In the 19th century, the Freiamt region was famous for the quality of its straw products – from fine baskets to exquisite hat braiding that was exported around the world. Learn about this intriguing piece of local history at the Straw Museum in Wohlen, which offers fascinating guided tours.
The hike from the picturesque little town of Bremgarten to Mellingen takes you through an important nature preserve in Canton Aargau.
On the 1-km trail twelve mysterious sagas from Freiamt are impressively portrayed.
The 21-hectare Lake Flachsee between Rottenschwil-Brücke and Bremgarten came into existence through damming the Reuss River.