In compliance with the current regulations to contain the pandemic, Theater­museum will be closed until December 12th 2021.
Lesung mit Musik

Theater, oh Theater, du!

Von der Ausstellung Verehrt ... begehrt ... inspiriert lesen Katharina Scholz-Manker und Ernst Tauchner Szenen aus
Stücken von Shakespeare, Nestroy und Loriot.

Georg Graf begleitet sie musikalisch auf diesem erlesenen Streifzug durch die Theaterliteratur einiger Jahrhunderte.

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Lesung mit Musik

Kunst berührt alle Menschen – und das auf unterschiedlichste Weise. Sie gemeinsam zu erleben, ist Ziel unserer Museen.

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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

Admired ... desired ...

Theatre cult and passionate collectorship

8.9.2021 - 18.4.2022

An exciting walk through the memories of theatre-loving people. Admired ... desired ... reflects the joy of the magnificent, whimsical or even quite simple souvenirs from the world of theatre.

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Exhibition
Opening hours


Daily except Tuesdays, 10 AM - 6 PM
We are looking forward to welcoming you!

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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
Family Annual Ticket

Our new offer for families

With the Family Annual Ticket the whole family goes on a voyage of discovery through the seven museums of the KHM-Museumsverband.

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Family Annual Ticket

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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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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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
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