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Kunsthistorisches Museum

Maria-Theresien-Platz | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 525240
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Experience one of the world's foremost museums! Let yourself be enchanted by works spanning five millennia, from Ancient Egypt to the modern era. Experience unique major works by Dürer, Raphael, Titian and Velázquez as well as the world's largest collection of Bruegel paintings, all in a magnificent setting. The Kunstkammer Vienna, featuring the famous Saliera by Benvenuto Cellini, is a veritable universe of art and beauty guaranteed to transform any visit into an unforgettable experience. Included in the ticket are the collections at the Neue Burg on the opposite side of Vienna's Ringstrasse. Here you will see the instruments used by the great composers and be transported back to chivalrous times when knights held sway and tourneys and hunting shaped courtly life.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Maria-Theresien-Platz | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 525240
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I arrived on a busy Saturday and bought a ticket after a short wait. This museum was designed for art and it shows. The rooms have glare free lighting and many have comfortable central seating while you view the impressive collection. Get the audio tour...More

Thank robertweinberger
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So sad we missed most of display due to limited time to visit, if i have time to visit Vienna again, i wIl definitely come to this museum again.

Thank Fajar_Nasution
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you love art or architecture, you must visit this museum if you find yourself in Vienna. The building alone is absolutely stunning. I could have spent hours just looking at the intricate interiors. The main hall even has paintings by Klimt on one side...More

Thank metrochica
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I consider myself a museum geek, and sure enough-I spent five hours here. Everything from the art, to the sculptures, jewels, and Egyptian antiquities is exquisite. NOTE- a lot of the items don't have descriptions in English, so make sure you get the audio guide...More

Thank SrtaLola
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this museum on a rainy day on our Vienna vacation. It is wheelchair accessible but you have to go around the side of the building and then the security guard will call someone who works in the museum and they will take you...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 4 days ago

By the time you have walked around this gallery you are overwhelmed by the number and quality of its contents.

Thank Thursday41
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you only have time for one museum in Vienna, this is it. We only had a couple of hours to spend but could have spent all day in there. It really is the most incredible collection. Of especial mention was the Egypt and Ancient...More

Thank Geoffrey C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum was built to house the art and treasures collected by the Habsburgs. It is huge and may be too much to do all of it in one session as there are coin collections; picture/painting gallery with Caravaggio, Bruegel, Vermeer etc; Egyptian, Greek and...More

Thank LNorton62
Reviewed 5 days ago

How beautiful is the architecture and the works of art...? This is most definitely a must-see place to go when in Vienna. The entire building (apart, maybe, for the coin collections) has amazing and beautiful works of art throughout. I could have stayed there for...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum is very impressive, the items, which are shown are very beautiful and adding to the knowledge of history.

Thank Uri P
Inner City
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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October 18, 2017|
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Response from Jill D | Reviewed this property |
September to May:Tuesday-Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm; Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm Last entry: 30 minutes before closing December: open every day June - August: daily 10:00 am - 6:00 pm; Thursday 10 - 9
September 9, 2017|
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Response from Alexandrioara | Reviewed this property |
I have recently visited Vienna, including this museum. It is a must see. As for the cost, please do visit their site, it offers a lot of info such as the price as well. There are two types of tickets, for the museum at 15... More
September 9, 2017|
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Response from AngelaZechmann | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the ticket I can reccommend you, is named VIENNAPASS and it also includes the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Happy travel!