Culture, Art & Literature
Brass music, tambourines, theatre, operetta or art in Leuk Castle and the spycher literature prize. Leuk is a cultural centre for music, art and literature.
Forum Wallis is an international festival of contemporary music held every year at Leukerbad Castle. It is run by IGNM-VS, the local section of the IGNM International Society for New Music (ISCM), and has co-produced over 300 premieres since 2006.Learn more
Galleria Graziosa Giger
The "galleria graziosa giger" regularly organises exhibitions of international and local artists on site and abroad, for example in Berlin. It produces contemporary art in Valais through exhibitions, publications, performances and art in the public space.Learn more
Since 2001, the Leuk Castle Foundation has awarded the Spycher : Leuk literary prize, the only one of its kind. It grants its winners the right to stay in Leuk for two months a year for three to five years. Anyone who is prepared to make use of this "virtual right of residence" in Leuk town will also be leaving their mark on the region.Learn more
Discover the Märliwält in Leuk. With a lot of imagination and commitment, the medieval town of Leuk is transformed into a Märliwält. Let off steam, play and discover, or simply listen to stories and tales and immerse yourself in another world. That's what the Märliwält in Leuk is all about!Learn more
Operettas in the dream setting of Leuk town, with a local amateur choir and professional singers: that's the aim of Operette Leuk.Learn more