Perambulators – Permanent Exhibition
The Deutsche Kinderwagenmuseum (German Baby Carriage Museum), located inside Schloss Moritzburg Zeitz, is unique in Europe, with its collection of more than 600 baby carriages, including some for sport or for dolls. The newly redesigned exhibition tells the story of Zeitz’ baby-carriage industry from its beginnings in the 1840s to 1946. Over the course of the 19th century, the city of Zeitz became a centre for baby-carriage manufacturing in Germany.
Permanent Exhibition Heavenly Aspiration - Earthly Life. Zeitz under the crosier
The exhibition highlights the time from the first mention of the city in 967 to the end of the diocese of Naumburg-Zeitz in 1564. In addition to the episcopal residence, the development of the city of Zeitz and its citizens is also considered. The final content is formed by the last two bishops of Naumburg-Zeitz, Nicolaus von Amsdorf and Julius von Pflug.
Permanent exhibition Dukes' time - Baroque residential culture in Zeitz
In 1652, Elector Johann Georg I of Saxony laid down in his will the division of the land among his four sons. The duchies of Saxony-Merseburg, Saxony-Weissenfels and Saxony-Zeitz were created. Moritz, the youngest son, took over in 1653 the administration of the monastery Naumburg-Zeitz.
Permanent exhibition of furniture and arts and crafts from the Renaissance to the 19th century
The collection of historic furniture is one of the most extensive of its kind in Saxony-Anhalt. The oldest pieces were already collected by the History and Antiquities Society for Zeitz and the surrounding area.
Permanent Exhibition Printing Art
The permanent exhibition informs about the artistic work of Johannes Lebek and the various graphic printing techniques.