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Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna

This art museum is one of the largest and most important museums in the world.

The Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna is considered one of the most important museums in the world. Since 1891, it has been captivating young and old art and history enthusiasts – today, around 1 to 1.5 million visitors make a pilgrimage to the KHM in Vienna each year.

Kunsthistorisches Museum, CC0 Public Domain, aguettl/Pixabay
Kunsthistorisches Museum, CC0 Public Domain, aguettl/Pixabay

Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna

The collections of the museum are divided into so many different areas that a single visit is never enough to see all the precious objects. But there is something for every interest guaranteed – for small and large guests, the interesting family excursion or a great school trip in Vienna.

The Hofjagd- and Rüst-Kammer or the Egyptian-Oriental collection are very exciting for young visitors. There is a lot to see and marvel at even in the area of art and history.

The collections in the Kunsthistorisches Museum:

  • Antique collection and Egyptian-oriental collection
egyptian and near eastern collection from museum of art history (kunsthistorisches museum)
egyptian and near eastern collection © czgur / 123RF.com
  • Modern and contemporary art
  • Kunst-Kammer Wien
Salzfass (Saliera)
KHM Kunstkammer – CC0 aviano/Pixabay
  • Picture Gallery
viele Gemälde in einem Raum
KHM picture gallery- CC0 seven_yu/Pixabay
  • Coin Cabinet and Museum Library
  • Collections in the New Castle:
    • Ephesos Museum
    • Hofjagd and Rüst Chamber
    • Old music instruments

By the way: Especially for children and schools, there is a broad cultural mediation program available: from a children’s and school atelier to public and private guided tours for kids to an audio guide especially for young ears!

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360 degree view of a showroom:

Arrival and location of the museum

Adress: Burgring, 1010 Vienna
Public accessibility: Subway-Line U2, Station Museumsquartier
Map:

More information about the KHM, historical museum