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Sisi Museum

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Address: Michaelerkuppel | Hofburg, Kaiserappartements, Vienna 1010, Austria
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GOES ON A BIT!

Interesting to learn about the Empress but could have been a lot shorter. Upside was that the ticket included the imperial palace rooms as well

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Margate, United Kingdom
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Margate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting to learn about the Empress but could have been a lot shorter. Upside was that the ticket included the imperial palace rooms as well

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The silver museum that you view first is overwhelming in it's opulence and quantity. The Sisi museum helps to understand the woman a little more and the displays are well put together. The audio guide is given to you anyway as you enter ......no choice! Often they are a chore to use but this one is very informative and concise... More 

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Thank GrandmaOwl
Hong Kong, China
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very comprehensive exhibition shows the full picture of the life of Sisi. A little bit expensive but worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved learning all about the doomed Princess Sisi, so many amazing artifacts and belongings. Would recommend to anyone with a keen interest in imperial history.

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having followed the Sisi period and watched a film about her we could not miss this museum.It is such a wonderful display on view and can only be appreciated first hand. Don't miss out.

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Sequim, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is one of the most interesting museums of history that I have ever visited. The hand held speakers brought the exhibits to life and made them even better. The grand life of the Hapsburg family is displayed in a way that is awesome. Don't miss this one.

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Thank James C
Malaga, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is included in the ticket for the silver collection and the hofburg palace. Personally I didn't find it very interesting and it also went on abit. OK if you are really interested in the Empress Elizabeths travels etc.

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Thank Bakerboys2013
Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once you visit you get to know better the history of Sissi or at least a little more about her. It has an impressive collections of silver plates and porcelain worth seeing. An example of good taste and expensive kitchen tools.

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Wirral
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Poor Sisi - thats what we thought coming out of this museum. A beautiful but seemingly deeply unhappy princess. However, this museum is well worth a visit. The Hapsburgs are an extremely interesting monarchy if you like your history - and Sisi is only part of that!

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Thank Flisster
Hod Hasharon, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, make sure to take the audio guide, it is free! Although it speaks a lot, you can move on to the next piece whenever you like. The tour starts with a whole lot of cutlery, plates and table silver. Next up is the Sisi museum, followed by the living quarters. Overall a very nice tour

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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