Rome the Myth

The classical foundations of the Baroque state Schloss Eggenberg


Opening: Opening: 08.05.2009, 7 pm

The focus of the exhibition is on the impact of the Roman legacy on political and ethical thinking in the early modern era, particularly with regard to the notion of power that the Habsburg emperor and the Eggenberg family represented.


Paintings, graphic works, sculptures and coins trace the survival of the classical/imperial tradition in the outlook of Renaissance and Baroque princes.

Coin Cabinet, Schloss Eggenberg

Eggenberger Allee 90
, Österreich


Opening Hours

01. November to 31. December 2017: 
admission with guided tours and by appointment only.     


2nd April 2018
21st May 2018