Tradition

Blatten Blatten

Blatten

Tschäggättä / Carnival

During carnival week, "Tschäggätta" (frightful figures, clad in furs and wearing grotesque…
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Grenadiers of God

Has anyone not heard of the Lötschental Grenadiers of God? Along with the womenfolk in their brightly-coloured…
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Kippel Kippel

Kippel

Chinigrossli

Through the bright clear night can be heard from afar the pealing of bells and coarse voices: "Oh la la la…
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Easter Donation in Ferden

With the conservation of the ritual of the Easter Donation, Ferden has managed to preserve a memorial of a…
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Lötschental Museum Kippel

The Lötschental Museum leads you into a world full of tradition and customs. More than 100 wooden masks…
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Blatten Mill Complex / Village Oven

Interested in history? Then pay a visit to the Blatten mill complex (incorporating a sawmill, a gristmill…
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Albert Nyfeler Gallery Kippel

The Lötschental was and is a source of inspiration for artists, painters and photographers. See for yourself by visiting this gallery with works by the painter and photographer Albert Nyfeler

Opening hours The gallery is open year round to visit by prior arrangement on +41 (0)79 651 19 10…
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Blatten Foundation

In May 1997, the charitable Blatten/Lötschental Foundation was established with over 70 benefactors -…
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Walking and Pilgrimages

It is no longer a secret that the Lötschental is an exceptionally beautiful hiking paradise. However,…
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Arnold Niederer-House

Arnold Niederer (1914–1998) came to the Lötschental for the first time in 1930 and was immediately…
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Lötschental Audio

Experience the history of the Lötschental on your smartphone

Available currently only in German There's not only lots to see and do but…
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