Str. ªcoala de Înot, Nr. 4, Sibiu
Tel. +40 0269/250402
THE ”AUGUST VON SPIESS” MUSEUM OF HUNTING
The Museum of Hunting is named after one of the important personalities of the city of Sibiu in the late 19th and the early 20th centuries: Colonel August von Spiess, the Keeper of the Royal Hunting under the King Ferdinand I of Romania.
The Museum opened as the first of its profile on the national level, in the year 1966, being accommodated in the Von Spiess residence, donated on this porpoise by the Colonel’s daughters.
The collection comprises about 1600 items.
The Museum courtyard in the back of the building was arranged to serve as a relaxation open space for the visitors and a proper environment for ecological education of children as it hosts many species of plants, a dog, fishes and a tortoise.
PICTURES OF THE BUILDING AND THE COURTYARD (click to open)