Mycenae-exhibition: As the first high culture of Europe lived
It is the largest cultural-historical exhibition of the Mycenaean Greece and worldwide! The Badische Landesmuseum in Karlsruhe, thanks to its scientific collaboration with Greece, it helps for years in the fight against illegal robbery and trade in ancient cultural artifacts.
“Mycenae – The fabulous world of Agamemnon” presents more than 400 objects on loan, many have to leave the historical Land. “We do all the Mycenaean culture, from its beginnings until their demise,” says Dr. Bernhard Steinmann, Co-curator of the exhibition.
The time of Mycenae, named after one of the most important cities of Greece in the pre-time – produced between 1600 and 1200 BC the first high culture on the European mainland. Important cult and everyday objects from this period are now on display in Karlsruhe, Germany.
As soon as visitors pass through the historic Casting of the huge Löwentors, immerse yourself in a bygone time. Huge photos document the pioneering excavations Mykenes. Bronze weapons, tools of bloody Wars, and precious burial objects made of Gold and silver tell of great riches. The original-size replica of the throne room, which is based on the surviving ground plans of the Palace of Pylos, immerses visitors in the Mycenaean world, in which they are allowed to take as once the king, on the throne.