Shop & Visitors center in Hallstatt

“Spirit of Salt“

ith the visitor center, the salt mine Hallstatt will also implement a large-scale project in 2016 following the Bronze Age cinema. The newly built building at the valley station of the cable car in Hallstatt offers covered space for guests, an information foyer as well as a bus driver's lounge. Visitors are welcomed with pictures, photographs, as well as information from the miners' world. The "Window in the Roman Period" shows a representation of the excavations on the site. Guided tours and offers as well as free WIFI access are available daily until 10pm.

The flagship store offers year-round a wide assortment of souvenirs and salt products such as the natural salt line of the Salinen Austria "Spirit of Salt"

Bad Weather Alternatives

Even if the sun decides to take a break or the weather god is in a bad mood, there’s no reason that your holiday plans should fall through. The many attractive free-time activities of the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut ensure a diverse program even on rainy days. Experience our ancient mining tunnels and mystical caves, grand spa facilities, interesting exhibitions and historical churches. There’s an event no matter the weather! Even on ‘dreary days’, a holiday on Lake Hallstatt is always bright!

Information at a glance

  • Holiday Opening hours
    Christmas Eve )24.12.2017) from 9:00 to 13:00 hrs.
    New Years Eve (31.12.2917) from 9:00 to 13:00 hrs.

    Salt is a symbol of happiness, health and vitality, and has been a valued gift for thousands of years.
    On request, ready-made or individual arrangements can also be prepared and arranged for you in larger quantities.
    You can reach us at #43 (0) 6132 200 2496 or at
    It is possible to download the folder here.
    You can get information about the products of the line "Glück Auf" and "Spirit of Salt".
    Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any further questions.
  • Opening hours:
    From 9:00 to 22:00 hrs.
    Free Internet / WiFi
  • Your contact to the
    Salzwelten Hallstatt:(Salt Mine)
    Salzbergstraße 1
    4830 Hallstatt / Austria
    Phone: 0043 (0) 6132 200 24 00