Matterhorn Museum

The Matterhorn Museum in is a cultural-natural museum whose main theme is the . The museum is in the form of a reconstituted mountain village consisting of 14 houses, and relates the history and development of tourism in the Zermatt area, including the story of the first ascent of the Matterhorn by Edward Whymper and party.

Landmarks in the Area

The Monte Rosa is a hotel, located in the main street of .

The Gornergrat Railway is a mountain rack railway, located in the canton of Valais.

Zermatt railway station is a metre gauge railway station serving the car-free mountaineering and ski resort of , in the Canton of Valais, .

Findelbach is a railway station on the Gornergrat railway, which links the with the summit of the .

Riffelalp is a railway station on the Gornergrat railway, a rack railway which links the with the summit of the .

Localities in the Area

Zermatt is a municipality in the district of Visp in the German-speaking section of the canton of Valais in .

Zum See is a hamlet in the canton of Valais. It is located above at a height of 1,766 metres, between the rivers Zmuttbach and Gornera, at the foot the .

Zmutt is a small village in the municipality of , Valais, , situated at 1936 m in the Zmutt Valley west of Zermatt.

Täsch is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in .

Randa is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in .

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