A Medieval ruler created a great power

Emperor Maximilan I (1459-1519) is among the most popular Habsburg rulers. He ruled during a period of transition, what we call today the change from the Middle Ages to a new period of scientific discoveries, humanism, colonization of the Americas and Asia, printing, the rise of dynasties and bureaucracies. Maximilian loved medieval tournaments, but established the pillars of a great power. This exhibition deals with the most relevant features of his rule.