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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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Maria-Theresien-Platz | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Before you go in, pause and have a good look around you in Maria-Theresien-Platz. This museum (closed on Mondays !!!) with the Natural History Museum opposite are magnificent monuments to the grand scale of Hapsburg buildings. This museum was purpose-built to house their art collection...More

Thank Simon R
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the main art museum in Vienna....Vienna has absolutely loads of wonderful museums. I can't imagine why anyone would go to Vienna if they were not interested in art. There is SO much to see and it is all on an amazing Grand Scale....More

Thank Jill A
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very large museum where one could easily spend most of a day.. We spent about 4 hours there, including a coffee break and only saw half the exhibits. We concentrated on the art galleries, which are magnificent if you are the least...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We purchased our tickets online..no long lines to wait in. The collection of art is quite good. There is an exhibition called The Shape of Time. We enjoyed this, The museum has a scaffold to view Gustav Klimt which was breathtaking.

Thank alexander.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

we spent several hours at this museum last March and were absorbed by the fine quality of the art on display. We had only visited it once before years ago and it was great to see it again. A must when planning a tour of...More

Thank Stavros17
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is beautiful architecturally. The grand marble staircase will take your breath away. The paintings and sculptures are phenomenal. Each time I have been there, there has been a special exhibit which I have enjoyed very much. Make sure to have a coffee in...More

Thank leo1492
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kunsthistorisches Museum is a world class museum with an outstanding collection of art. We could have spent an entire day here admiring the masterpieces but, unfortunately, our time was limited to just 2 hours. We plan on returning in November to do the museum...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

the first museum built to be a museum - not a palace converted into a museum. Great wide galleries, lots of light and the museum is an art piece too. Whole rooms full of the Dutch masters, the impressionists, the Renaissance innovators, and it goes...More

1  Thank Nick D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place for history and art lovers. Huge collections of paintings at one place...can easily spend half a day at the museum. A bit of advice- not to take young children along as they will tire of boredom

Thank arpitkm
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kunsthistorisches (Art History) Museum is one of the best fine art museums in the world and a must-see attraction in Vienna for those with an appreciation for art and antiquity. The museum is located on the beautiful Maria-Theresien-Platz across from the world-class Naturhistorisches (Natural...More

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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
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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
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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
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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!
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