Discover the mystery of Appenzeller® cheese

Go behind the scenes and learn more about Appenzell’s traditions and how Switzerland’s tastiest cheese is produced.

GUIDED TOURS

Would you like to know exactly how Appenzeller® cheese is made and what the secret is? Then book a guided tour. Our hostess explains the finer points of the production of tasty Appenzeller® cheese in the visitors’ gallery in German, English or French. One thing is for sure though – she will not divulge the secret of the herbal blend!

PUBLIC GUIDED TOURS IN GERMAN

Every Wednesday and Sunday at 2.00 pm there is a public guided tour in German for our individual guests. Registration is not necessary. The number of participants is limited.

Public guided tours

When:

every Wednesday and Sunday
at 2.00 pm

Duration:

1 hour

Prices

Adults

CHF 12.00

Apprentices, students, persons with disabilities

CHF 11.00

Children

CHF 7.00

Groups of more than seven are requested to make a separate booking for a customised guided tour.

 

GUIDED TOUR FOR GROUPS

Expert guided tour through time, space and history of Appenzell® cheese production.

Customised tours for groups

When:

daily on the hour, by appointment

Duration:

1 hour

Admission with guided tour

Price per person (advance reservation necessary):

Small groups (up to 15 persons)
all-inclusive 

CHF 150.00

Groups from 16 to 30 persons

CHF 10.00

Groups from 31 persons 

CHF 9.00

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OFFERS FOR SCHOOLS

Schauchäsi school trip

Introduce your pupils to a slice of Swiss heritage and the art of cheesemaking. A school trip to the Appenzeller dairy presents pupils with a wealth of information about the history and production of Appenzeller® cheese, as well as about traditions and customs in Appenzellerland.

Schauchäsi school trip

Customised guided tour for primary school and the first cycle of secondary school classes as well as official youth clubs.

When:

daily on the hour, by appointment

Duration:

1 hour

Schools rate*

Price per person (advance booking necessary):

Small groups (up to 14 persons)
Flat rate

CHF 110.00

School groups of 15 to 30 persons

CHF 7.50

School groups of  31 to 40 persons 

CHF 6.50

School groups of  41 persons

CHF 5.50

*School rate includes:

guided tour, Möckli cheese-tasting session, Appenzeller iced herbal tea, «Culture & cheese» fact sheet (grades 1– 6)

Link to registration

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