval witch trials to the manufacture of false teeth and stuffed alpine anima…
Museum in Liechtenstein


Triesenberg’s star attraction, this museum recounts the intriguing story of the Walsers and contains curious carvings out of twisted tree trunks and branches. The Walsers were a German-speaking ‘tribe’ from the Vala…
Village in Liechtenstein


Hinterschellenberg briefly entered the stream of world history when about 500 Russian soldiers who had fought on the German side in WWII crossed the border in search of asylum in 1945. They remained for about two-an…
Castle in Liechtenstein

Burg Gutenberg

Balzers’ most visible icon is this state-owned, hilltop 13th-century castle, open only for concerts. Restored in the 20th century, the castle cuts a striking figure on the horizon and boasts nice strolls in the vici…
Area in Vaduz


To see how Vaduz once looked, amble northeast of town to Mitteldorf. Its streets form a charming quarter of traditional houses and rose-strewn gardens. Particularly eye-catching is the late-medieval, step-gabled Rot…
Winery in Vaduz


A short walk from the centre of town leads through the vineyards to the prince’s wine cellar. It is possible to sample the wines here only in a large group and if you have booked ahead.
Museum in Vaduz


Liechtenstein once made a packet producing souvenir stamps for enthusiasts, but that market has been hit by the rise of email. Here you’ll find all national stamps issued since 1912.