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MUSA Museum Start Gallery Artothek

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Small museum with photography exposition

We saw an exposition of photographs of the Vienna city. They were interesting and I really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2014
Antibes, France
A good discovery

Near the Rathaus, this museum is free. It has a clear open space and I visited a photography... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2014
Lisbon, Portugal
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27 Jul 2018
“Great 90's exhibit, free admission”
28 Jan 2018
“Very disappointing”
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We loved the quirky, thought-provoking collection of 90's art. A great place to spend an hour or two away from the tourist hordes. The staff were very friendly and we spent some time discussing the art with them. Also the free admission is nice when...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Inevitably whenever you visit an art gallery your enjoyment will be directly affected by what is on display. In late January we visited the gallery to find a very small lacklustre gallery with NOTHING on show and just one exhibition being set up. It was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This small museum is open several evenings a week which is great for something to enjoy before dinner! There is no admission charge, but the collection of art is great - it does skew towards modern art (1950s and later). Really interesting is their art...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank rsweetkind
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

One of Vienna's collection of museums which is free to the public in creativity contemporary art which creates a talking point from just by looking at a focal point. A delight to art students and teachers alike including those interested in contemporary art. All artist's...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

If you like contemporary art you'll love MUSA as much as I did. The exhibit I visited had a meta theme of how art is viewed in a museum setting. I thought the space complimented the pieces and provided ample room for visitors to view...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Jessie K
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A real shame. This is the home of the city modern art collection but has no space to show it. I visited the temporay exhibition here which was small but enjoyable. The gallery is close to the Votivkirche. There isn't enough here for a special...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

I love the MUSA art museum, they have a variety of exhibitions that are interesting. They take part in the Eyes On program which is the month of photography in Vienna. Very inspiring place and for those who live in Vienna, the Artothek is a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Anne K
Reviewed 28 March 2015

It's easy to pass by this museum on your way to the front of city hall (Rathaus) although you might notice the sculptures placed along the front - an eclectic mix! Anyway, make your way to and go into this free museum. It's a lovely...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Wendy Y
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We saw an exposition of photographs of the Vienna city. They were interesting and I really enjoyed some of them. If you like photography, you'll probably like the place. The place was not crowded and, it was free. Just next to the entrance, there were...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank DummyBoy
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Near the Rathaus, this museum is free. It has a clear open space and I visited a photography exhibition of an austrian photographer, whom, for 7 years, walked around each and every single street of thw city of Vienna, discovering its peculiarities. It was nice...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank CM_Aberlour
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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
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