Manufactura - Tessanda weavers

The Tessanda (hand weavers) in the Val Müstair (Münstertal) now has 18 looms and employs 8 people. Here in this 80 year-old traditional enterprise, pupils from the valley and all over Switzerland receive training in an occupation that has become rare nowadays. In the sales outlet in the middle of... more

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The art of stoking

The art of stoking

Make your boyhood dreams come true as an apprentice fireman on the legendary Brienz–Rothorn mountain railway! Besides learning all about the line... more

Manufactura - Tessanda weavers

The Tessanda (hand weavers) in the Val Müstair (Münstertal) now has 18 looms and employs 8 people. Here in this 80 year-old traditional enterprise, pupils from the valley and all over Switzerland receive training in an occupation that has become rare nowadays. In the sales outlet in the middle of Sta. Maria there is a wide choice of hand-woven treasures, including fashion accessories, gifts and items for use in the home.

The Tessanda (hand weavers) in the Val Müstair (Münstertal) now has 18 looms and employs 8 people.

Crown Glass – Colorful Show-Glassworks

Visitors get to experience at first hand how glowing hot, still liquid glass achieves its shape and is transformed into a work of art. And they even have the opportunity to try their hand at this craft! Well suited for individual visitors, groups and school classes.

The art of stoking

Make your boyhood dreams come true as an apprentice fireman on the legendary Brienz–Rothorn mountain railway! Besides learning all about the line and the vintage 1892 locomotives, you can take a look inside the steam engine, be present when the brakes are tested and help stoke the furnace on the way up to the top. Plus you return home with a personalized fireman’s certificate.