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Heeresgeschichtliches Museum

Ghegastrasse | Arsenal, Objekt 1, Vienna 1030, Austria
+43 1 795610
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Ghegastrasse | Arsenal, Objekt 1, Vienna 1030, Austria
+43 1 795610
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Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the better military museums in Europe. Has stuff going back to the 30 Years War. Really strong on World War I memorabilia, including the car and jacket involved in the Sarajevo assassination that began World War I.

Thank verdun2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great military experience from 1400's to about 1950's. Outstanding representation of guns, sabers, knives, and lances. Collection of uniforms is excellent and many of the battles are captured in great renditions in oil and in other media. May I suggest that they upgrade the tank...More

Thank 2332123ed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I killed (sorry) a couple of hours here while my girlfriend was tied up with work. I enjoyed wandering the halls with an audio guide (an absolute must if you don't speak German -- you need to leave an ID at the desk to get...More

Thank Lduqu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is a little far from the city centre and, maybe because of it, it is less commented. But this was the best military museum I have been. There is a great collection here, going from ancient and medieval weapons and armor to modern...More

Thank Marcelo F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used the the Bigbus hop on hop off bus to get here( blue route) as it stops at the door and the museum is well away from the town centre. The price is very reasonable (6€) but you will have to ask for the...More

Thank miketait1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing museum! truly one of the best I have been to. It has an outstanding exhibit on World War I, complete with the car where Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated in. It also has an exhibition on Dictatorships which has some fascinating pieces...More

Thank Stolzy29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit but do not under estimate the time you may spend here. There is so much to see and the building is beautiful. As soon as you go through to the entrance, you are surrounded by historical figures, well worth a picture....More

Thank SimpsonSwindon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our son loved it and he learned a lot about the 2 wars. the building itself is a piece of art. Nearby is a small park and a Restaurant. A few minutes walk to the Hauptbahnhof, where you can also grab some lunch.

Thank Viatorem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a wonderful country, if u visit Vienna one day is enough , it is a not expensive country, and very tasty waffle in star bucks

1  Thank Natali V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most spectacular history museums I have ever been to!! From the early 30 Year war History of Austria in the 1600 and 1700's to an exceptional display of WWI History and also WWII. There are beautiful large paintings...really stunning paintings depicting early...More

1  Thank Cynthia A
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How do I get there using public transportation?
25 November 2016|
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Response from RLWOrangePark | Reviewed this property |
The following public transports bring you close to the museum: Schnellbahn (Station Station Quartier Belvedere - ehem. Südbahnhof) Tram lines 18, D, O Bus lines 13A, 69A Underground/subway U1 (Station Südtirolerplatz... More
SAra F
What is the nearest subway station to military museum?
1 October 2016|
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Response from Max B | Reviewed this property |
Wien Hauptbanhof (Hbf) is the closest in terms of distance, but the nicest one to get off is the Quartier Belvedere, and then walk through the gardens down towards it. Wien Hbf is a massive station and can be a bit... More
Amy K
Hello. Where can I download the phone app others have mentioned in their reviews? Thank you.
3 July 2016|
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Response from Family C | Reviewed this property |
At the reception area where you pay for the ticket. There is a QR code there. Scan it and it will you to the app to be downloaded.