From the Reformation to the Wars of Succession

Unique art objects and fascinating objects for everyday use illustrate the tumultuous period between the Middle Ages and the modern era.
The exhibits depict the art and culture of the Upper Rhine region and southwestern Germany in a period that was characterized by emerging cultural development as well as the misery of war. Focusing on themes such as humanism, science, craft and guilds, culture at court and bourgeois life as well as religion and war, the exhibition creates a complex image of this eventful