What's on

Exhibition | 9. Triennale der Karikatur
From June 2nd to October 7th, 2018


Event | Das andere Land
Reading with Georg Diez, Septembre 28th, 7.30 pm


Event | Ausgerechnet Deutschland
Reading with Wladimir Kaminer, Octobre 7th, 6 pm


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