View across Vienna's Ringstrasse, with the Natural History Museum, Parliament and City Hall
Front view of the Museum of Military History

Museum of Military History (Heeresgeschichtliches Museum)

Arsenal, Objekt 1
1030 Wien

The Museum of Military History was built from 1850 to 1857 according to designs by Theophil Hansen and Ludwig Förster. Its collections give a comprehensive insight into the development of the Austrian army since the beginning of the 17th century.

  • Prices

    • Young people under 19   €0
    • Free admission on first Sunday of the month
    • Your benefit with the Vienna City Card: 29% off , 2€ off
  • Opening times

    • Mo, 09:00 - 17:00
    • Tu, 09:00 - 17:00
    • We, 09:00 - 17:00
    • Th, 09:00 - 17:00
    • Fr, 09:00 - 17:00
    • Sa, 09:00 - 17:00
    • Su, 09:00 - 17:00
    • on holidays, 09:00 - 17:00
    • closed Jan 1, Easter Sunday, May 1, Nov 1, Dec 25, Dec 31
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • 3 Steps
        Access via ramp
    • Side entrance
      • 2 Steps
        to Franz-Joseph Hall: 2 steps (ramp), elevator to upper floor
      • Ramp 119 cm wide
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • 4 Parking spaces for people with disabilities
    • Elevator available
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Comments

      Access to Tank Garden (Panzergarten) on ground floor.