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Our guided tours show the various facets of the MuseumsQuartier Wien as one of the largest cultural centres of our time and its eventful history as the former imperial court stables. Learn more about this vibrant place on regular public tours or individual group tours on request.

Barrier-free accessibility

• Barrier-free entrance & reception
• Ticket discount
• Barrier-free lifts & sanitary facilities
• Disabled parking spaces
• Assistance dogs allowed
• Wheelchair hire

Information & advise

tour@mqw.at
Tel.: +43 1 523 58 81 -1713

We will be happy to help you realise your individual wishes and inform you about our children's and family offers.

Architecture Tour: Secrets of the MuseumsQuartier Wien

What secrets are hidden in the MuseumsQuartier? Discover a public space full of ideas and inspiration on a guided tour of the art and culture centre. Did you know that the basalt slabs of the mumok façade make a unique sound when tapped or that 2.35 million white dots cover the glass surface of the MQ Libelle like a shimmering net? Our guides will tell you more about the exciting history of one of the largest cultural districts and its significance today as a melting pot for exchange, encounters and diversity. Let yourself be surprised by a place that never stands still.

Duration: 60 min
Meeting point: MQ Point

Public guided tours

Every Saturday, 14h (German) & 15h (English)
Price:
€ 8,- / € 7,-

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Individual group tours

Appointments on request
Language:
English, German, French, Italian & Hungarian
Group size: max. 25 people
Price per group: € 95,-

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From Royal Stables to MuseumsQuartier: Fischer von Erlach’s HofQuartier

The famous baroque architect Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach designed today's MuseumsQuartier as imperial stables for around 600 horses and 200 carriages. The tour gives you a new perspective on the former city of horses. Following in the footsteps of the noble Lippizaner and Kladruber horses, we take a look at horses and horsemanship in the Baroque period, carriage travelling and courtly life and work. Discover the development of an architectural jewel over the course of 300 years.

Duration: 60 min
Meeting point: MQ Point

Public guided tours

Every 1st Saturday, 16h (German)
Meeting point:
MQ Point
Price: € 10,- / € 9,-

Dates 2024
Sat 02.03., 16h | Sat 06.04., 16h | Sat 04.05., 16h | Sat 01.06., 16h
Sat 06.07., 16h | Sat 03.08., 16h | Sat 07.09., 16h | Sat 05.10., 16h
Sat 02.11., 16h | Sat 07.12., 16h

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Individual group tours

Appointments on request
Language: English, German, French, Italian & Hungarian
Group size: max. 25 people
Price per group: € 110,-

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The Imperial KaiserQuartier: A Habsburg Vision

Knights & revolutionaries, hens & heroes, treasures & collections – follow imperial footsteps on the KaiserQuartier Tour and discover more about Franz Joseph’s vision for anImperial Forum city plan. As the former court stables, the MuseumsQuartier, together with Maria-Theresien-Platz, Heldenplatz and the Hofburg, is one of the city's most important historic architectural ensembles. In the Ringstrasse era, the architects Gottfried Semper and Carl Hasenauer sought to achieve a continuity between these sites. The Imperial Forum reveals Vienna's eventful history and lets you step back into 19th century.

Duration: 90 min
Meeting point: MQ Point

Individual group tours

Appointment on request
Language:
English, German, French & Italian
Group size: max. 25 people
Price per group: € 190,-

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Meet the Artist: Guided Tour & Talk with MQ Artist-in-Residence

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of art! Our MQ Artists-in-Residence open the doors to their studios to give you an exclusive look behind the scenes. Since 2002, the Artist-in-Residence program has enabled around 60 international artists to live and work directly in the MuseumsQuartier every year.
In an inspiring collaboration with our partners, the artists are not only given space for creative development, but also the opportunity to explore the unique diversity of the Austrian art and culture scene. The artists are not just guests - they are driving forces who enrich the artistic scene in the Austrian capital with their international perspectives.
Be there when art and culture meet, when cross-border creativity meets local traditions. Discover the stories behind their artistic works, exchange ideas and be enchanted by the energy of the international art scene.

Duration: 60 min
Meeting point: MQ Point

Individual group tours

Appointment on request
Language:
English & German
Group size: max. 10 people
Price per group: € 80,-

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Meeting point: MQ Point

Please look out for the floor sticker with "Meeting Point"

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mo-sun:10-19h

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