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SIX STEPS TO CARNIVAL

One of the many brass musicians taking part in the parade on the last Saturday of Tschägättä, for which each band wears a diferent, distinctive costume

1 Start your journey in the Blaue Stube exhibition, owned by Heinrich, Ruth and Agnes Rieder, which houses a vast collection of masks and costumes in an old residential building in Wiler, and delves into the history of the carnival. Heinrich’s shop is nearby; pop in to pick up a rather unusual souvenir and perhaps see him at work on a mask.

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