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Neue Burg

| 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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| 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a musician, I could have spent all day looking at the various old instruments on display since there is a ton of them. The armor display is also extremely expansive, which we moved fairly quickly through since that isn't our area of expertise and...More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 25 March 2017

History of imperial Europe has always been marked by a game of one-upmanship. Rules and Emperors sort to outdo one another and showcase a display of extravaganza by ordering projects such as the construction of Neue Burg which is meant to challenge the Louvre. This...More

Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Although part of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, it is the poor relation. We went there to see its collection of musical instruments as it is home to the most important collection of renaissance and baroque instruments worldwide. Unusually for Viennese museums it only has information in...More

Thank Robin E
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The Neue Burg Museum is housed in the magnificent building that forms part of the Hofburg Palace; the building was constructed to provide additional apartments for the imperial family and was originally to have another similar building constructed opposite. Three collections are housed here; the...More

1  Thank CalBristol
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The newest wing of the Hofburg Palace, which has three museums - of musical instruments, archaeological museum of the excavations in Ephesus and arms museum. The building itself is very interesting and magnificent.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We went to see the musicla instruments and the arms&armour exhibitions in Neue Burg. They have an amazing collection of pieces, but you can only enjoy it if you read German well. There is NO explanation in written English, and the English audio guide is...More

Thank Uri H
Reviewed 19 November 2016

One of many palaces and museums along the ring road, this was of special interest to me because of the Ephesus collection from the ancient Roman city in Turkey. I had visited Ephesus a couple of times (fantastic accessible Roman ruins) and wanted to see...More

Thank scotshap
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The Museum was centrally located at Heroes' Square and at the exit of Hofburg. The horse statue in front was landmark of the museum which looked great from outside. We hurried our way to other spots and only took a few photos there. It was...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I went to this museum because I bought a comb deal at other museum. If you love instruments or amours this's the place for you.

Thank Mguan
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Hofburg - arched building of the New Hofburg (Neue Hofburg) with the rider in front of the Heroes' Square is located at the exit of the Hofburg.It is dominated by arched buildings of the New Hofburg (Neue Hofburg), as well as two monuments of heroes...More

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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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