Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien) Tours
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Vienna's Academy of Fine Arts, or Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien, may not be one of the city's best known galleries, but the collection of paintings is nonetheless impressive and worth a visit. It concentrates on Flemish, Dutch and German painters including the disturbing Hieronymus Bosch, Rembrandt, van Dyck and Rubens. The highlight is Bosch's altarpiece Triptych of the Last Judgment from 1504 to 1508.
The Academy of Fine Arts still functions as an art school, so don't be surprised if you smell fresh paint. It has the distinction of being the school that rejected Adolf Hitler twice.
The academy's paintings gallery is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission costs €8 for adults and €5 for students under 27 and seniors. Children ages 19 and under enter free.
Address: Schillerplatz 3, Vienna, Vienna Region 1010, Austria
Hours: Tues to Sunday 10am-6pm
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Cycle through the streets of Vienna on this bike and city tour. Led by a local guide, pedal past top attraction such as the Albertina, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Vienna State Opera, Stadtpark, and Heldenplatz. As you travel along bike paths and quieter streets, your guide will discuss the fascinating stories behind each landmark. Enjoy your choice of a morning, afternoon or evening departure.
Taking safety measures
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Maximize your time in Vienna with a private tour that covers multiple top attractions. Your chauffeur takes you from your hotel to the city center, where you’ll explore top sights on foot. Your private guide will orient you with the city and provide you with food suggestions. Highlights include Heldenplatz, Hofburg Palace, State Opera House, and Karlskirche.
We meet you at 09:00 am at the pier at “Handelskai” or “Nussdorf”. We provide a chauffeur-driven airconditioned van or sedan for the driving portion plus a licensed local Austria Guide for the whole tour. The flexibility of a small vehicle allows multiple stops at the historic sights and vistas. Within the given time-frame we accommodate our guests personal preferences. By combining a driving- with a walking-segment we offer the most comprehensive One-Day-Tour. Knowing the programs offered by the cruise-operators we avoid overlap in program and overcrowding. Our walking-tour ends at St. Stephen’s Cathedral in the heart of the city around 4:30 pm. Do some window-shopping at Kaertnerstrasse or have a rooftop-drink at hotel Lameé Our Taxi-Voucher gives you full flexibility in planning your return to the ship.
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What are Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien) hours of operation?
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (Akademie der Bildende Künste Wien) hours of operation: Tues to Sunday 10am-6pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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