16 March 2017

What’s on in Vienna during the GEN Summit

300 years of Maria Theresa

In 2017, Vienna is marking the 300th anniversary of the birth of Empress Maria Theresa with a group of major exhibitions. Although never crowned Empress, the Habsburg ruler was one of the most influential leaders in European history. From 15 March to 29 November 2017 the large-scale 300 Years of “Maria Theresa: Strategist -Mother - Reformer” exhibition will take up residence at the following four locations: at the Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna (themed Women Power and Joie de Vivre), at the Imperial Furniture Collection Vienna (with a focus on Family and Legacy) as well as in Lower Austria at Schloss Hof in (Alliances and Enmities) and Schloss Niederweiden (Modernisation and Reforms).