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Rococo en miniature

The Castles of the Praised Island

The praised island is a fantastic place for the kingdoms of Pelaria and Dyonia. A little Rococo-style cosmos of its own, seemingly removed from the world and yet connected to it. Discover magical places, whimsical personalities and the most magnificent castles in the universe.

The exhibition presents the life's work of Gerhard Bätz and Manfred Kiedorf. Inspired by the splendid court culture of the Baroque and Rococo, the fantasy realms of the castles of the praised island were created over the course of more than 50 years.

Since 2007, the permanent exhibition »Rococo en miniature« has been presented at Heidecksburg Palace in Rudolstadt, the former residence of the counts and princes of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, and has been expanded again in 2018. Experience the splendour en miniature in the permanent exhibition and discover Heidecksburg Palace, one of the most beautiful baroque castles in Thuringia!

We look forward to seeing you!


Heidecksburg Palace
Schloßbezirk 1 | 07407 Rudolstadt

Telephone: +49 3672 – 4290 22 
E-Mail: museum@heidecksburg.de
 

Opening hours
Tuesday – Sunday | 11 am – 5 pm 

Plan your visit
 

NEWS

05.04.2023 - 15:00 Uhr

Ferienprogramm für die Osterferien

Schlösserwelten im Kleinen entdecken!

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Teehäuschen vor dem Westflügel von Schloss Heidecksburg in Rudolstadt, Foto: STSG, Viktor Schmidt

25.11.2022 - 12:50 Uhr

Teehäuschen sucht Gastfreundschaft

Pächter für den Info-Shop mit Imbiss vor dem Westflügel auf Schloss Heidecksburg gesucht

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25.07.2022 - 11:11 Uhr

Virtueller Rundgang durch die Hofküche

Rococo en miniature mobil entdecken

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Events

 

The Museum Association

Thuringian State Museum Heidecksburg

Discover our museums in Rudolstadt, Schwarzburg, Paulinzella and Bad Blankenburg. Immerse yourself in the fascinating stories and facets of a residence!

Heidecksburg Palace

One of the most magnificent castles in Thuringia

PRINCELY WORLDS OF EXPERIENCE SCHWARZBURG PALACE

Gatehouse, Armoury & Imperial Hall Building

Natural History Museum Rudolstadt

Traditional collection from 3 natural kingdoms

Friedrich-Fröbel-Museum Bad Blankenburg

From the birth of the kindergarten

Rococo
en Miniature

The Castles of the Praised Island

Alfred T. Moerstedt Foundation

One of the most important Thuringian artists of the 20th century