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A summer home for the city's nobility: The Tucher Mansion

A view of the Tucher Mansion from the Renaissance garden.

Reserving group tour

The collection from the holdings of the aristocratic Tucher family includes valuable items of furniture, tapestries, paintings and fine craftwork. The picturesque Renaissance garden offers an impressive view of the Hirsvogel Hall – home to one of Germany's finest Renaissance interiors, with splendid paneling attributed to Peter Flötner, a famed ceiling painting by Dürer's student Georg Pencz, and plaster busts of twelve Roman emperors. The Tucher Mansion, which is decorated as a residential space, offers a first-hand contact with that period in Nuremberg's history.

Information and reservations
Kunst- und Kulturpädagogisches Zentrum der Museen in Nürnberg (KPZ)
(The Nuremberg Museums' Center for Education in the Arts and Culture)
Department II: Adults and Families
Tel.  +49 (0)911 13 31 - 238
Fax:  +49 (0)911 13 31 - 318
E-Mail: erwachsene@kpz-nuernberg.de

You can reserve by telephone:

Monday to Thursday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Friday9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

 

Tours are also available in Italian and Portuguese.

Duration:
90 minutes
Costs:

EUR 100 plus museum admission per person

A higher tour fee is charged for tours outside regular opening hours.