Freizeit/Dienstleistung Heidiland

Magletsch Artillery Fort

3D Modell der Stollengänge
A gem carved into the rock - dive into the depths of the "Magletsch " fortress museum!


"Magletsch" was the strongest artillery defence of the legendary Sargans stronghold. Today, it has become the largest fortress in Switzerland that is open to the public.


Guided tours are offered for 1 to 100 people

Adults: 18 CHF (2.5h), 22 CHF (3h)

Children up to 16 years, schools: 12 CHF (2.5h), 15 CHF (3h)

If the tour

fee of Fr. 200.--, or Fr. 250.00 per tour of 2 1/2 or 3 hours duration from individual admissions is not reached, a lump sum will be charged instead of the individual rates


Opening hours

Click here for the viewing appointments


Public Transport

By train to Sargans, then by bus 400 (direction Buchs SG) to Trübbach/ Dorf, change to bus 420 (direction Weite) to stop Gretschins/ Magletsch


On the A3 to exit Sargans, follow the road in the direction of Trübbach and turn at Weite in the direction of Gretschins / Magletsch. Parking available at Magletsch.


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