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Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna
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Imperial Carriage Museum near Schönbrunn Castle...
Ranked #45 of 775 things to do in Vienna
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Coaches and carriages of emperors and gowns and dresses of empresses The Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna in Schonbrunn Palace invites you to take a walk through the history of Austria. See the carriages of famous rulers such as Maria Theresia, Napoleon or Franz Joseph and accompany them through their eventful lives. The highlight is the baroque Imperial Coach, but there are also exquisite state carriages, comfortable travelling coaches and the charming children’s carriages of Habsburg princes and princesses. Another highlight is the »Sisi Trail« that showcases not only the Empress’ carriages but also personal mementos such as her only extant saddle, her »riding chapel«, and sumptuous original dresses.
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

An honest confession : stumbled upon the exhibition as had time to kill for my grand tour entry to the palace. Since it was covered in the vienna card we stumbled upon it. Has an impressive collection of carriage.Worth a visit.

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

I found this display to be very interesting. Many carriages belonging to the Hapsburgs over the years. Most very ornate and some functional. Next to the Schonbrurn. Nice surprise.

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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Went with my husband and mother in a wheelchair. The exhibits were extremely varied, from baby carriages to sleighs to landaus, massive state coaches and even a state hearse. A spacious display area although we could not access the first floor. Atmosphere in the area gave my mother a headache...maybe the aircon..

Thank Serena C
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

I love carriages and sleighs so this museum was perfect for me. We didn’t pay 2 euros for an audio guide but we didn’t miss out on information as there are lengthy descriptions in English next to every exhibit. We enjoyed the videos about different aspects of court life, they had English subtitles and weren’t too long. It was great to get so close to such amazingly ornate carriages.

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

This is an amazing small museum. The carriages are so ornate and well preserved. It is interesting to see the plush and luxuriously sumptuous interiors. I also enjoyed the historian on the t.v. that was set up in various rooms. At least the one that bothered to subtitle in English. Great backstory on the carriages and sleighs. Loved the gold baroque carriages.

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