History and tradition
The Stadtmuseum Karlsruhe, which is situated in the Prinz-Max-Palais, is dedicated to the history of Karlsruhe. It regularly presents temporary exhibitions, the permanent exhibition is however closed.
Charleston and Lockstep
Karlsruhe in the Weimar Republic
In Karlsruhe, too, Charleston and lockstep - the "Roaring Twenties" and politically motivated street rioting - symbolise the years of the Weimar Republic, which are among the most exciting and suspenseful periods in the history of the city. The aftermath of the First World War and economic crises...