Free entry to The 21er Haus with the Vienna PASS

21er Haus

  • 21er Haus
  • 21er Haus
  • 21er Haus

Vienna PASS Benefits:

Free entry to The 21er Haus with the Vienna PASS
Normal Price: Adult: €7,00; Child: free

The 21er Haus – Museum of Contemporary Art is a place of artistic production, reception and reflection. Its exhibitions focus on Austrian art of the 20th and 21st centuries, placed in an international context. In addition to the building, which is a landmark of Austrian post-war modernity, the temporary exhibitions and presentations of the collection, the overall concept of 21er Haus also includes the Blickle Kino cinema, the 21er Raum exhibition space, the Sculpture Garden and the Salon für Kunstbuch. The museum also houses the federal Artothek des Bundes and the archives of the Austrian sculptor Fritz Wotruba.

Highlights:

- The permanent exhibition of the Belvedere’s collection of contemporary art
- Wotruba at the 21er Haus: Fritz Wotruba’s estate was loaned to the 21er Haus for a duration of twelve years starting in November 2011 by the Fritz Wotruba Privatstiftung foundation.

Did you know:

- …that the 21er Haus was originally designed by Karl Schwanzer as the Austrian Pavilion for the 1958 Brussels World Expo, after which it was adapted and opened as a museum for 20th century art in Vienna in 1962? that Schwanzer was awarded the Grand Prix d’Architecture in 1958 for his innovative and forward-looking design?

- … that architect Adolf Krischanitz adapted and remodelled Schwanzer’s building for its reopening in 2011 The lower floor was opened up and a six-storey tower was added as a landmark.

What to see:

- 21er Raum: Solo exhibitions of contemporary artists living in Austria are presented here every six weeks.

- Blickle Kino – Vienna’s only completely preserved cinema from the 1950s.

- Salon für Kunstbuch: The museum shop doubles as an artistic intervention, serving as a venue for lectures, book presentations, and theatre performances.

How to get there:

    Underground: U1: Südtirolerplatz/ Hauptbahnhof
    Trams:D, 18, O:Quartier Belvedere
    HOP ON HOP OFF: Yellow line:Heeresgeschichtliches Museum

see the: full list of attractions included

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 11.00 - 21.00
Thursday 11.00 - 18.00
Friday 11.00 - 21.00
Saturday 11.00 - 18.00
Sunday 11.00 - 18.00

Closed: 06 – 20 june 2017

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Address:

Quartier Belvedere, Arsenalstraße 1 | 1030 Wien

Telephone:

+43 1 795 57 770

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