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Unattractive architecture from the fifties hides good exhibitions. Go and visit ground floor first... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
Miha P
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Maribor, Slovenia
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The staff is not very friendly. Some even blocked my way when I was looking at the paintings... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Duygu B
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The Wien Museum has an exceptional position in the rich landscape of the Viennese museums: Its collections are a blend of art and history that leads the visitor down Vienna's path through the centuries. What you see are inestimable art treasures...more
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Reviewed May 24, 2018

Wien Museum is maybe less considered in comparison to the other big museums in Vienna, but it's definitely worth a visit! The main building in Karlsplatz is on three levels. The museum is mainly focused on the local city history, with a lot of images...More

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Reviewed May 19, 2018

10 Euros for a museum that sucks. Okay, so they are planning to do an addition. That only excuses a general lack of upkeep (e.g., not repairing scratches). They did a major renovation in 2006. Hello, I think museum science was well advanced in 2006....More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Unattractive architecture from the fifties hides good exhibitions. Go and visit ground floor first. There is an average but informative exhibition about historical fact of Vienna. Real goal of the visit in April and May 2018 is great exhibition in upper floor. They organised really...More

2  Thank Miha P
Reviewed April 30, 2018

The staff is not very friendly. Some even blocked my way when I was looking at the paintings, because he was examining a painting instead of caring for the place. The painting collection is great including Klimt and Schieler. There is a special exhibition about...More

Thank Duygu B
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Well, definately interesting exhibits. I liked the best the Otto Wagner story. On the main floor was a special extra exhibition about the body....mainly beauty tips from the past. Very nicely made. Wigs, vanishing creams, bathing caps with a pony tail attached, portable barbershop case,...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We went to these on free museum day but I will review as if I have paid full price. However you should take advantage of the first sunday of the month because it's a great opportunity. Beethoven Pasqualtihaus: Unless you are a Beethoven fanatic, don't...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Much of the museum was closed to visitors due to renovations. The remaining areas of this tired building were marginal. The special exhibit on hip, cool, musical Vienna were a stretch for non-locals.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

2 floors full of information in here written in both German and English. There is only one exhibit on the second floor that is not in English but there are videos of locals telling their stories with English subtitles. There’s also two scale models of...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Nice paintings, armories, city minitures etc. Wished there was a little more text by some paintings since I do not know anything.

Thank My T
Reviewed December 24, 2017

We enjoyed this museum. The exhibit is rather small for the price about 10 euros per adult, 7 for students. The history provided was good, but limited. Would have loved more information on the history of the city. If have an hour or two to...More

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The fourth district combines elegant tradition with
contemporary style and relaxed living. More than a
dozen town palaces and churches such as St. Charles
Borromeo have added glamour to a neighbourhood known
for its traditional retail and crafts shops, taverns,
cafés. Wieden is also home to Naschmarkt, Vienna’s
largest street market. Many bohemian types have found
their way to Wieden: meet them in trendy cafés and
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