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Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum)

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Burgring 7 | Maria Theresien Platz, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 525240
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The highlights of this natural history museum include a significant collection of dinosaur skeletons and meteorites in addition to a large display of insects from around the world.
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Burgring 7 | Maria Theresien Platz, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 525240
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum is the twin to the Kunsthistorisches and the architecture and interior decoration is worth the trip. I studied art history and so I was amazed to find the Venus of Willenburg lives in this museum. Barely a few inches high this buxom 29,500...More

Thank belgaicas
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Carve yourself 3 or so hours to get to most of the museum. There are fantastic planetary, meteor and life science exhibits. This is all housed in a gorgeous palace. If you get bored of the contents just enjoy the fabulous paintings, architecture and grandeur...More

Thank bonytoes1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ok this was one of the best museums i visited in my life, period. The building itself and the old cabinets are just mesmerizing.

Thank Floor v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has a very impressive collection, and the building itself is stunningly beautiful! The second floor is almost entirely taxidermy animals and my friends and I got a bit tired of seeing so many dead things after a while. However! I will say that...More

Thank Anna O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here by mistake (mine) but my DH loved it. The collection is very large and while surprising it did serve an educational purpose at one time. It's in an amazing building.

Thank travelfun001
Reviewed 1 week ago

A superb building with a huge and impressive art collection and magnificent displays of Austrian history

Thank sunloversLincoln_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous museum absolutely packed with fascinating exhibits. €10 entrance and absolutely worth a visit. Set over 2 main floors with a smaller 3rd for special exhibitions. Great cafe inside with views over the outside gardens and museums. Very easy to get to and accessible to...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It probably has the largest collection of Oil Paints, great place if you love oil paints, it is not necessarily great place for children

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lot to see here, so be sure to allocate 3+ hours. They also have a free locker which is very useful in the winter.

Thank Horatiu J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Save some time to see all this Museum. I took a day only for the first floor, at the end of the day, I found it is another floor, more interesting. Enter in the morning! You'll need at least a day to vist it.

Thank DiscoverDanubeDelta
Inner City
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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8 June 2016|
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Response from ellenkay | Reviewed this property |
It is a BIG museum with lots to see...depends how interested you are... minimom 2 hrs i'd say. Up to whole day. We spent about 5 hrs there..loved it.
10 April 2016|
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Response from h11sch | Reviewed this property |
The best would certainly be to ask them directly: info@nhm-wien.ac.at All the best!
7 September 2015|
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Response from astalava | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Go to their website