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Museum of Military History / 12.05.2010
The Thirty Years' War, wars against the Turks, the French Wars, World War I, World War II... Sadly Austria has a long history reguarding warlike conflicts. If you want to learn more about it, the Museum of Military History is the right place for you!
The Museum of Military History, one of the most important history museums in the world, is situated right in the centre of the Arsenal...
The Military History Museum was built according to plans of Ludwig Foerster and Theophil Hansen from 1850 to 1856 and was thus the first Viennese museum. The styles of this town's oldest historic building range from Byzantine, Hispano-Moorish to Neo-Gothic.
In five major sections the museum shows the history of the Habsburg empire from the end of the 16th century until 1918 and Austria's fate after the dissolution of the monarchy up to the year 1945.
Every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Arsenal, Objekt 1