Special Exhibitions

Current Exhibtions

Medicine in the First World War

24. October 2018 – 28. April 2020
An exhibition in the Pathologic-anatomical Collection.

Our Moon. Longing, Art and Science

30. October 2019 – 01. June 2020
The NHM Vienna takes the 50th anniversary of the first manned lunar landing as an opportunity to show the Moon and all its facets in an extensive special exhibition.

Japan and the Natural History Museum Vienna – a success story

19. October 2019 – 30. March 2020
A thematic path on the First Floor of NHM Vienna.

30. October 2019 – 31. December 2020
A thematic path on the first floor of NHM Vienna, hall 29.


[Alien] Star Dust

11. March 2020 – 04. May 2020
A special exhibition in hall 6, Natural History Museum Vienna.

New at Special Exhibitions

Evolution of Minerals

from 5. April 2017

Sparkling new gemstone presentation

from 31. January 2018
The NHM Vienna houses one of Europe’s finest gemstone collections.