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View across Vienna's Ringstrasse, with the Natural History Museum, Parliament and City Hall
Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente, close-up piano - collection of old musical instruments

Collection of Ancient Instruments (Sammlung alter Musikinstrumente)

Hofburg, Neue Burg, Heldenplatz
1010 Wien

The Collection of Historic Musical Instruments has the world's most important inventory of Renaissance and Baroque instruments.

  • Prices

    • Young people under 19   €0
  • Opening times

    • We - Su, 10:00 - 18:00
    • CLOSED from Oct. 2, 2017, to summer 2018!
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • no steps
        on left next to main entrance via wheelchair ramp
      • Ramp   300  cm  wide
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • 5 Parking spaces for people with disabilities
        at Heldenplatz
    • Elevator available
      • 140 cm wide and 120 cm low , Door 65 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Special offers for people with disabilities

      Wheelchair rental possible (please reserve one day in advance).

    • Comments

      Notification by telephone approx. 15 minutes before arrival at the front desk suggested (Tel. +43 1 52 524-7010), automatic gate and stairlift, operation with "Euro Key", then 5 steps to the ticket counter. Elevator available at ticket counter level (door width: 65 cm, cabin depth: 120 cm, cabin width: 140 cm). The collection of ancient instruments is only accessible via this elevator.

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