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Galerie dei der Albertina

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Address: Lobkowitzplatz 1, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Very special building

We saw the Galerie Albertina only from outside. Very special building containing a lot of masterpieces of art. Next time, we will visit.

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Hubert645
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Aalst, Belgium
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Aalst, Belgium
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228 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 306 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We saw the Galerie Albertina only from outside. Very special building containing a lot of masterpieces of art. Next time, we will visit.

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

A wonderful museum where one can enjoy both temporary and permanent art exhibitions. It´s a joy to the senses. It takes about 3 hours to completely enjoy the art in this place. It is definitely a must!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Visiting this gallery was one of my favourite activities in Vienna. It's quite an eclectic place. The upper building is a former palace and is very opulently decorated. You can enjoy the building as a beautiful piece of heritage as well as the art. On the top floor is a special gallery dedicated to Monet and Picasso, which I enjoyed.... More 

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Dublin
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

Such a beautiful museum with an amazing collection! One of the best in Europe for me so far. In the heart of Vienna, it is definitely one of the "can't miss" attractions in Vienna

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Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

The Albertina is right in the heart of Vienna. The posters promising Monet and Picasso drew me to this exhibition. While there is no shortage of great impressionist painters on display, there is but a few monet and Picasso paintings. You will not be disappointed with getting a audio guide and wandering the expansive halls and learning about the life... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Just toured this Jewell of a museum. First floor is dedicated to Edvard Munch and includes The Scream and The kiss. Audio guide us excellent and describes his struggle with mental illness and alcoholism. Second floor exhibits various painters from Monet to Picasso to Chagall. There are a few beautiful sculptures by Rodin and Giacometti. Ground floor includes a photography... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

What a superb exhibition. We'd never seen some of the painting before. The extent of the range of painters and their pictures is remarkable. Thoroughly recommended.

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Thank Alan C
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Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

If it wasn't so cold inside the gallery, I could pay more attention to the paintings. Outside was 35 degrees celsius (middle of july), but inside was like 16. I was freezing after 2 minutes. I couldn't resist more than 30 minutes. I liked some paintings very much. I could support the heat from other museums from Vienna, by buying... More 

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Israel
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

Permanent exhibitions poor (maybe my standards are high). To put one draw by Durer and to call it "Durer collection"... Coffee is great (really!) and so are Demel's cakes. The temporary drawing exhibition downstairs is unique, if you are into 21th art.

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Curitiba, PR
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Excelent museum. Monet, Picasso, Klimt. We had lunch at the excelent restaurant, great view. It's near the Museum Quartier.

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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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