Munich, Germany,
Salzburg and Vienna Austria
October 2017

October 2–7, 2017
(Recommended arrival in Munich October 1 / Recommended departure from Vienna
October 8)

Munich, Germany
Director’s tour of the Glyptothek, one of the world’s greatest museums of ancient Greek and Roman sculpture

Director’s tour of Alte Pinakothek, Germany’s most important gallery of old masters

Director’s tour of the Lenbachhaus, where in 2016 there was a complete reinstallation of the museum’s collection of works by The Blue Rider group

Director’s tour of the new Documentation Centre for the History of National Socialism

Private collection visit to the home of Biggi Schuler-Voith and Robert Schuler-Voith, for a viewing of Munich’s greatest collection of American and German modern art

Exclusive visit to Udo Brandhorst’s private museum with a remarkable collection that includes works by Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Cy Twombly, Alex Katz, and Damien Hirst

Reception and dinner at the home of Prince and Princess zu Salm-Salm on Lake Starnberg

Private tour of Nymphenburg Palace, the summer residence since the 17th century of the Bavarian ruling family of Wittelsbach, including His Royal Highness Prince Franz of Bavaria

 

Salzburg, Austria
Lunch at renowned art dealer Thaddaeus Ropac’s home, Villa Kast, and viewing of his magnificent collection of works by some of the greatest artists of the last 50 years, including Andy Warhol, Joseph Beuys, Anselm Kiefer and Sigmar Polke

Walking tour of Salzburg’s historic city center

Vienna, Austria
Private tour of the Stadtpalasi Liechtenstein, Vienna’s first major building of the High Baroque and private home of His Serene Highness Prince Hans-Adam II (Prince of Lichtenstein) and his family

Private tour at the Belvedere Museum of masterpieces by Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Oskar Kokoschka

Director’s tour of the Kunstkammer Wein that features a spectacular collection of precious objects

Visit to the Sigmund Freud Museum

Visit to TBA21-Academy — Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, a private city palace showcasing Francesca von Habsburg’s personal collection of contemporary art by Doug Aitken, Olafur Eliasson, Dan Graham, Tony Oursler, and Janet Cardiff

Meet Markus Schinwald, video artist, choreographer, sculptor, painter, photographer, and fashion designer, at his studio

Enjoy an evening at the Orchestral Concert at Wiener Musikverein

Enjoy a performance by the Lipizzaner stallions at the Spanish Riding School


Price available May 31, 2017
Itinerary subject to change
 

To reserve your space, or for more information, please contact Suzanne Crell, Development Officer for Stewardship, at (561) 832-2659, or nortoncircle@norton.org.