Ludwig Museum Budapest is a home to Hungary’s most important collection of international contemporary art and in the same time is a major hub for contemporary art in Central and Eastern Europe. It was founded by the German couple Peter and Irene Ludwig who donated many invaluable art works, with intention to bring East and West closer through art.
If you are in Šibenik, do not miss to know its history! Šibenik is a historic city in Croatia and one of the best cultural places, located in central Dalmatia where the river Krka flows into the Adriatic Sea and is, in fact, one of the oldest Adriatic towns. Šibenik City Museum is a vital point on the map for you to get an insight into this magnificent city’s history.
In case you are planning a visit to Vienna, you probably researched some of the things you can see in the Austrian capital. But, in a way hidden from Stephansdom, Shonbrun and other well-known attractions, lies Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna. This amusing waxworks museum has more than 80 wax figures of some of the most famous celebrities from around the world and truly stands for one of the most famous cultural places.
The Sixties in Croatia – Myth and Reality is a temporary exhibition that is opened from 26 April to 30 September 2018. It is the central exhibition of the Museum of Arts and Crafts in 2018, offering an overview of the key periods of the recent Croatian history from 1958 to 1971. The exhibition is a very complex one, it took around 200 people and four years to be completed. You can find the brand new, very useful and entirely free audio guide in our Cultural places app for your pure enjoyment of the exhibition.
There is a building in Zagreb, gorgeous and mysterious, extravagant and beautiful. You can discover hidden treasures there, treasures which would unravel the beauty of human progress. This magnificent historicist palace wrapped in velvet of Germaine renaissance was designed by German architect Herman Bolle and built in 1888. It is today part of one of the most beautiful squares of Zagreb, completing it and at the same time enriching the landscape of the whole city. It is also a home to the Museum of Arts and Crafts.
Ludwig Museum Budapest, one of the most active museums in the area of art preservation, this year celebrates the Media Art Preservation Project by hosting the Media Art Preservation (MAPS) Workshop on June 4 and 5.
Here are more details on the museum, project and participants…
Being one of Europe’s best country’s to start a family, Germany is a dreamland for many. Place, where work ethic and enthusiasm are highly rewarded and where having a comfortable and enjoyable life is such a normal thing.
If you decide to visit Bosnia and Herzegovina, the country’s capital should be, for sure, on the top of your ‘to visit’ list. Sarajevo is a gem of Balkans, one of the most historically interesting cities in Europe. It is also being called European Jerusalem, due to its centuries-old multiculturality. Christians (Orthodox and Catholics), Muslims and Jews have been living there with one another for ages, so Sarajevo overflows with diverse cultural heritage.
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Interested to know what are the best museums in the Balkans? Want to know which cultural places are a must see in the region? If you have just answered YES to both of these questions, then this text is just for you. In the next 5 minutes of reading, we will take you on a trip around Balkans and show you some of the most magnificent cultural institutions that are truly worth a visit.