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Kunsthistorisches Museum

Maria-Theresien-Platz | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 525240
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Maria-Theresien-Platz | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday

This Museum of Art History is situated opposite an almost identical building (The Natural History Museum) on either side of Maria Theresien Platz in the heart of the historic city. From afar one can gain an understanding of the palatial nature of this great building...More

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Reviewed yesterday

First of all the building is really really impressive The architecture The stairway I was surprised The different exhibits make the visit not only interesting but also add diversity A must when in Vienna, together with the Imperial Treasury of Vienna Note: The coffee shop...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simply stunning place, especially in the sunshine, where people lay and relax on the grass verges. Calm, beauty and happy.

1  Thank Parminder B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Kunsthistorische Museum is an very nice Art Museum located in the middle old town "Maria-Theresienwiese-Platz" in City Vienna. The Museum was opened around 1891 at the same time as the Naturhistorische Museum by Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria, the building is very beautiful,...More

1  Thank NarisaB
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I never get to see enough of the museum. There are so many thugs to see and never enough time. This time we were chased out of the Egyptian exhibit which is fascinating. There is currently an exhibit about how it was built, which gives...More

1  Thank Jackalie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art.. you will naturally love this collosal museum. Housing an extensive collection of premium fine art from across the centuries. They have probably the best Breughel room in all of Europe.. which includes the famous Tower of...More

1  Thank Lorenzo Z
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building. We didn't have time to go in but did enjoy the outside of the building. Worth a longer visit next time.

Thank AHugh
Reviewed 5 days ago

We didn't have a lot of time so just saw highlights of this museum. It is like a palace with all the art and paintings and treasures. My favorite items were the automatons that were made for kings as entertainment when they hosted dinner. They...More

Thank sorloff
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every Thursday night, a wonderful fine dining dinner is held at the Art History museum. One needs to pay the usual museum entry fee as well as the price of the dinner. However, between courses, you are free to wander amongst the exhibitions.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 5 days ago

When in Vienna, you should not miss this. Not only is the building and its surrounding area very beautiful and scenic, the art collection on exhibit is among the finest in Europe. Admittedly a lot of the paintings and exhibits originate in other countries (e.g....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
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Jamie32mi
How long should I set aside to visit Kunsthistorisches Museum only. Also any reviews about the cafe inside the Museum. Thank you
26 February 2017|
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Response from OnTheWay888 | Reviewed this property |
There is a great app that offers theme tours. Check the museum website at khm.at\en (sorry TAdvisor does not allow links) Besides the collection they have special exhibitions. Info also on the WebSite. The Museum Café is... More
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Peter_Rath
Hi there, we have 2-3 hours to visit on Friday, 23rd December 2016. Is it worth buying the KUNSTHISTORISCHES MUSEUM entry only or the combined ticket which includes "Treasures of the Habsburgs"? Will we have time to see both?
1 October 2016|
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Response from randi691 | Reviewed this property |
You will have time to see them both and they are both well worth it. We had a private guide who was very good at moving us around the exhibits and very knowledgeable in art history. We saw them both in 3 hours.
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cando101
We will be in Vienna for 2 days (Aug. 13/14) both weekend days but would like to visit the museum. What are the hours of operation on the weekend and weekdays? Entrance fee? Does it also include admission into the Neue Burg too? Any other museum admission inclusion? Thank you.
12 July 2016|
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Response from Maria G | Property representative |
Hallo, the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna is opened in August every day, from 10 am to 6 pm (on Thursdays until 9pm). The ticket includes also the entrance to the Neue Burg (Euro 15). If you are interested to visit other... More
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