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Schloss Eggenberg, Graz

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Explore the archeology museum, planetary garden, and the art gallery at Schloss Eggenberg, the most significant Baroque palace complex in the region. Featuring 365 windows and 24 state rooms, the 17th-century country house features decor based on Greek and Roman mythology, and boasts an art gallery with a preserved collection of medieval paintings. Learn about the palace's history on a guided English-language tour, where you'll soak in the rooms' elaborate decor, depicting the mechanisms of the heavens, world history, and religious values. The palace is easily accessible via public transportation from the city center; if you work up an appetite, stop at the on-site cafeteria. Note that you can take pictures, but flash photography is not permitted. Make your Graz itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • A beautiful and almost unique castle, with late Renaissance architecture and art giving way to the Baroque as you move through the State Rooms. The tour guides are excellent. The art gallery is also.....  more
    A beautiful and almost unique castle, with late Renaissance architecture and art giving way to the Baroque as you move through the State Rooms. The tour guides are excellent. The art gallery is also.....  more »
  • Great experience with rooms tour and guide. Nice gardens to walk around and good coffe in bar in park. Parking availbale. 
    Great experience with rooms tour and guide. Nice gardens to walk around and good coffe in bar in park. Parking availbale.  more »

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