The Löw-Beer Villa in Brno is the youngest branch of the Museum of the Brno Region. From 1913 to 1939 it was owned by Alfred Löw-Beer, Jewish industrialist and trader in textiles, who gave his daughter Greta part of the plot of land at the end of the 1920s, where she and her husband Fritz Tugendhat had a house built between 1929 and 1930 – today the world-famous Villa Tugendhat

The restored Löw-Beer Villa houses a permanent exhibition entitled The World of the Brno Bourgeoisie Around the Löw-Beers and Tugendhats. There is a public library. The exposition is complemented by temporary exhibitions at the Celnice Gallery (Customs House). Visitors can enjoy refreshments in the Celnice Café.

Dear visitors,

on Saturday 23rd June, the permanent exhibition in the Villa will be open from 1 pm.

The Celnice Café will be closed from 26th to 27th June.

Thank you for your understanding.

Explore technical facilities of the Löw-Beer Villa

Monday, 19 March 2018

This tourist season brings something new again – from 13th April 2018, we offer a guided tour of the technical backgrounds of the Löw-Beer Villa. Let's explore up to now inaccessible premises like the attic with glass skylight or the basement with a heat exchanger.

The tour also includes 3D video screenedin the staircase hall, which show you an excellent animation of of how the original heating and cooling system was operated. This remarkable system of hot air heating was designed for the Villa by the architect Alexander Neumann (1861–1947).


New book about textile industrialists in Brno

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

A new book called Exploring the History of the Textile Industrialists in Brno: Löw-Beer / Stiassni / Tugendhat was last week published by the Museum of the Brno Region. The book will be also published in English and German before the end of this year.

A team composed of experts working in three villas of mentioned industrialists was led by the eminent historian of the Löw-Beer Villa Jaromír Hanák. The book's graphic design was created by Veronika Bracková and her colleagues.


The Löw-Beer Villa in the new edition of USE-IT Brno map

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

The new edition of USE-IT Brno maps is here and it also includes the Löw-Beer Villa as a point of interest number 47 named Villa 1.0. The map mentions a short history of the Villa, points out free entry to the garden and commends our café.

USE-IT maps are non-commercial, made by young locals. They are always free and up-to-date. Nowadays, these maps provide information for young travellers in almost 40 European cities – and one of them is Brno.


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