Josephinum

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Josephinum Collections of the Medical of University Vienna

Währinger Straße 25
1090 Vienna

The Josephinum was built between 1783 and 1785 for the Academy of Medicine and Surgery and shows numerous wax models of the human body.

  • Opening times

    • We, 10:00 - 18:00
    • Th, 10:00 - 20:00
    • Fr, 10:00 - 18:00
    • Sa, 10:00 - 18:00
    • on holidays, 10:00 - 18:00
  • Guided tours

    • During one-hour tours, guides give insights into the unique collection of anatomical wax models as well as the highlights of the permanent exhibition. 

      Fixed tours in German (with advance reservation) take place on Thursday (6:30 p.m.) and Saturday (11:00 a.m.). Guide fee per person (excl. entrance fee): 4 euros. 

      For group tours (max. 25 persons) or tours in English, please contact info@josephinum.ac.at.

  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • 1 Steps (Double swinging doors77 cm wide)
    • Side entrance
      • 1 Steps (Double swinging doors 70 cm wide)
      • Ramp 90 cm  wide
    • Elevator available
      • Door 80 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Comments

      Exhibition rooms: no steps, can be reached by elevator, escort recommended.

      3 steps between garden and museum.

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