Permanent Collection

Open collections

The wealth of the collection is shown in the form of a storage display facility, as a dense collage of thousands of objects covering some 450 square metres. more...


Brigitte Kowanz

M / Light 2017

The light installation by Brigitte Kowanz was developed especially for the History Museum and combines the museum entrance with the urban appearance to create a new field of tension between heritage-protected substance and contemporary technology. more...


‘One Hammer Blow…’

500 years of Protestant faith in Styria


Our exhibition – key for Styria – is dedicated to the reverberations through the ages of his hammer blows, in this anniversary year, 2017. more...


Styrian Nightscape

Photo expedition to Styria by night


For most people night is the time of peace and quiet. Contrasting with this, night work and night life are part of urban leisure culture. In this photo-historical, documentary project, we set out to uncover ‘the land at night’. more...

Permanent Collection

100 x Styria

This exhibition format is aimed at all those wishing to gain an overview of the area’s history in a short time, yet also definitely tailored to tourists and schoolchildren. more...


Permanent Collection

Bertl & Adele

Two Graz children in the Holocaust


Opening: 25.01.2018, 7 pm more...


Forest Home and a Changing World


Opening: 08.02.2018, 7 pm more...


100 Years of Border. An Exhibition in Three Acts

I: 1900–1918. The Period before Demarcation


Opening: 15.03.2018, 7 pm more...


100 Years of Border. An Exhibition in Three Acts

II: 1919–1945. Life at the Border


Opening: 13.09.2018, 7 pm more...

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