What To Expect
Explore the Haus der Musik at your own pace checking out the interactive displays and musical exhibits. A modern interactive experimental museum in the historic city of Vienna, Haus der Musik is the location where the renowned Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra was founded. With 6 floors dedicated to exhibit the fascinating world of sound and music, immerse yourself into the world of the greatest composers in history as you create your own waltz and experiment with pitch, sounds and musical instruments.
Start your musical journey by browsing through the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra's historical archives. Watch a film featuring the original Viennese New Year's Concert and Summer Concert in a high quality picture and sound.
Head towards the Sonosphere to admire sound experiments. Get an insight about the mechanics of sound with different musical instruments. Grab the opportunity to produce your own CD as you enter the amazing world of tonal and sound phenomena.
Meet the greatest composers of Vienna bringing you back into the past. Learn about Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Strauss, Mahler and Schoenberg. Examine your musical talent as you get a chance to stand on the conductor's virtual rostrum allowing you to direct your own music. Create a sound with your own name with Mozart's musical game, Namadeus.
Open daily from 10:00 to 22:00. Last admission is at 21:30.
Free audio guides are available on the 3rd floor (The Great Masters of Viennese Music Tradition) in the following languages:
Haus der Musik admission ticket
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge. Children under 12 years old be must accompanied by an adult.
This tour is wheelchair accessible.
Bulky objects like umbrella, backpacks, raincoats, over-sized handbags and suitcases are not allowed inside the museum.
Please drop off coats and jackets at the cloakroom located in the entrance hall.
Certificate for WaltzDiceGame, Virtual Conductor or Namadeus activities (2.90 EUR each) and personal CD (7 EUR each) are available for an additional cost. Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
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