Schloss Eggenberg - Rose Mound - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Panorama showing a view of the grounds and gardens of Schloss Eggenberg palace in Graz taken from the Rose Mound next to the palace. The image was taken late March 2010, the roses have yet to flower.
Schloss Eggenberg - Rose Mound - FURTHER INFORMATION
Schloss Eggenberg - Rose Mound - Graz visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Schloss Eggenberg - Rose Mound' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Styria.
The Rose Mound is one of the attractions in the grounds of Schloss Eggenberg in Graz. A path winds up the mound to a pagoda and seating at the top which gives great views of the palace and surrounding estate. Visitors often come face to face with peacocks that stroll the grounds.
Also within the gardens are the Master's Garden, Planetary Garden and Archaeological Museum, children's playground, cafe and Southern Pavilion. Central to the estate is the palace itself, whose highlights include:
- State Rooms - 24 rooms finely decorated in about 600 Baroque painted wall and ceiling panels.
- Coin Cabinet - collection of Styrian and other coins from Roman times to the modern day.
- Alte Galerie - Art Gallery containing hundreds of items covering 500 years of European art.
- Archaeology Museum - showing over 12,000 items including the Strettweg Chariot, Kleinklein Mask and ornate vessels from the graves in Grossklein and Strettweg.
Eggenberger Allee 90
8020 Graz, Österreich
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Tram: Schloss Eggenberg (1).