1560

Grundsteinlegung der „Alten Post“

Foundation stone of the “Alte Post” is laid to set up a post station of the imperial postmaster of Füssen and Lermoos under the reign of Emperor Maximilian I and Emperor Charles V. It later becomes a Renaissance palace.

 

1642

Übertragung an Familie Von Sterzinger.

The Counts of Thurn and Taxis pass the hereditary office of postmaster on to the Von Sterzinger faily.

1672

Entstehung Lermooser Salzstadel

The Von Sterzingers are salt merchants. On the “Salt Road” that leads from Hall to Augsburg, the “Lermooser Salzstadel”, a storage facility for salt, is erected.

1702

Gasthaus "Zur Post"

The inn “Zur Post” passes into the hands of the Jäger family.

1702

Familie Von Dietrich

The “Alte Post” is taken over by the Von Dietrich family.

1790

Goethe zu Besuch

On 20 March, Goethe stops off in Lermoos on his way to Italy.

1809

Johann Von Dietrich ist Militärlieferant.

Johann Von Dietrich is a supplier to the military. He fights side by side with Andreas Hofer against the Bavarians and is decorated by Emperor Francis I.

1871

Post Schlössl

The Post Schlössl passes into the hands of the Jäger family and is used as a private residence.

Zweiter Weltkrieg

Lazarett

During WWII, the Hotel Post is used as a field hospital.

1986

Familie Dengg

The Dengg family takes over the inn from Elfriede Jäger (née Dengg).

1987

Erwerb Zugspitz Bahn

With the sale of the shares in the business that are held by the Province of Tyrol to the Zillertaler Gletscherbahn GmbH & Co KG, the Zugspitz Bahn becomes the property of the Dengg family.

2002

300 Jahre Wirtsrecht Hotel Post

The Hotel Post celebrates 300 years of “Wirtsrecht”, the licence to serve food and beverages. The Post Schlössl is renovated from scratch in compliance with the restrictions imposed by the monument protection authority.

2006

Das Hotel Post wird neu gebaut

The Hotel Post is rebuilt, with the listed part facing the Kirchplatz remaining intact.

2007

Salzstadl übersiedelt

The “Lermooser Salzstadel” is taken apart and rebuilt in Ehrenberg.

2010

Post Jubiläum

The Post celebrates its 450-year anniversary!

2017

ZirbenSaunaHaus

The Alpine SPA in the Post is extended when the Panorama stone pine sauna lodge with a saltwater outdoor pool and a new, exclusive quiet room are added.

2020

200 Jahre Zugspitz-Erstbesteigung

200-year anniversary of the first ascent of the Zugspitze: In 1820, the Tyrolean mountaineer Josef Naus was the first to make his way to the summit of the Zugspitze, together with two helpers.