The bust shows an impressive portrait of a centenarian woman. When the bust was created in 1933, Ernestine Rücker was the oldest woman living in the Sudeten Mountains and posed for Cyrillo dell’Antonio, the director of the Warmbrunn School of Wood-Carving. During the sessions, she told the artist about her life ...
Schlesisches Museum zu Görlitz
Brüderstraße 8, Untermarkt 4, D-02826 Görlitz
Phone +49 3581 8791-0, Fax +49 3581 8791-200
Guided Tours for Groups
Entrance fee + 30 Euros on weekdays
or 40 Euros at weekends and on public holidays,
Short guided tour 25 Euros,
Audio guides available in German, Polish, English
(included in the price)
Tuesday – Thursday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Special opening hours in the first quarter of the year,
on public holidays and during the Christmas Market
Permanent exhibition 7.00 €, discount ticket 5.00 €
Special exhibition 3.00 €, discount ticket 2.50 €
Free entrance for visitors aged up to 16
and on every first Sunday of the month