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Technical Museum in Vienna, Vienna

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See the first steam train to run in the country, learn about the development of the piano, and explore large-scale exhibits featuring a steel-melting crucible, carriages, planes, and helicopters at Technical Museum in Vienna. Opened in 1918, the museum has a large collection of technology and interactive displays in permanent exhibitions, including those about nature, heavy industry, energy, everyday life, communications, musical instruments, transport, and research. Explanations are provided in German and English, and the museum is wheelchair accessible. Take a break to enjoy a snack at the cafe on site, and be sure to check the website for information about which areas are under renovation prior to your visit. Plan to visit Technical Museum in Vienna and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Vienna attractions using our Vienna vacation planner.
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  • We have made them much longer to stay just a short detour, because we have lacked the time. Worth seeing, even for children. Many trial stations...
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  • Great place to go with boyfriend-so he will be happy. But interesting to see-fun things to try and fight impressive machines. Remember to go in by the enclosed spaces with playing instruments.
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  • My husband loves anything technical so I decided with a heavy heart to attend this museum with him. Well my heart ❤️ certainly changed - this museum is full of interesting hands on activities. I had a...  more »