Here, among mountains and valleys, visitors find pristine nature – and world-class culture. Attractions include unique architecture as well as award-winning museums and galleries with a global reputation. The packed calendar of concerts and other events includes cultural gems that draw the attention of the international arts scene and make our region a place of pilgrimage for connoisseurs. This is nothing new: for generations, writers and poets have chosen the Engadin as a source of inspiration and inner tranquillity.
A world of art, a valley of culture: the Engadin has a well-established track record of hosting a wide variety of world-class events in the fields of music, art and literature. Top international names meet cosmopolitan audiences; living tradition turns history into captivating stories.
Make music, listen to stylish performances, immerse yourself in living traditions: choose from a wide range of cultural activities on offer over the Engadin summer. Sounds appealing? If you love the arts, you’ll adore our region.
Culture = mankind = creativity = freedom
Three linguistic regions meet in one high alpine valley whose natural landscapes have long inspired artists from all over the world: no wonder the Engadin boasts one of the most diverse cultural scenes in Switzerland. We show where you can walk in the footsteps of great artists, admire magnificent architecture and attend performances of virtuoso quality.
To NOT be inspired by culture - this is quite impossible, don’t you think? Culture defines our life, each moment of it, maybe even without us realizing it. Isn‘t our language culture? Doesn’t culture influence our sense of what we consider beautiful, comfortable, practical? Don’t we choose our favourite activities based on traditions experienced or lessons learned? Well, here we present to you some of those unknown knowns that bring us joy – even if we may not be fully aware of it.