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Stockalperschloss - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT

Stockalperschloss in Brig in the Canton of Wallis. In this panorama photographed in beginnings of April of 2010, we can also observe Kollegiumskirche and some mountains around Brig.

Stockalperschloss - FURTHER INFORMATION

Stockalperschloss - Brig visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Stockalperschloss' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Valais.

Stockalper Castle in Brig is one of the most beautiful castles in Switzerland, Baroque-style castle Stockalper (Stockalperschloss) was built between 1658 and 1678 by Kaspar von Jodok Stockalper of Thurm. Kaspar Jodok was one of the most important descendant of an ancient family and a man of exceptional talent, smart, courageous, open-minded and extremely active.The three towers of the castle has the name of the Magi, Gaspar, Melchior and Balthazar. This castle has a Baroque garden, with some remarkable roses, fountains and vineyards.
Brig is also known for its spa called Brigerbad. Behind the train station in Brig, and crossing the bridge over the river Rhone is Naters, a nearby town of Brig.

Opening hours:
May - October
Guided visit: 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm
No guided tours on Mondays
May and October no guided tours at 4:30 pm


Brig Belalp Tourismus
Bahnhofplatz 1
3900 Brig, Schweiz
T: +41 (0)27 921 60 30
F: +41 (0)27 921 60 31


Train: Direct trains from Geneva, Sion, Martigny, Montreux, Vevey, Lausanne, Geneva Airport.
Flight: Geneva Airport

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