F***werk and Other Architecture in Hahndorf

Chris Hein and Sharon Pippos (Angelo Pippos)

There are some excellent examples of Fachwerk construction in Hahndorf. Sharon from HWT will be taking guests to various locations in the village to visit those sites. Included is a 30-minute talk and demonstration.

The 10.30am tour will include a demonstration of hand hewing lumber using traditional woodworking tools. The 2pm tour will show cutting a mortise and tenon joint. This part of the tour will be undertaken by Mr Chris Hein, who has an advanced Masters degree in Archaeological Science from ANU, and whose experimental archaeology thesis project (a Fachwerk frame) will be displayed. Refreshment provided.

Bookings essential

Event Details

Venue information

  • Bookings required

  • Partial wheelchair access

Event type

Guided tour/Talk

Dates and times

Sat 11 & 25 May, 10.30am & 2pm


Ophelia's Cottage, 36 Mount Barker Rd, Hahndorf


Adult: $35.00
Concession: $32.00
Child: $15.00
Family: $80.00


Bookings essential


Sharon Pippos
0477 288 011
enquiries [at] hahndorfwalkingtours.com.au

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