Karl is our icon, our mascot, our ambassador....he probably gets his picture
taken more than any other person in this Bavarian Village. He is our
star-power, for he has been on national television, and in many articles in
newspapers and magazines over the years. He came from Germany, carved by
We visited Herr Rappl and asked about making us a nutcracker, and said that we
wanted a Bavarian. He immediately created several designs on a notepad. We
chose our favorite, and he started to work. It was 18 months before the
nutcracker arrived in the US.
Federal ID #91-2143303
A Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization
735 Front Street
P.O. Box 2212
Leavenworth, WA 98826
7 Days a Week: 1PM - 5PM
May 1st thru December 31st
Days open will vary in the winter months.
"To foster and encourage the interest of the general public of the importance of nuts in the diets of humans throughout history and in the evolution of the nutcracker. No other tool or collectible has shown such a wide diversity of material and design as the implements used to crack the hard shell of a nut".
Adults - $5.00 (Ages 17 - 64yrs)
Seniors - $3.50 (Age 65yrs +)
Youth - $2.00 (Ages 6 - 16yrs)
Child - FREE (Ages 0 - 5yrs)
Military & Families - FREE