What's on

Exhibition | Der doppelte Erich - Erich Ohser illustriert Erich Kästner
From October 12th, 2019 to February 2th, 2020

Exhibition | Zum Gedenken an die Karikaturisten Lothar Otto, Achim Jordan und Andreas Prüstel
From October 12th, 2019 to February 2th, 2020

Exhibition | Die Klebebände der englischen Prinzessin Elizabeth
From November 9th to December 3rd, 2019

Event | Weihnachtliches im Sommerpalais
a christmassy art- and gourmetmarket on December 7th, 2019 from 10 to 17 p.m. in the Gartensaal



Most of the princely books were collected methodically by Heinrich XI Reuss Prince of Obergreiz (1722–1822) and date back to the mid-18th century. Read more

Library catalogue

Collection of engravings

The museum’s most valuable asset is the inheritance of Princess Elizabeth of the United Kingdom (1770–1840). She was the third daughter of the British monarch George III and became Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg by marriage. Read more

Catalogue of mezzotint


The Greiz Satiricum was originally founded as a national caricature collection of the GDR in 1975. Since 1990 the collection activity has extended to the whole of Germany, but it still focuses on the Eastern German part. Read more