»Merian« recommends the Cabinet of Artefacts and Curiosities in the Historic Orphanage of the Francke Foundations as one of the 60 most beautiful museums in Germany. The Taschen publishing house lists the only completely preserved Baroque Wunderkammer in its authentic location with 18 exceptional collections throughout Europe in »Cabinets of Curiosities«. The Publishing Department of the Francke Foundations offers a richly illustrated book with unique photos and exciting texts with many source quotations from the history of the collection's origins. A unique insight into a unique museum.Detail
With its six scientific series, exhibition catalogues and illustrated books, the Publisher of the Francke Foundations reflects the work of the Francke Foundations. The history and development of the Francke Foundations, their international relations as well as research into Pietism and its early modern conditions form the focal points of the publishing work.