National Park Centre Lusen - Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

National Park Centre Lusen - Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald

Barrier-free access


Böhmstraße 35

D-94556 Neuschönau

Phone 0 85 58 96 150

Fax 0 85 58 96 15 22


National Park shop

Phone 0 85 58 97 34 04

Fax 0 85 58 97 34 05

Opening hours:

daily from 9h to 17h

Closed from the second week

of November to 25 December


Nationalparkverwaltung Bayerischer Wald, 11/09

Freyunger Straße 2, 94481 Grafenau

Telefon 0 85 52 96 000

The Bavarian Forest National Park has

been awarded the European Diploma

of Protected Areas since 1986

Tree Top Trail

From the carpark 1 , the worldwide

largest tree top trail is

accessible through the entrence

tower. There, an integrated elevator

allows senior citizens,

handicapped people or parents

with push chairs to enjoy an

easy-going and comfortable

visit, too. The 1300m-long path

ends on the platform of the

impressive 44m-high viewing


Run by:

ErlebnisAkademie Kötzing

Laying of the foundation

stone: 1978

Opening: 1982

Extension: 1998

Total area: 2.530 m 2

Electrical connection: 40 kWh

Heating: Wood chips

Water consumption:

approx 700 m 3 per year

Employees: 13 People

Visitors per year: 130.000

Award: Europa-Nostra

Owner: Free State of Bavaria


National Park Centre Lusen

National Park Centre Lusen

It includes the visitor attractions

! Hans-Eisenmann-Haus

! Wildlife Enclosures (see extra fold-out brochure)

! Geological-botanical open-air exhibiton (see extra brochure)

! Tree top trail run by ErlebnisAkademie Kötzting (see brochure)

Within a short walking distance, these facilities provide a wide range

of spectacular sights which make the National Park Centre Lusen a

unique experience.


Videos/Audio Slide Shows

In the cinema, audio slide shows, films or videos on natural science

are shown according to the timetable; though, they can individually

be shown on request.

The audio slide show “Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald” informs about

the state of nature in the National Park, about its objectives and

tasks, the work of the National Park Authority as well as about

interesting visitor attractions.


Due to remodelling works, the

library is not open until spring


Then, a cafeteria will be integrated

and you can enjoy current

literature on ecology, fauna and

flora, geology as well as books

on the Bavarian and the Bohemian


Young guests, mad keen on

books, will make a find in the

children‘s books department.


The exhibition is completely being refurbished and an „experimental

workshop“ is being added. The facilities as a whole will be

handicapped accessible.

The opening will take place on 7 October 2010, the day the

National Park‘s 40th anniversary will be celebrated.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your


National Park Shop

The National Park shop run by the Bund Naturschutz Service GmbH

(Friends of the Earth Germany), offers expert literature on the subject

National Park in addition to a broad range of top-class souvenirs. A

great variety of books as well as high quality toys complete the

assortment of goods.

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