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About Universalmuseum Joanneum

The Universalmuseum Joanneum is considered the biggest of its kind in Central Europe. About 4,9 million items in the collections form the basis of a richly faceted ‘universal’ exhibition and events schedule. 



Visit one of our museums with the individual day ticket or get a Joanneum 24-hour and 48-hour ticket to see them all.

Besuchen Sie unsere Museen in Graz und der Steiermark!

Universalmuseum Joanneum - Visit our museums in Graz and Styria!

Visit the biggest museum of its kind in Central Europe - exhibitions and events at 13 locations throughout Styria convey a unique panorama of history, art, culture and nature.


Dear visitors!

To protect your health, all locations of the Universalmuseum Joanneum (excluding the Schloss Eggenberg Park) are temporarily closed up to and including 11.12.2021.

Opening hours Universalmuseum Joanneum

Opening Hours Universalmuseum Joanneum

Please note our various seasonal opening hours. We are looking forward to your visit!

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Our programme in November

Find out here what exhibits and programmes we offer in November.


The History of Universalmuseum Joanneum

In 1811, Archduke Johann of Austria (1782-1859) and the estates of Styria jointly set up the Joanneum as an ‘inner Austrian national museum’.