Burgtheater, exterior shot

Burgtheater Tours

From its magnificent staircase and splendid ceiling frescos by the Klimt brothers and Franz Matsch to the gallery with portraits of contemporary Austrian actors.

Guided tours:

Meeting point: Main entrance / Kassenhalle (no registration for individual guests required).
Duration: about 50 minutes
Guided tours from September to June, daily at 3.00 pm, Mo to Th in German with English summary, Fr to Su and Pub. Hols. in German and English, other languages on request.

Registration for groups:

Information Service Center (Mon–Fri 09:00–17:00, Jul– mid Aug Mon–Fri 10:00–14:00, Thu 9:00-17:00)
Burgtheater, box office lobby
Universitätsring 2, 1010 Vienna
Tel (+43 1) 514 44-4140
Fax (+43 1) 514 44-4143

Please give advance notice if wheelchair access is required


Universitätsring 2, 1010 Wien
  • Opening times

    • Guided tours: in German (with English summaries), time: about one hour Mo - Th, 15:00
    • Guided tours: in German and English; other languages upon request, time: about one hour Fr - Su, 15:00
  • Accessibility

    • Side entrance
      • no steps (Double swinging doors 170 cm wide )
        ramp will be mobilized, please ring the porter
      • Ramp 300 cm wide
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • 3 Parking spaces for people with disabilities
        in the Burgtheater parking lot – Volksgarten side
    • Elevator available
      • 180 cm wide and 200 cm low , Door 160 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • 12 Wheelchair spaces available (in the auditorium, access with the elevator)
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Special offers for people with disabilities

      At each performance, the Burgtheater provides places in the stalls with acoustic amplification by means of induction for visitors who wear a hearing aid. The acoustic signal is also amplified for all visitors. This can be received in the theater during the performance on radio frequency 99.2 MHz using a radio receiver, mobile telephone or MP3 player with radio reception. Please bring your own headset.

    • Comments

      Special tours for visitors with disabilities and special needs on prior notification.
      Prior notification is necessary for visitors with wheelchairs for admission tickets and tours. Tel. +43 1 514 44-4140, info@burgtheater.at


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