Description: Museum center and art gallery Leoben are located in the center of the historic old town of Leoben. Together they offer the interested visitor not only a modern exhibition center in which major art-historical exhibitions of international importance are shown every year, but also a permanent presentation of the city, regional and mining history that has shaped Leoben in the past centuries. Together with international museums such as the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, the Reiss-Engelhorn Museums in Mannheim and other well-known cultural institutions around the world, the Kunsthalle has been presenting interesting topics of art history for 13 years (every year from April to October) Way presented.
Since 2004, the Museum Center Leoben has been offering an impressive insight into the 1,100-year history of Leoben, which had already achieved great importance as an iron trading town in the Middle Ages, in the modern, adapted rooms of a former Jesuit monastery. With the help of seven “time thresholds”, the visitor is given a modern tour of the development of this Upper Styrian city – the second largest city in Styria.