Brauquöll Appenzell - Visitor centre of the Locher AG brewery

Immerse yourself in the world of the art of brewing and visit us in beautiful Appenzellerland.

We challenge your senses

Let yourself be carried away by the fascination of the traditional art of brewing!
Discover how Appenzell beer and Säntis Malt whisky are made from fresh water.

We continuously develop new specialities

From by-products of the brewing process, we create fine specialities such as CréaCeto beer vinegar, spent grains tips and spent grains pizzas.
Discover and purchase our sustainability delicacies, various beer and whisky specialities, as well as
stylish gifts and original fan articles in the Brauquöll Shop.


Brauerei Locher AG
Brauquöll Visitor Centre , Brauereiplatz 1 , 9050 Appenzell
Phone +41 71 788 01 76 , Fax +41 71 788 01 77

Opening hours

Visitor centre of the Locher AG brewery:

open all year and daily

Monday   1.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Tuesday to Friday   10.00 am – 12.15 pm
1.00 pm – 5.00 pm

Saturday and Sunday
(except public holidays)

  10.00 am – 5.00 pm


Drinksmarket Ziel:

Monday 1.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Tuesday to Friday 8.30 am – 12.00 am and 1.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Saturday 8.00 am – 4.00 pm