Plan your visit - opening hours, directions and more

Opening Hours


State Rooms:
24. March until 31. October 2018   
admission with guided tour only
2. April until 31. October 2019   
admission with guided tour only

Guided Tours: Tues-Sun and public holidays at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm (exceptions may apply), and additionally by appointment. Group visits (7 people or more) by appointment only. 

Exhibitions: 
24. March until 31. October 2018
Wed-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm 

Park and Gardens:
April -  October: daily, 8am-7pm
November - March: daily, 8am-5pm 

 


We are looking forward to your visit!

Getting here

Address

Eggenberger Allee 90, 8020 Graz

Public Transportation

Tram line 1
Direction: Eggenberg/UKH
Stop: Schloss Eggenberg/Eggenberg Palace
Walking distance (Schloßstraße along the wall) to the Palace: approx. 600 m

Tram line 7
Direction: Wetzelsdorf
Stop: Schloss Eggenberg/Eggenberg Palace
Walking distance (Eggenberger Allee) to the Palace: approx. 650 m

Parking

Parking available at Restaurant Rudolf
Public parking on the street (parking ticket required)

Arrive with public transportation

Are you traveling by train, bus or tram? Then plan your visit with the Verbundlinien - the best way to get around in downtown Graz.

Your visit to the park and gardens

Please help us to protect the park and gardens by observing the regulations set out below. They are designed to protect plants, animals and park features, while allowing you and other visitors to enjoy and experience the park.

 

Thank you for

 

  • - not bringing your dog (except assistance dogs)
  • - not stepping on the lawn (except picnic area)
  • - not climbing on trees
  • - not damaging the flora
  • - not cycling or skating

Schloss Eggenberg - one site, 4 museums

Get an overview



Also visit the Alte Galerie, Archaeology museum and Coin Cabinett at Schloss Eggenberg. Wednesday through Sunday and on holidays, 10am - 5pm.

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Find out more about the State Rooms!



The Bel Étage of Eggenberg Palace has remained almost unchanged since the 18th century. The cycle of 24 State Rooms with precious original interiors, historical furniture and over 500 ceiling paintings forms an ensemble of historical interior rooms such as are rarely found these days. At the centre is the splendid Planetary Room. Since 2010 Eggenberg Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site!

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Discover the park and gardens



Since their establishment in the early 17th century, the gardens at Eggenberg have experienced many changes, always reflecting the prevailing taste and ideals of the day. Now Eggenberg palace is located in a huge landscaped garden dating back to the Romantic period, which is regarded among the most precious garden monuments in Austria.

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Shop

In ancient atmosphere our shop offers a surprising great range of products. We offer scientific publications, a wide variety of sorted books, various products for gardening and many souvenirs.Shop in a pleasant atmosphere and recreate during your stay by reading a book on our relaxing seating - accommodation!

Opening hours:
Please note, the shop opening hours correlate with the museum opening hours.

Contact:
Claus Sondergelt
Shop-eggenberg@museum-joanneum.at
Tel.: +43-316/8017-9508

Accessibility

Contact for accessibility inquiries

The entrance to the park contains a bell for opening the door automatically. The routes around the castle are gravelled but still easy for wheelchair users to access. The toilet block has disabled access. The historic flooring inside the castle is not always easy to navigate by wheelchair but employees are always happy to help out if it is difficult. Wheelchairs can also be hired out for free.

 

Selected items in the Coin Cabinet can be observed in more detail in the display cabinets using a magnifying glass.

Assistance dogs  Expand Box

Assistance dogs are welcome in all of the buildings, park areas and exhibitions of the Universalmuseum Joanneum.

Renting wheelchairs  Expand Box

Wheelchairs can be rented free-of-charge on presentation of official photo ID at the ticket counter.

Educational mediation and groups  Expand Box

We offer tours and workshops for people with disabilities – advance notification required. In the case of groups from social organisations, we can provide access to our exhibitions at a special price.


Price for State Room Tour:
 

  • 3,50 €/person
  • Carers: free admission and tour 


State Room Tour for individual adults with a disability:

  • 11 €/person 
  • Carers: free admission and tour

100 % accessibility based on the following criteria

Menschen mit Lernschwierigkeiten
Mobilitätsbeeinträchtigte Personen
Rollstuhlfahrerinnen und -fahrer mit Hilfe

Schloss Eggenberg and Gardens

Eggenberger Allee 90
8020 Graz, Österreich
T +43-316/8017-9532
eggenberg@museum-joanneum.at

 

Opening Hours


State Rooms:
24. March until 31. October 2018   
admission with guided tour only
2. April until 31. October 2019   
admission with guided tour only

Guided Tours: Tues-Sun and public holidays at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm (exceptions may apply), and additionally by appointment. Group visits (7 people or more) by appointment only. 

Exhibitions: 
24. March until 31. October 2018
Wed-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm 

Park and Gardens:
April -  October: daily, 8am-7pm
November - March: daily, 8am-5pm