Why is the cave closed in winter? How and when do we awaken the Eisriesenwelt from its hibernation?
Starting from April 29th, it's time again. You…
National Geographic visits the Eisriesenwelt
At the end of last year, we welcomed National Geographic to the Eisriesenwelt as part of a documentary about Europe's most impressive ice caves.
How climate change affects the ice cave.
What did the Eisriesenwelt look like in the past?
As the largest ice cave in the world, the Eisriesenwelt is an interesting object of research not…
Power supply of the Eisriesenwelt
Where does the electricity come from at an altitude of over 1,600 metres? Today, the cable car, visitor center, gastronomy, and even the ice cave…
Exploration of the Eisriesenwelt (1920-1978)
After the discovery of the Eisriesenwelt in 1879, intensive exploration of the world's largest ice cave began in 1912.