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Archives of the Austrian Resistance

Wipplingerstrasse 6-8, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 22894693
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You need to know German

A small museum, just right for an hour's visit. Very good and powerful despite its limited size... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
AnnElisR
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Cardiff
Fascinating and Important Archive

The DÖW (German acronym) tells a powerful story about fascist rule in Vienna in the 1930s and... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2014
DGandSAG
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Sharon, MA
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5 Jan 2017
“You need to know German”
23 Nov 2014
“Fascinating and Important Archive”
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Wipplingerstrasse 6-8, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 22894693
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

A small museum, just right for an hour's visit. Very good and powerful despite its limited size. I wished they had a guide in English. There are some translations but it is limited.

Thank AnnElisR
Reviewed 24 November 2014

The DÖW (German acronym) tells a powerful story about fascist rule in Vienna in the 1930s and 1940s, atrocities committed during those years, resistance to the repression, prosecution of Nazis after the war, and efforts to combat right-wing extremism since then. It conveys all of...More

2  Thank DGandSAG
Reviewed 1 June 2014

This is a relatively small "museum" with free entry in a central part of Vienna. It is nowhere as extensive as the House of Terror in Budapest, but it is very well laid out showing the horrors and crimes committed by the Nazis before and...More

Thank Roby070
Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

We eventually found the Archives after several attempts but were left a little disappointed with what we found. Having previously visited the Topography of Terror exhibition in Berlin, we were hoping for a similarly informative and sobering account of those horrific events. However, the information...More

2  Thank AlanandSally
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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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