Warum wir mehr über das Universum wissen, als wir sehen können

Biology, Earth Sciences, Prehistory - our museum’s objects tell exciting stories.

Africa Initiative

To elevate planetary and space science across the entire African continent, the idea "Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences" has been proposed. Since decades, NHM Vienna director in general, Christian Köberl, is researching african crater formed by meteorites and supports this initiative. Learn more...


Mitmachen! Krötenzählen

Guided tours and activities for families, 6+
August 16th - August 21st, 2 p.m.



naturhistorisches museum wien

maria-theresien-platz, 1010 vienna, austria


open hours: thursday - monday

9 a.m - 6.30 p.m.

wednesday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

closed: tuesday