Press Release

Welcome to the press area of the Salt Mine Berchtesgaden!

Our press area is specially prepared for the media information of the salt mine of Berchtesgaden. Press releases, images and logos are available for free download and printing. For publication of a photo, all that we require is  that you add "Image: Berchtesgaden Salt Mine / Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG". If you need further information, please contact us at the address below. We will send you the requested material.


Berchtesgaden Salt Mine and Old Salt Works Bad Reichenhall prepare to reopen

Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG plans to reopen its two popular destinations, the Berchtesgaden Salt Mine and the Old Salt Works Bad Reichenhall from 8 June 2020.


Precautionary closure of our excursion destinations Berchtesgaden Salt Mine and Bad Reichenhall Old Salt Works:

On account of the increasing spread of the coronavirus COVID-19, the company Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG is closing its two excursion destinations in Berchtesgaden...


500 Years of salt mining

The Berchtesgaden Salt Mine is celebrating a unique birthday in 2017 with many visitor attractions


Anniversary year 2017

We are celebrating 500 years


The salt adventure