Location overview Folk Life Museum

The museum is located in the former Capuchin monastery from the beginning of the 17th century at the foot of the Schlossberg in Paulustorgasse in Graz. It also includes a new building from the 1930s with the showrooms designed at that time, the "Trachtensaal" and the equipment hall (today the Stöcklsaal special exhibition space).

Points of interest

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Current Exhibitions

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Visit our current exhibitions at Folk Life Museum!

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Church of St Anthony



St Anthony’s church was dedicated by Bishop Martin Brenner, the feared Counter Reformer, on 6th October 1602, in the presence of the court.   more...

The Folk Life Museum’s collection



Tree themes cover the core areas of the Folk Life Museum’s collection, represented by everyday things (particularly of the pre-industrial period): The Home, Dress and Beliefs.    more...

Additional sites

  • Info and Shop
  • Cafè Grün
  • Library

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Folk Life Museum

Paulustorgasse 11-13a
8010 Graz, Österreich
T +43-316/8017-9810
volkskunde@museum-joanneum.at

 

Opening Hours
10. April 2021 to 31. October 2021 Mon-Sun, public holidays 10am - 6pm
01. November 2021 to 31. December 2021 Tue-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm
02. January 2022 to 31. December 2022 Tue-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm

Due to the current Covid regulations, the number of participants for guided tours is limited in all houses of the Universalmuseum Joanneum. We therefore ask you to make a reliable reservation in advance at +43-316/8017 9810.

 

18th April 2022
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15th August 2022
26th December 2022

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