Virtual exhibition

From real life into the world of art

10.6.2021-31.12.2021

About the encounter between visual and performing arts in the European festive culture of the 16th to 18th centuries. Discover 15 virutal spaces on this topic!

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Virtual exhibition
Exhibition

Grotesque Comedy.

Lodovico Ottavio Burnacini

8 Oct 2020 – 2 August 2021

The artist's flamboyant „Grotesques“ celebrate folly and twisting the reality – a victory of phantasy!

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Exhibition
Digitalangebote für Schulen

Virtuell und doch hautnah

Probieren Sie eine unserer Führungen, die die Geschichte des Theaterserzählen, oder einen unserer Workshops, die Körpersprache und Auftreten der Schüler*innen trainieren.

Das digitale Programm ist sowohl für "distance learning" als auch für eine Klasse in der Schule mit Screen konzipiert.

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Digitalangebote für Schulen

Geöffnet!

Wir freuen uns, Sie wieder bei uns begrüßen zu dürfen!

Öffnungszeiten: Täglich außer Dienstag, 10 - 18 Uhr

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Online collection

Discover 9 Collections and the Library online!


An exquisite selection of objects from the world of the performing arts: stage models, puppet- and paper theatre, photographs, paintings, autographs, drawings, costumes, memorabilia, prints, posters and playbills.

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Online collection
Höhere Mächte

Höhere Mächte - Ausstellungstipp im Kunsthistorischen Museum

18.5 bis 15.8.2021

... die neue Ausstellung im Kunsthistorischen Museum Wien erzählt mit Objekten aus den eigenen Sammlungen, aus dem Theatermuseum und aus dem Weltmuseum Wien von der Hinwendung zu höheren Mächten in verschiedensten Kulturen und Epochen.

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Höhere Mächte
Familienjahreskarte

Unser Angebot für die ganze Familie

Mit der Familienjahreskarte in der Museumswundertüte geht die ganze Familie auf Entdeckungsreise durch die sieben Museen des KHM-Museumsverbands.

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Familienjahreskarte
Video installation

After the End and Before the Beginning

10 Feb until 2 August 2021

A fictional continuation of both the ‘before’ and the ‘after’ of nine iconic characters from classic plays, created by toxic dreams.

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Video installation
Puppet Theatre DIGITAL

Nawang Wulan

Discover the first film documentation of Richard Teschner's (1879–1948) Puppet Theatre from 1920. It shows the recording of his interpretation of the dramatic Indonesian legend about Nawang Wulan, the divine nymph.

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Puppet Theatre DIGITAL

I’ve lived with it eye-to-eye for eighteen years now, and if ever I feel tiredness overcoming me I glance over at it,
and then I am able to go on again.

Hermann Bahr (1863-1934) on Gustav Klimt's "Nuda Veritas"

Nuda Veritas

Gustav Klimt and Hermann Bahr

On show again at the Theatermuseum from 13 February 2020.

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Bosch on stage!

Picture gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts hosted by the Theatermuseum

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Prejudice is a wall, from which everybody,
who ever ran against it, withdrew with a
bleading head.

Johann Nestroy (1801-1862)
Talisman

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Anniversary

25 years Theatermuseum at Lobkowitz Palace

A publication on current research topics in the Theatermuseum's collections and departments.

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Anniversary
For the future

Sponsor one of our unique puppets!

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For the future
Online now!

Discover our Reinhardt inventory

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Online now!

I love acting. It is so much more real than life.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

For teachers

This is not a game!

Teaching material on Peter Handke’s dramatic works

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For teachers

Vladimir Tatlin

Zangezi

A symbiotic relationship between the dramatic abstract work by Velimir Khlebnikov and the stage design model by stage designer Vladimir Tatlin. This stage is one of the principal works of theater constructivism.

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Zipizip

Our Zipizip got a sister!

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Zipizip
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