Rick Steves' Europe: Art of the Neoclassical and Romantic Ages
rick steves' europe

Around 1800, Europe was in transition, reflected in two art styles. First, we visit Europe's great cities with their stately Neoclassical buildings of columns and domes. Meanwhile, the Revolution has unleashed a call for freedom, both political and personal. We see dramatic Romantic canvases depicting extreme emotions and awesome Nature, and tour dreamy castles virtual theme parks of Romanticism.

Episode Duration: 26 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1210

About Rick Steves' Europe:

RICK STEVES' EUROPE offers a fresh perspective on the best travel advice, including where to stay, what to see and how to get around in Europe.

Rick Steves shares his extensive knowledge of European history, art and culture.

His years as America's most popular European guidebook author blends with his relaxed but informative style to make this one of public television's most popular series.


Watch Rick Steves' Europe - Clips, Episodes & Previews


Future Broadcast times for "Rick Steves' Europe": (show all)

Thu, Jun 13 6:00 P.M. Italy's Great Hill Towns     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Jun 13 6:00 P.M. Paris Side-Trips     NH Create (11.4)
Thu, Jun 13 10:00 P.M. Paris Side-Trips     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Jun 14 5:00 A.M. Western Turkey     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Jun 14 7:30 A.M. Central Turkey     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Jun 14 11:00 A.M. Western Turkey     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Jun 14 1:30 P.M. European Travel Skills, Part I     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Jun 14 6:00 P.M. Vienna     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Jun 14 6:00 P.M. Western Turkey     NH Create (11.4)
Fri, Jun 14 7:30 P.M. Copenhagen     NHPBS (11.1)
Sat, Jun 15 5:00 A.M. Western Turkey     NH Create (11.4)
Sat, Jun 15 9:00 A.M. Rick Steves' Europe: The Making Of     NHPBS (11.1)
Sat, Jun 15 4:00 P.M. The Heart of England     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Jun 15 4:30 P.M. Rick Steves' Europe: The Making Of     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Jun 15 6:00 P.M. Central Turkey     NH Create (11.4)
Mon, Jun 17 7:30 A.M. France's Loire: Chateau Country     NH Explore (11.2)


NHPBS Over-the-Air Broadcast

WENH-TV Ch. 11 Durham

WLED-TV Ch. 48 Littleton

WEKW-TV Ch. 18 Keene

W50DP-D Ch. 50 Hanover

W34DQ-D Ch. 34 Pittsburg

Cable and Satellite Channels


NHPBS Five Channels

NHPBS - 11.1

NH Explore - 11.2

NH World - 11.3

NH Create - 11.4

NH Kids - 11.5

Learn More


NHPBS NHPBS Passport Passport

This Old House | E25 | Glen Ridge Generational | Spring Forward
Ask This Old House | E25 | Firebox Restore, Tool Storage | Ask This Old House
Local, USA | Chinatown Auxiliary
Pompeii: The New Dig | Episode 1
Nature | Saving the Animals of Ukraine
My Music with Rhiannon Giddens | Episode 3
Photographic Justice: The Corky Lee Story | Photographic Justice: The Corky Lee Story
Antiques Roadshow | Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Hour 3
Poetry in America | Who Burns for the Perfection of Paper
MaryLand | Episode 1
Guilt | Episode 1
Great Performances | Now Hear This
Art Happens Here with John Lithgow | Art Happens Here with John Lithgow
AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange | Freedom Hill
American Masters | The Incomparable Mr. Buckley (ASL)
Changing Planet | Coral Special
Next at the Kennedy Center | Joshua Redman where are we
Julius Caesar: The Making of a Dictator | Ides of March
The Real Story of Mr Bates vs The Post Office | The Real Story of Mr Bates vs The Post Office
Mr Bates vs The Post Office | Episode 1
Independent Lens | Matter of Mind: My Parkinson's
Finding Your Roots | Viewers Like You
Gershwin Prize | Elton John and Bernie Taupin: Gershwin Prize
Alice & Jack | Episode 1
Nolly | Episode 2
History with David Rubenstein | Jeffrey Frank
The Secret Song | The Secret Song
Menus-Plaisirs - Les Troisgros | Menus-Plaisirs - Les Troisgros
Austin City Limits | ACL 9th Annual Hall of Fame Honors Trisha Yearwood
Rick Steves' Europe | Mighty Alps
NOVA | Building the Eiffel Tower
Gospel | Gospel's Second Century
Reel Midwest: Homegrown | Episode 4
GOSPEL Live! Presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. | GOSPEL Live! Presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.