If the words melody and harmony truly delight you, then visit the Musical Instruments Museum. It houses a vast collection of ... More
Musical Instruments Museum
If the words melody and harmony truly delight you, then visit the Musical Instruments Museum. It houses a vast collection of ancient and modern musical instruments played by legends and famed artists. The collection from the Renaissance era truly depicts the musical life in Europe. From stringed, keyboard to wind instruments, the museum showcases a comprehensive and impressive variety. Originally, the instruments belonged to the Habsburg family, but through donations and gifts from other connoisseurs of music, the collection is always expanding.
Built in 1868 1871 by Heinrich Ferstel, the Museum of Applied Arts (Museum für Angewandte Kunst MAK) is the oldest
and one of the best museums of its kind in Europe. Its permanent collections are displayed in a series ...
The Vienna Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum Wien) is the second of the two sibling museums at Ring Boulevard and
was built in the same style as the Museum of Fine Arts, according to designs by Gottfried Semper and ...
Founded in 1912 in honor of the great Russian composer Glinka, the museum was named after him in 1954. In
the summer of 1985, the museum moved to a specially constructed new building. This is the only musical museum ...