The famous Swarovski Museum

The famous Swarovski Museum

The Swarovski Museum was founded in Wattens in 1995 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of the crystals. This is not a usual museum, it has the shape of a giant and from his mouth flows a mini-waterfall. This exhibition is unique in its own way, it is composed of a sequence of underground rooms full of magical fantasy, all around the theme of crystal. The "Giant" imagined by Andre Haller is among the most visited tourist attractions in Austria. Swarovski shown here, at the com... [ read more ]

What are Special in Austria?

What are Special in Austria?

First, Wattens in Tyrol Austria. Daniel Swarovski was originally from Bohemia which is now known as Czech Republic. His father was a glass cutter and thus he learned the Art of glass cutting from him. The electric cutting machine patented by him has led him to his fame today. Mainly he is in the crystal glass production, however, he took advantage of hydroelectricity locally thereby producing energy-intensive grinding processes. His business is more than crystal glass sculptures, as they are... [ read more ]