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Schlossmuseum Linz

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Address: Schlossberg 1, Linz 4010 , Austria
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+43 732 7744190
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09:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Wed 09:00 - 18:00
Thu 09:00 - 21:00
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

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Interesting and Quirky museum and excellent restaurant

We visited this museum on a snowy January day. The access to the museum was steep and slippery but once inside we had a very enjoyable time. We had lunch in the restaurant which... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Fraserbooks
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this museum on a snowy January day. The access to the museum was steep and slippery but once inside we had a very enjoyable time. We had lunch in the restaurant which overlooked the city. They were able to provide us with an English menu and service and food were both very good. The museum itself was very... More 

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Recently,I spent a delightful Saturday at this large art museum.I devoted my day to prmarily studying its fine,copious collection of Austrian oil paintings.Austrian painters emphasized at this art museum included;Hans Makart("Japanese Lady"),Ferdinand Georg Waldmuller,Franz Steinfeld,Johan Reiter("Emancipated Person"),Franz Eybl("Beggar"),Emil Jacob Schindler,and Anton Romako.Personal favorites of mine included;Hans Makart's"Japanese Lady and "Harvest",Joseph Michael Feid's "At Hallstatter Lake",Heinrich Lossow's"Mozart Playing Organ in Ybbs",Johan... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Castle built in the 13th century. Only walls really exist and have been incorporated into an excellent museum which deals with regional Austrian history. Worth s quick visit. Nice restaurant also.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Nice morning Unlike some of the reviews, we found that the people were very nice and helpful My 4 year old enjoyed it very much Very beautiful

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Benton, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

We discovered this museum on our last day in Linz. What a surprising delight! There was a special exhibit on display from the Uffizi Gallery in Florence with numerous outstanding paintings. It was also surprising as to its size, four wings surrounding a courtyard on multiple levels along with a restaurant. Some of the wings include an armor exhibit, technology... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This museum is nothing special. Not well organized, no clear way / direction through the museum, also not well marked where you should go next. It's all in German language only, so not very foreigners / turists friendly. No central theme through the castle, just a mish-mash of everything, some parts are even repeating. Apart from nice views from the... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Although housed in a modern-looking building, the museum is a treasure trove of ancient art! Make this your starting point and keep aside atleast 2-3 hours to leisurely stroll across this place. There is so much it offers, including a view of the city.

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

I visited Schlossmuseum on my last day in Linz and had to keep looking at my watch in order to get to the train station on time. If I had known just HOW good and big the collection was, I would definitely have counted in more time. It is excellently curated, has English information in every room and caters to... More 

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Glenview, Illinois
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125 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

We actually didn't get into the Museum, but we knew that before we went (it seems all the museums are closed on Mondays). But it has a great views of Linz from the terrace. Well worth the trip for the photo ops alone.

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Thank Dennis S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

This museum is packed with interesting exhibitions! Each floor has so much to see. There were two special exhibitions we enjoyed. One on beauty and the other on wwii and the years following the end of the war and how it affected Linz. Wow.., the only thing I wished was that more explanations had been provided in English for some... More 

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