Sissi – Regina Elisabetta di Ungheria

Sissi - Queen Elizabeth of Hungary

From 1 Oct 2018 to 31 Oct 2018

Reggia di Monza

Queen Sissi will be hosted in the Royal Apartments at the Reggia di Monza. On the occasion of the 120th anniversary of the death of the Queen of Hungary (Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie of Wittelsbach) the sovereign’s personal mementos have been collected together and put on display to recreate Sissi’s enchanting world and lifestyle.

From October 1st to 31st the Royal Apartments at the Reggia di Monza will host ‘Sissi, Elisabetta Regina di Ungheria’ (Sissi: Elizabeth, Queen of Hungary).

On the occasion of the 120th anniversary of the Queen’s demise a selection of objects, accessories and beauty items that belonged to Sissi will be put on display.

Visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to peek ‘behind the scenes’ of the day-to-day proceedings of royal life. Sissi will also be presented as the ‘fashion influencer’ of her time, a unique lady who had a strong impact on fashion, hairstyles and accessories of the era.

The exhibits and multimedia installations will bestow the public with a virtual window that opens onto the esteemed collection from the Royal Castle Museum in Gödöllő, which was once Queen Elizabeth’s summer residence.