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MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art

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Discover the fascinating era of “VIENNA 1900” in the grand museum building on Vienna’s Ringstraße with art nouveau masterpieces of the Wiener Werkstätte by Gustav Klimt, Josef Hoffmann, or Koloman Moser. Inaugurated in 1871, the building by Heinrich...more
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Stubenring 5, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the Wien 1900 exhibition with so many jugendstil artifacts. The building itself is very nice too.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank FritzKubrick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of exhibitions covering design and arts, both contemporary and historical. I liked the current temporary exhibition too. There’s a lot to see and it’s well laid out. Well worth a visit. Nice restaurant in the courtyard, great to lounge there and rest during hot...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We planned to visit this museum to see the Seven Princesses panels by MMM. When we arrived at the museum there was an event on therefore our entrance was free that evening. However I would gladly have paid the price of entry to see a...More

Thank dazgemo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to use this return trip to Vienna to catch up with some of the museum's we hadn't visited so far. Definitely worth a visit here for the building its self and the amazing interior. Collections also very good. Combi ticket for here the Leopold...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lindyh
Reviewed July 13, 2019

This items on display are absolutely marvellous! We spent an entire morning at this museum, the ticket price is very reasonable given the quality of what’s on display, the craftsmanship of most items are exquisite. Most of the items are labelled with a number, as...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank BelleThePyr
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

With so many better museums in Vienna this is still worth the entrance fee if only for the Klimt designs in the Vienna 1900 room. The guide at the desk loaned a booklet with descriptions of all the exhibits against a promise to return it...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2019 via mobile

Although I never ventured into MAK Austrian Museum Of Applied Arts/ Contemporary Art I was blown away by the stunning looking building that houses the museum which is one of the most important museums of its type in the world. Founded in 1853 as the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

This is the museum that I remember most of all the wonderful places I visited in Vienna. Our welcome was marvellous - we were asked what interested us most and directed to specific galleries. The lady suggested we might like the special Chinese exhibit -...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

Very well pland out museum, with really good descriptions off every item. If you are into art nouveau it's a must.The "Wien 1900" collection is quite unique. Also really excellent staff. Very welcomming and knows alot about the museum and the collection.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

What a great surprise Went for the gift shop but the museum is breathing The collections, biennale, VI exhibit just WOW. Definitely recommended. Exceptional museum.

Date of experience: June 2019
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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
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Brendan M
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Response from Nicholas R | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember exactly, but it was less than €10 each (concession for coffin-dodgers like me)... but worth the money - have a look at the website; I'm sure there'll be a list of entry fees featured..