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Leopold Museum

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Address: Museumsplatz 1, Vienna 1070, Austria
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+43 1 525701529
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10:00 - 18:00
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Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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The Leopold Museum is a unique treasure-house of Viennese Jugendstil, the...

The Leopold Museum is a unique treasure-house of Viennese Jugendstil, the Wiener Werkstätte and Expressionism. It is the most-visited museum of the city's hottest cultural site, the MuseumsQuartier, and it houses the most significant and largest Egon Schiele collection in the world, as well as masterworks by Secession founder Gustav Klimt. Tip: The museum's panorama windows offer a wonderful view of central Vienna with Maria Theresa Square and the Hofburg Palace.

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Leopold Museum Vienna - Entrance Ticket

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Fantastic collection of Klimt, Schiele and Moser

This excellent museum is located in a very modern building in the Museumsquartier of Vienna, next to several other museums. It has a very large collection of Secessionist and... read more

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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This excellent museum is located in a very modern building in the Museumsquartier of Vienna, next to several other museums. It has a very large collection of Secessionist and Expressionist paintings by Schiele as well as some important works of Gustav Klimt and Koloman Moser. There are several floors to the hotel that are accessible by staircase or elevator. As... More 

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Leonia, New Jersey
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great collection of Klimt and Schiele oil paintings. Photography allowed. Spectacular collection, a really must see.

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Buckinghamshire, UK
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We found the collections of works by Schiele and Klimt to be of major importance. The film on show about the life and works of Schiele added to our understanding of this artist who died at such a young age. The gallery was well laid out and the items were explained.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited mainly to see the Schiele and the Klimt works but were also impressed by the clean lines of the architecture and the way in which the works of art were given space without being crowded together. Great to see some of the classic works well exhibited.

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Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just brilliant! The collection of Egon Schiele alone is phenomenal. A young Austrain artist in the early 1900's his collection, the largest in the world in mega impressive. Add in the Klimpt's and other major artists and this is an excellent collection!

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Maybe we picked the wrong day (Thursday April 13), but if you are unfortunate enough to attempt visiting the Leopold Museum in a wheelchair, or with a relative in a wheelchair, please understand that the lift access to the main entry door is hidden around a corner and not properly signposted. When you approach the main entrance you will need... More 

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LeopoldMuseum, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Leopold Museum, responded to this review

Dear Ben A, first off we want to thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience. We apologize for the inconveniece of the elevators into the museum. Unforunately we cannot do anything about the signs leading to the elevator or the position of the elevator itself since it belongs to the MuseumsQuartier's area. It is... More 

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We had a truly superb visit to the Leopold Museum, set within the Museums Quartier of the City. The building itself is well worth seeing - a contemporary feature of the quarter which is elegant from the outside and most definitely fit-for-purpose inside with its light staircases and airy display areas. The museum is home to one of the largest... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely modern building sitting side by side with Vienna's historical buildings. It compliments and contrasts beautifully

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This stunning contemporary building houses a unique collection of Austrian arts and crafts of the late-19th and 20th centuries, including many paintings and drawings of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele and their local peers. There's a thrilling display of Viennese furniture of the early 1900s, as well as ceramics and examples of their decorative arts and crafts. All the pieces... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came to the museum first and foremost to see the artworks of one of the Austrian masters of expressionism - Egon Schiele, and I wasn't disappointed. The Leopold Museum takes you on a fascinating journey through the prints and paintings of the great master. From the first moment your eyes set on his artwork, you get carried away by... More 

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LeopoldMuseum, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Leopold Museum, responded to this review

Dear AimeeElls, thank you very much for your great review! We are always glad to hear about happy visitors and we hope to welcome you in the Leopold Museum again soon! Thank you again and best regards from Vienna, the Leopold Museum team More 

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Vienna’s art district, Neubau buzzes with galleries, arts and crafts, trendy restaurants, avant-garde shops, and cafés. Neubau’s Spittelberg quarter with cobblestoned Spittelberggasse and Gutenberggasse make for a perfect stroll alongside Biedermeier houses and art shops. Don’t miss the historic courtyard at Amerlinghaus with its typical Pawlatschen galleries, a perfect hangout on a warm summer evening. Museumsquartier is Neubau’s undisputed highlight: the former Imperial stables house various top museums of 19th to 21st century art. If you love interiors, head for the Imperial Furniture museum (Hofmobiliendepot), one of the world’s largest furniture collections. Find your favorites among a dazzling array of Baroque, Biedermeier, Art Nouveau and Modernist chairs, sofas, cupboards, coat hangers, foot stools and wash basins. No weekend visit would be complete without stopping by a local café on a weekend morning for brunch.
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