Hittisau Women’s Museum presents changing exhibitions which examine topics from the fields of history, art, architecture, social history, ethnology, craftsmanship, etc. from a female point of view. Attention is paid to switching between or combining regional and international points of view. To accompany the exhibitions, the Women’s Museum offers an extensive supporting programme of individually organised special guided tours, talks, workshops, concerts, readings and film showings.
Exhibition; GEBURTSKULTUR. Of giving birth and being born
30 May 2020 to 21 April 2021
The “Geburtskultur” (“Birth Culture”) exhibition illustrates the historical and cultural-historical knowledge
about the process of giving birth and being born. Exhibits from the past are combined with contemporary
narratives, basic knowledge is vividly conveyed, modern developments are reflected. Romanticisations and
mystifications are illuminated. Contemporary art positions delve deeper into the subject.
Guided tours open to the public
Monday 6 p.m. and upon request
Wed 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Thu – Sun 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.