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WestLicht

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Jun 16, 2018
“wonderful exhibition of Vivian Maier”
Dec 30, 2017
“Good for Photogs.”
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Westbahnstrasse 40, Vienna 1070, Austria
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

how embarassing, my first time in this wonderful gallery. lots of old cameras to look at, a nice big space, and a fabulous exhibition from this woman i had heard about and finally got to see her work.

Thank sarah e
Reviewed December 30, 2017

As a photographer, this was the final museum stop during my Vienna trip. The exhibit was about polaroids, which is neither here nor there in my opinion. I do like the space, which includes a cafe and nice selection of books for purchase. I was...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited while the had the World Press exhibit. It was moving. Given the extensive collection & display of cameras and related items, my guess, they only show amazing & worthwhile photography.

1  Thank Melanie M
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Walked past this little museum and was so pleasantly surprised! I'm a photographer so it was cool to see all of the cameras they had Jj their museum. A very cool spot!!

1  Thank katieb35
Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable time at WestLicht, but not what I was expecting. When reading blogs on the Internet, I expected it to be full of cameras and KGB spy equipment. Whilst there were a few examples of these, it was more of a photo gallery and a...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

If you like photography, one must go here for the World Press Photo exhibit! Really interesting pieces and historic cameras. Highly recommended

Thank Emily K
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Good but its a bit pricey given the size , camera buffs will love the small but well kept collection of cameras , and the exhibitions are regulary good

Thank lebigmac2015
Reviewed December 18, 2014

We regularly visit the gallery for their photo exhibitions, this place is a must for all photography addicts passing by Vienna. There is a small museum with curiosities from the near and vintage photo history, particularly the collection of spy cameras is impressive. Staff is...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2014

I was totally surprised today when I accidentally ran into this facility today. At the street front is a Leica store and through the passage (you pass through one of the famous old inner courtyards of Vienna). I know VIenna pretty well, but I've never...More

1  Thank Gregor W
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