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Schloss Eggenberg

Eggenberger Allee 90, Graz 8020, Austria
+43 316 80179532
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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!
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Eggenberger Allee 90, Graz 8020, Austria
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+43 316 80179532
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a stroll around the grounds and an English tour of the house for which we had to wait but it was worth it. This castle is really one of a kind, the gardens are beautiful and well kept.This Schloss is located outside the...More

1  Thank Ashok S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Schloss Eggenberg on our recent trip to Graz. The gardens were beautiful, and there were beautiful peacocks wandering around (they certainly aren't afraid of people) We went on a guided tour (offered in English or German) and found it very interesting. They...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This castle is really one of a kind. The gardens are beautiful, and the castle, at the end of the main path, appears to the visitor in between the trees with a very imposing and magnificent fachade.

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Schloss is located outside the city. Take a tram. Very nice garden. The collection of the museum is common but interesting.

1  Thank ton39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle offers on certain occasions candle light tours. The inner rooms still don't have electricity so on certain occasions (6-10 times a year) they offer candle light tours in the inner rooms which is very special. THey then light up all candles @ the...More

Thank Sandmine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The palace is easy to find on Tram 1. The grounds cost 2 euros to wander around and there is a good cafe to the right of the way to the Palace. Because everything on level 2 has not changed for over 100 years, you...More

1  Thank mnmh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Whether you plan a stroll in the garden of the castle to look at the peacocks, or plan a full visit of the castle, or attend a concert at night, you will truly enjoy the place. It is charming.

Thank cholz87780
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a stroll around the grounds and an English tour of the house. Unfortunately there are very little furnishings but the paintings make the visit worth it.

Thank tdelano
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We visited this place on the weekend and it was a day well spent.There were plenty of interesting vegetation to admire and there were benches to sit and relax. Children could play in the playground.

Thank kingrapro7s
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful gardens and layout, lovely castle with interesting history and nuance. We were very entertained by the peacocks around the area.

Thank Zechel
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Luzmarina
9 September 2015|
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Response from TeamJoanneum | Property representative |
Dear Luzmarina, Thank you for your interest in visiting our wonderful Schloss Eggenberg! To get detailed informations about the castle it´s the best to visit our homepage (Universalmuseum Joanneum, Schloss Eggenberg). Click... More
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