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View across Vienna's Ringstrasse, with the Natural History Museum, Parliament and City Hall
Papyrus Museum

Papyrus Museum

Neue Burg, Heldenplatz
1010 Wien

Documents from across three millennia are stored in the Papyrus Collection, which not only preserves the research but also makes it available to visitors from around the world.

  • Prices

    • Visitors under 19: Free admission
    • Your benefit with the Vienna Card: 10% off
  • Opening times

    • Tu - Su, 10:00 - 18:00
    • Th, 10:00 - 21:00
    • Open daily from June to September
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • no steps
        At the central gate of the New Hofburg via left ramp
      • Ramp   280  cm  wide
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
        at Heldenplatz
    • Elevator available
      • 80 cm wide and 90 cm low
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Comments

      Lobby: 7 steps up - hoist used to transport people (width: 96 cm, depth: 78 cm), service desk: 5 steps down - hoist used to transport people (width: 90 cm, depth: 132 cm), entrance to Papyrus Museum: 20 steps down, elevator available (width: 80 cm, depth: 90 cm), then 9 further steps down. Right door wing can be opened with special key or prior notification by interphone and Tel. +43 1 534 10-511.

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