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Universalmuseum Joanneum Pass in Graz
"Select a 24-hour or 48-hour pass to the Universalmuseum Joanneum in Graz for admission to 12 interesting exhibitions. With this flexible pass it's up to you which sites you prefer to visit. Guided tours are not included in the price but can be purchased separately. Styrian Armoury:Get introduced to the world’s largest historical weapons arsenal. Kunsthaus Graz:This museum of contemporary art attracts visitors from all over the world. The building flo historical furniture and more than 500 ceiling paintings.Natural History Museum:Wild cats birds in flight strange plants mysterious fossils and much more showcase the planet's amazing diversity at the Natural History Museum. Neue Galerie:See a vast range of collections from the Biedermeier
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Landeszeughaus Styrian Armoury Entrance Ticket in Graz
"The special historical setting and sheer number of collector’s items make a visit to the Graz armoury a treat not to be missed. Marvel at an unbelievable 32000 exhibits arranged on four floors where many a visitor large or small drifts into dreams of heroic sagas of times past.Get your individual entry ticket now and either explore the Armoury on your own (audio guides are available as well) or by booking a guided tour at fixed times: Opening Hours26. March to Oct public holidays 11am - 2pm with guided tour only November to March 2017: admission with guided tour only Guided tours 2016: Tues-Sun and on public holidays at 1pm (en) 11am and 2pm (ger)Audio guides and guided tour to be booked at an extra cost on the sport of : 2
From EUR9.00
 
Kunsthaus Graz Museum Entrance Ticket
"1066 acrylic glass elements form the skin of the friendly alien. At night it sends light signals or written messages from its facade to the other side of the river. It sucks daylight from the north through its ""nozzles"" on top. The ""needle"" is a glazed stretching over Eisernes Haus and Kunsthaus on the eastern facade. One of the nozzles is directed towards the east and enables a direct view to the famous Clock Tower of Graz which is the landmark of the city.Get so see the current and latest exhibitions"""It is an exhibition centre of international contemporary art that shows international trends in regular changing exhibitions placing these in both a national and regional context. The Kunsthaus Graz opened its doors in 2003
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Mur River Tips (20)

The Mur Insel

Graz has a mixture of very old and ultra-modern sights. The alien looking art gallery on the Mur Insel is one of the ultra-modern ones.The Mur Insel is an artificial island on the Mur River. It is...
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IreneMcKay
Jan 30, 2015

Mur Island

Another piece of great architecture, this time a left-over from Graz's year as the Cultural Capital of Europe in 2003, is a curved metallic island from New York architect Vito Acconci. It was only...
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antistar
Oct 21, 2012

Mur-Insel

The Mur-Insel is a strange little structure in the middle of the Mur River.It was designed by Vito Acconci specifically Graz's position as 2003 Cultral Capital of the European Union.You can walk out...
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shellybelly567
Apr 04, 2011

Mur Island is not just ordinary island...

... because it has been created entirely by man (and it's no.1 attraction in Graz nowsadays, I believe) with steel, glass, rubber and asphalt material. Construction was finished in 2003 - placed in...
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picek
Aug 09, 2010

Mur Island

Another strange, contemporary piece of architecture constructed for Graz's position as European Capital of Culture in 2003. The building sits in the middle of the Mur River right under the nose of the...
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pure1942
Apr 16, 2008

Murinsel

The Mur is the rather small river running through Graz. Nevertheless it is good enough to divide the city in two quite different parts. On the left (eastern) banks is the historical centre with the...
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Anjutka
Feb 15, 2007

Murinsel

2003 Graz was european capital of culture. On the occasion of this, they put up some new pieces of art all around the city. One of those is the Murinsel. It is located in the river Mur and is formed...
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coccinella169
Feb 12, 2007

Mur Island

Mur island is another new-aged top attraction of the city, situated in the middle of the river and connecting in some way historic centre of the city divide by the Mur. To tell the truth, I don't like...
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croisbeauty
Apr 30, 2006

River Mur

Graz sits on the River Mur which cuts straight through the city on its journey south from the mountains in the north. Much of the city's best architecture adjoins, overlooks, or even sits in the...
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antistar
Mar 22, 2006

Murinsel (Island in the Mur)

A very new landmark of the city is the island in the Mur, one of the main Architectural projects of the Cultural Capital year 2003. Desgned by New York artist Vito Acconci, the Murinsel resembles a...
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dejavu2gb
Feb 22, 2006

Murinsel

Another way to cross the Mur, and with a bar and outdoor stage (both sadly underused) and well worth a look at night when it is lit in blue. It was put up as part of the celebrations of Graz being...
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morgenhund
Oct 05, 2005

Island in the Mur

One of the first things we saw in Graz, when crossing the river, was the Island in the Mur, the main architectural project from Graz's time as European Capital of Culture in 2003. It's a rather...
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barryg23
Sep 29, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Graz

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Sporgasse

It is said "the couriosity killed the cat " but in this case it was reworded. I was strolling and exploring the famous Sporgasse, one of the most attractive streets of Graz which is leading from the...
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Hauptplatz

Graz's Hauptplatz is a wonderful square where you can find Graz's town hall, a bustling market and a lovely fountain. There are many ornate buildings next to the square. Graz Town Hall was originally...
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Cathedral

Graz Cathedral is also called St. Giles' Cathedral. It was built in 1462 by Friederick III on the site of an earlier Church of St Giles. In 1564 it was made into the court church, and in 1786 the seat...
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Palais Saurau

We walked uphill from the Hauptplatz in search of the carving of an armed Turk on the roof of the Palais Saurau. I must admit I walked straight past it first time. It is so high up it is difficult to...
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Kunsthaus

This strange looking building is located on the banks of the River Mur and was commisioned to coincide with Graz's position as European Capital of Culture in 2003. The building was designed by the...
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Schlossberg

On the west-facing steep and stony cliff facing the river are 'hanging gardens', called I think the Herberstein gardens after the most famous noble family dominating the city's early modern history....
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