A leisurely walk through the centre of Bad Goisern on the theme "The beginnings of the labour movement". On this short hike you will pass all important historical buildings of the climatic health resort Bad Goisern at the Hallstättersee. Along the way there are also


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The theme path "Beginnings of the Workers' Movement" was opened on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Goisern Workers' Education Association on 27 September 2018.

the Goisern Workers' Education Association was founded on 26 July 1868 and approved on 27 September 1868 by the KuK Governthalterei in Linz and was not only one of the first in the Danube Monarchy but undoubtedly one of the most active and successful of its time.

the modern welfare state in small format was created here.

In order to honour and illustrate this, the important stages of this workers' history were summarised and documented in a theme trail.The way leads past the following stations:Protestant church Bad GoisernSchloss NeuwildensteinHolzknechtmuseumKonrad Deubler DenkmalFeuerbachvillaFormer tavern WartburgFormer tavern KirchenwirtFormer consumer building Goisern 108Former savings and credit associationVolksschule Bad GoisernFire damage insurance associationFurther information on the individual stations can be found in the associated folder, which is available free of charge from the tourism association.walking time approx.

45 minutes