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Exhibitions and museums in Vienna

Collections of international standing in the metropolis on the Danube

Vienna is the most important museum city in Austria with more than 100 museums. Paintings, sculptures, graphics, architecture or modern art, a great variety of themes and areas awaits you. Visit the museum of your choice during your city break to Vienna. Marvel at important collections and at curiosities.


Rich museum landscape around the Hofburg

The Hofburg area extends over several squares and courtyards and contains a variety of museums. Herr you will find the ceremonial hall of the Austrian National Library, the Sacred and Secular Treasury, the Ephesus Museum, the Hunting and Armory Chamber, the collection of ancient musical instruments, the World Museum, the Winter Riding School and the Stables and the Museum of the Lippizan, the Sisi Museum and the imperial apartments.


The Museum Quarter

A major innovation among the Viennese Museums was the reconstruction of the old court stables to the Vienna Museums Quartier. Prominent museums such as the Leopold Museum with an excellent collection of works by Austrian artists such as Egon Schiele, the Museum of Modern Art, the Kunsthalle and the Children ‘s Museum ZOOM, as well as a great Local scene inspire young and old, locals and tourists.

The Viennese Kunsthalle sees itself as a hot zone in communicative transfer between art and the public. It attracts visitors with young, modern artists and by combining the classical, the modern and the futuristic visions in art.


The Albertina and the great museums along the Ringstrasse

The Albertina behind the Vienna State Opera owns one of the largest and most valuable graphic collections in the world. Works such as Dürer’s “Feldhase” and Klimt’s Woman’s study can be viewed here.

For the extensive collections of the imperial house, the Kunsthistorisches Museum was built near the Hofburg in Vienna. Valuable paintings from the Middle Ages to the 19th century, the newly erected Art Chamber and an Egyptian collection attract countless visitors every year.

At the other end of the Ringstrasse is the Museum of Applied Arts, which also scores with historical objects as well as modern art.


The museums of Belvedere Palace

In no case should you miss the museums in the Belvedere Palace as a visitor to Vienna. In the Upper Belvedere, Austrian paintings throughout the centuries are exhibited. Here you will find first-class works by Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt, but also Hans Makart. Further museum areas and special exhibitions can be found in the Lower Belvedere. Emphasis is always on Austrian art.


A refined selection

  • Leopold Museum
  • Modern Art Museum
  • Kunsthistorisches Museum
  • Technik Museum
  • Kunsthalle
  • Hundertwasserhaus
  • Albertina
  • Naturhistorisches Museum
  • Architekturzentrum Wien
  • Designforum Wien
  • Zoom Children’s Museum


Everyone can find the right museum for them in Vienna with such a large selection and additional exhibitions offer you a great choice in any weather. The friendly reservations team at our Viennese Hotels IMLAUER Vienna and Nestroy Vienna would be pleased to help you choose. Send us a non-binding enquiry and come and visit an interesting museum in Vienna soon.