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Address: Hofburg, Schweizerhof, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: (+43 1) 525 24-0
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...as good as Tower of London...

as good as the Tower but v different, not as many jewels - but that is quite alright. i found it fascinating to see 800 year royal court attire o/ regalia. as objects of art and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

as good as the Tower but v different, not as many jewels - but that is quite alright. i found it fascinating to see 800 year royal court attire o/ regalia. as objects of art and beauty they are stupendous in they own right. this collection has many different type of items on display - not all jewels.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

I was fascinated by this exhibition. English history is so self cetrered that we do not appreciate how huge, prosperous and far reaching other countries were. Quite superb and interesting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

I was expecting this to be a small museum where you only could see some jewels but is was so much more. You could see not only crowns, jewels but also expensive inauguration robes, beds, religious objects,weapons and so much more. The audio tour provides so much information that you can stay there for at least an hour. In which... More 

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Shelter Island, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Really enjoyable, my friend and I really liked the museum. It had a lot of different types of historical pieces, including the crown jewels and many arrays from different areas in the HRE. Definitely worth a visit.

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We went today with our friends and our kids. It's a bit pricey at 12 euros but the kids are free. If you are inclined to also visit the Kunsthistorisches Museum (and Neue Berg) you can get a combi ticket that will save you some money. It's a nice collection and has some very interesting pieces. For pure bling the... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I went to see the Imperial Treasury of Vienna with my brother as both of us find it fascinating. We used the audio guide which was excellent. We loved to see all the rich history of Austria's Kings and Queens. The glamour of the Jewelry, the crowns and tiaras were fantastic. We saw the Emperor's Unicorn horn, which is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Walked through in awe of the beautiful items on display. The audio guide goes into great detail about each part of the collection. Clothing, jewels, crowns and every kind of religious artifact can be found here. This is a must see.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised this treasury museum wasn't about coins. Instead it taught me about the history of the Austrian empire. I didn't pay for the audio tour but read the signs at the displays. Royal clothes, jewelry, weapons, and other relics were displayed. They were quite extravagant and beautiful. I'm glad we went here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The audio guided tour of this treasury gives you a soundtrack to the visually stunning collection varying from clothing to jewels to religious artifacts.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Great collection for history, arts and crafts lovers. Audioguide is necesary if you really want to learn something and not just to check another point. Photographing is allowed (no flash, of course) and, if you know what to do, the pictures are great. Subdued lights (needed for the protection of the exhibits - not to prevent visitors to take pictures,... More 

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Address: Hofburg, Schweizerhof, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: (+43 1) 525 24-0
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.