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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it was a nice privat museum from the owner from Baumaxx for his private collection. after his bankruptcy they sell the collection and the museum is closed!

Thank Ozgugungor
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The Essl Museum closed in 2016 and anyone who had the good fortune of seeing it mourns its passing. A large, generous space in a quirky but wonderful corner of the world--in the wetlands that line the Danube from Vienna all the way to the...More

Thank murrayhiller
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Essl Modern Art Museum, Klosterneuburg, is closing down for good on 1st July 2016. It is easily reached from Vienna by a frequent local bus service just outside Heiligenstadt or by Schnellbahn towards Klosterneuburg. I visited the Essl Museum in May 2016 expecting to be...More

Thank FCSFisken
Reviewed June 9, 2016

make a special effort to visit in the next 20 days. you will not be disappointed. Good european modern art collection. Very cool, well designed building.

Thank travelerofaustria
Reviewed May 14, 2016

The museum is nicely reachable with a 30 minutes public transportation ride from the city center of Vienna and provides nice exhibitions on contemporary art. A good option to make on a rainy day. Check the exhibitions on their website before going there. The museum...More

Thank Joachim H
Reviewed January 30, 2016

Combine it with sightseeing: klosterneuburg church, nussdorf Danube ship ride, nussdorf wine heuriger visit, also a very bicycle friendly route from Vienna

Thank Wienonline
Reviewed September 30, 2015

This is basically a private art collection in a museum space. It consists of 2 parts - German art post 1960 and aboriginal art. There is no information in English - in fact they seemed surprised to see us there. There are some lovely pieces...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed April 21, 2015

It would be a shame to miss this if you are in Vienna and have any interest in fine art. For 9 euros regular price or 6 euros reduced rate, e.g. for seniors, you can take a shuttle bus that is included in the ticket...More

3  Thank GenieL
Reviewed April 15, 2015

The Essl Museum is near Vienna, on a strange, abandoned-looking site in Klosterneuburg. The modern building is remarkable rather than great, but the surroundings do not do any favour to it. Once inside, you have to fork out what is a little excessive entrance fee,...More

Thank GaborLeo
Reviewed May 27, 2014

So it depends when you go. Focus is on Austrian modern art, presented in a beautiful museum. Nice cafe on top.

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