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Review of Schloss Eggenberg

Schloss Eggenberg
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Universalmuseum Joanneum Pass in Graz
Ranked #4 of 182 things to do in Graz
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Owner description: The unique architecture of Schloss Eggenberg, the most important great house in Styria, is a complex symbolic representation of the universe. At the same time, with its impressive combination of Baroque interiors (magnificent state rooms), magical gardens and park, and priceless collections of the Universalmuseum Joanneum (Alte Galerie with its old masters paintings, Archaeology Museum and Coin Cabinet), Eggenberg contains a fascinatingly varied panorama of Styrian culture over the centuries.UNESCO World Heritage Site!
Reviewed 6 November 2017

this picture was taken from helicopter. it's just a huge building with garden but nothing much inside

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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

It is only 15min from city center by train.
If you are looking for a peaceful, colorful and quite park , this is perfect.

You can also get tickets for the guide for inside of the castle & great archeological museum.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

The Schloss is spectacular and linking this with the large Art gallery and the lovely grounds this is well worth a visit. We visited on Austria's national day and so got in free but the admission charges are reasonable and particularly if you like Art this is a great visit. There are two Bruegels' which are worth the visit on their own...

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

A large palace. You pay extra for a tour of the rooms and the art collection. This is a must. (try not to go on days with rain, because they turn off lights in the apartments and guide uses a flashlight). We were there in October so gardens were not at best. Good for full day if you like medieval art.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The Eggenberg castle is located out of the center, use a car or tram no. 1. The building has to do with universe as it has 4 towers, 365 windows, 12 day and night rooms on each floor, the style is baroque and rococo, nothing more as the palace was for more then 200 years not used by the owner family, sold to state in 1939. There is no heating and no electricity, the Prunkraume on the 2 floor are splendid and are worth seeing - by a guided tour only. The castle is situated in a wonderful garden, it remains an island of peace and harmony till to our days.

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