Haus der Musik Wien, Vienna

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#14 of 115 in Museums in Vienna
Explore the world of music at Haus der Musik Wien--an interactive discovery museum in the heart of Vienna's first district. Awarded with the Austrian Museum Prize for its innovative design, the museum occupies the former palace of Archduke Charles. Opened in 2000, this citadel of music was also the residence of Otto Nicolai, the composer of the opera "The Merry Wives of Windsor" and founder of the Vienna Philharmonic. Engage in a range of high-tech, interactive, and multimedia presentations. See how the approach to music has changed from the earliest human use of instruments to the music of the present day. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Haus der Musik Wien and many more Vienna attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Vienna online trip builder .
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  • Interactive games around sounds and music are fun, especially for kids and teens. You can conduct an orchestra or even compose a piece. You can learn things there... whether you can read English or German. The entrance ticket combined with that of Mozart's house (18 adults) makes both visits accessible.
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  • A good museum, perfectly decorated expositions. This time some halls were closed but still interesting. A lot of interactive, will be interesting for both children and adults.
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  • This is such a fun place. Every one of our family members had a wonderful time. My only wish was that there would have been a piano or some musical instruments that one of the great composers had played present on the premises. There are replicas and other authentic instruments from that era. Anyone traveling should make an effort to go see this place. My kids had a great time.
  • Great museum. Fun. Interactive. Awesome. From conducting an orchestra to sitting down and listing to what a baby would hear inside a womb. It is a great family day at for tourists, educational trips and locals. It's a must do even if you don't like music
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