Trip to Steyr and Conference Dinner
25th of May 2016, Departure 14:30
1. The Fascination of Production at the BMW Group
The BMW Plant Steyr is the world's largest engine plant of the BMW Group as well as its diesel engine competence centre. Here in Steyr, BMW 4 and 6-cylinder diesel engines, 6-cylinder petrol engines and MINI diesel engines are being developed and built for delivery worldwide to the BMW Group's car manufacturing plants. The BMW Plant Steyr looks back on more than 30 years of success and is one of Austria's largest and most important industrial plants. You're interested in BMW engines and want to see where BMW driving pleasure originates? Then come and visit us at the BMW Plant Steyr. During the BMW Werk Steyr factory tour, you'll learn how diesel engines are developed, manufactured and assembled.
2. Tour with the night-watchman
Accompany the Steyr night-watchman on his entertaining and informative rounds through the town. Listen to his stories and find out how the people lived in the past time in Steyr.
Climb to the top of the parish church spire
After climbing up 228 steps you'll enjoy a breathtaking view over the old town. Visit the tower room and arcaded gallery.
Meet countess Catherine of Lamberg
This tour led by a costumed guide will take you through the magnificent tapestry rooms of the Lamberg Castle. Catherine of Lamberg will also invite you to visit the Lamberg Library.
Discover Steyr's underworld
Michaelerkeller - Steyr's deepest cellar. 2-storey vaulted ceiling cellar dating back to the 15th/16th century, cross barrel vaulted ceilings, cobble stone paving, former wine cellar of the Michaelerkirche Church, presentation of the oldest existing film material about Steyr. Medieval musicians will play for you.