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Sisi Museum

Michaelerkuppel | Hofburg, Kaiserappartements, Vienna 1010, Austria (Innere Stadt)
+43-1-533 75 70
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Empress Sisi Sightseeing Combo in Vienna...
Ranked #68 of 311 Attractions in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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San Francisco, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 NEW

This is a good museum to get a glimpse of the life of the Habsburg rulers - and especially the sad story of Franz Joseph 1's wife (Sici) with a lot about both the myth that was created after her death (like Princess Diana) and her real life. You also get to tour the rooms that they lived in. Have... More 

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Temse, Belgium
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5 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 NEW

The first section is a huge collection of rare porcelain and candle-holders that reflects the "Art de vivre". The next one, the imperial apartments, is even more impressive. Just wonder if the love that Elisabeth received from her husband was mutual...

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Eye, United Kingdom
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120 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

The Sisi museum ticket comes with the silver collection and imperial apartments. A few minutes after it opened, we were in a corridor full of people heading into the silver collection, which we didn't want to see again. We asked whether we could go straight to Sisi and were directed through the shop and up the stairs - job done!... More 

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Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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5 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

It was okay, in the first floor you can see lots of plates or silver things that they was used by Halbsurgs. When you climb the floors you can see great Sisi's dress, toilet, and something like that.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

It is a must if you are in Vienna. The museum takes your through Sis's life from the beginning till the end. Around 25EURO, with Vienna card it is just 23EURO

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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

A very large museum where every inch is devoted to Sisi. You first pass lots of cutlery, golden dishes of Austrian emperors. See napkins and other stuff. Then take an audio guide and go inside Sisi's venues. It's a shame you can't take photos. See all the statues, her belongings, bedrooms and bathroom. Enjoy her wardrobe. You see that carriage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

When you first walk into this museum you will see the Hapsburg's collection of silver, china, crystal, candelabras and various other tableware. It's spectacular. What a large collection and it's in such great shape. When you are done viewing this you go to see Sisi's personal items and the interesting story about her life. I enjoyed seeing some of her... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Very well organized and really very interesting. I was really interested to listen for the entire 2 hours inside and i truly enjoy the story provided

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The museum ticket gets you into the Silverware used by the royal family, the Emporess Sisi section is very inetersting and the royal aparments give a good feel for the characters at the time, with personal effects giving a feeling of ''someones just been there''.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Wherever you go in vienna you will see that princess Sisi figure is everywhere. So it's important to visit this museum even for some people they might find it uninteresting.

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