Bad weather tips Harz

Great experiences in any climate

Even if it is wet and uncomfortable outside, there is plenty to discover and experience in the Oberharz. Of course, a stay in the great outdoors is always a highlight here and with good outdoor and rainwear you can brave any weather. But there is also plenty to do indoors in the region, whatever the weather: we want you to enjoy your stay with us in the Upper Harz and feel at home.

So that you can have fun with or without children, in a group or alone, even when the sun isn't shining, we have some bad weather tips for you here. Find out more about Harz culture and mining, relax in the warmth and experience many other highlights. We are also happy to provide you with personalised tips that we put together for you. Simply contact us at the Tourist Information Upper Harz!

Tips for other places in the Harz Mountains

Bad Grund

  • Bad Grund Clock Museum
  • Iberg stalactite cave adventure centre

Bad Harzburg

  • Känguroom in Bad Harzburg (Tennisweg 62)
  • Harzwaldhaus (Nordhäuser Str. 1c)
  • Silberbornbad (Herbrink 35 - closed in the winter season)
  • Thermal baths (Nordhäuser Str. 2 a)
  • Bad Harzburg town centre (shopping experience)

Bad Lauterberg

  • Vitamar (Masttal 1)
  • Kirchberg thermal baths (Kirchberg 7-11): The Kirchberg thermal spa is open to the public daily from 13:30 to 21:00

Bad Sachsa

  • Salztal Paradies (Talstr. 28)
  • Steina Glass Museum (Am Kirchplatz 1)
  • Clip'n Climb Harz (Schulweg 2-4)
  • Grenzlandmuseum (Am Kurpark 6)
  • Salztal Sport Centre (Talstr. 28a)
  • Tropic Fitness (Bahnhofstr. 67)
  • NatUrzeitmuseum and exhibition "Our true identity should be destroyed" - about the children of 20 July 1944 (Am Kurpark 6)
  • Winter sports and local history museum (Hindenburgstr. 6)
  • Harz candle workshop (Uffestr. 16)
  • Indoor playground Regenbogenland (Talstr. 28a)


  • Ice rink (Harzburger Str. 28)
  • Braunlage indoor and leisure pool (Ramsenweg 2)


  • Rammelsberg World Heritage Site (Bergtal 19)
  • Vistory (Hoher Weg 5)
  • Goslar Museum ((Königstr. 1))
  • Mönchehaus Museum (Mönchestr. 3)
  • Tin Figure Museum (Klapperhagen 1)
  • Zwinger Museum (Thomasstr. 2)
  • Railway Museum (Bahnhofstr. 8)
  • Imperial Palace (Kaiserbleek 6)
  • Wöltingerode Monastery Estate(Wöltingerode 3)
  • EASYFITNESS Goslar (Klubgartenstr. 20)
  • ACTIC Fitness in Aquantic Goslar (Osterfeld 11)
  • FitnessLOFT Goslar (Im Schleeke 100)
  • TwinsGym Goslar (Mauerstr. 4)
  • Goslar city centre (shopping experience)


  • Herzberg Castle Museum


  • Bowling centre (Scheerenberger Str. 100)
  • Museum in the Ritterhaus (Rollberg 32)
  • Osterode city centre (shopping experience)


  • Sehusa Therme (Engelader Str. 3)
  • Wilhelm Busch House (Pastor-Nöldeke-Weg 7)


  • Castle (Am Schloß 1)
  • Aviation Museum (Gießerweg 1)
  • Hasseröder holiday park (Nesseltal 11)
  • Baumkuchen House (Neustadter Ring 17)
  • Harzkristall glass factory (Im Freien Felde 5, 38895 Derenburg)
  • FitnessLOFT Wernigerode (Dornbergsweg 28)
  • BODY LINE Fitness Wellness Health (Zaunwiese 2)
  • Schierker Feuerstein guided tour (Brockenstr. 3)
  • Wernigerode town centre (shopping experience)
  • Rübeländer stalactite caves (Blankenburger Straße 35, 38889 Oberharz am Brocken OT Rübeland)



Glass and Ironworks Museum (Otto-Haberlandt-Str. 49)


  • Hammerschmiede (Elsbach 11a, 38449 Zorge)
  • Zorge local history museum (Am Kurpark 4, 38449 Zorge)