Wettingen Abbey


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Wettingen Abbey

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Wettingen Abbey



Self-guided tours

Quiz Tour

Our archaeologist on duty, Walter Scatterbrain, has been dreaming of grand palaces and glittering treasure again. He forgot where he stowed his latest finds from the last excavation. Help him find his objects and fill in the gaps in his diary. An exciting quiz for big and small.


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  • Independent tour for children from 7 years on
  • Duration: about 30 to 60 minutes