Architekturzentrum Wien


Architectural developments, both Austrian and international, are showcased during changing exhibitions the Architekturzentrum Wien within the MuseumsQuartier. Also here is an extensive library (open to the public) and a cafe. Check the centre's website for dates and prices of regular walking tours through Vienna, covering a variety of architectural themes (advance bookings required).

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