The new temporary exhibition Athanasius Kircher
Piranesi Room, Lobkowicz Palace, until September 2018
Athanasius Kircher (1602–1680) was a Baroque polymath, author of numerous opulent books on orientalism, geology, music, mathematics, linguistic and many other fields. His works were largely published in imposing lavishly illustrated folio volumes, which became the key to his reputation.
Discover his Egyptological and musicological works in the Piranesi Room of the Lobkowicz Palace.