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Wien Museum Karlsplatz offers you historic life in Wien

How was the Inner City of Vienna in 1852? You can see the answer in a large-scale model by Eduard... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
opiniononlyallways
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Rijswijk, The Netherlands
Surprisingly good

They had a decent variety of high quality pieces for a relatively small museum. I particularly... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
JJJC_Family
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Virginia
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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 31, 2014

For all lovers of Vienna this is a must see museum. Medium sized and gives a comprehensive overview of the history of this great city. Also, very nice gift shop and café.

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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

3  Thank Glidepoint
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While on a Viking cruise we used some of our spare time to go see the Monet exhibition at the Albertina Gallery. What a great surprise! 100 of Monet's paintings brought in from all over the world. It was great if you like his work...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How was the Inner City of Vienna in 1852? You can see the answer in a large-scale model by Eduard Fischer. Have you always wanted to see sculptures from the St. Stephen’s Cathedral at eye level? The facial expressions and the folds of the clothes...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Hapsburg family had built a spectacular building to house the collection(s) of the Royal Household. Empress Maria Theresa’s statue is prominently displayed in the gardens at the entrance. Vermeer, Sir Peter Rubens, Rembrandt and other than Vermeer (Of which there is only one previously...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit that place which had many things to see and admire ! So beautiful the whole experience!!!

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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We went for a show on this iconic Viennese architect. It was well worth the visit!! The permanent collection was also good. Very pleasant and well informed staff.

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

They had a decent variety of high quality pieces for a relatively small museum. I particularly liked the small collection of stained glass windows. They had a fabulous exhibition on a famous architect, Otto Wagner . When I first started it, I just glanced at...More

2  Thank JJJC_Family
Reviewed August 8, 2018

My wife and I visited the Vienna Museum to allow her to hunt down some more of Gustav Klimt's paintings as well as her new favorite Egon Schiele. I enjoyed the exhibits about Vienna's urban planning. Our only problem with the museum was finding it...but...More

Thank Dave B
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

1  Thank maxbloki
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

3  Thank Glidepoint
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
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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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