...as of July 1st, 2020, the exhibition rooms of the Theatermuseum and the Paintings Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna will be reopened for you!
We are looking forward to seeing you again!
Read more about the upcoming tours and events in our museum.
Enjoy your museum visits for an extended period without paying more: 14 months (instead of 12) for 44 Euros only! Special offer ends on 31 August 2020.
More information about the annual ticket and the summer special:
21st March is Puppet-Theatre-Day!
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.
The dramatization of church space.
A documentary film
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.Read more
Due to the Corona virus pandemic the events had to be postponed. Purchased tickets remain valid.
Readings and concerts at the Lobkowitz Palace on the occasion of the Beethoven Anniversary 2020
Wed, 30 September 2020, 7.30 pm
BEETHOVEN AND HIS PATRONS - an evenning with chamber music with Maria Bader-Kubizek, Ursula Kortschak, Dorothea Schönwiese, Zvi Meniker. Introducing words by Otto Biba.
Wed, 14 October 2020, 7.30 pm
HE WAS AN ARTIST, AND A HUMAN TOO - Musical reading with Johannes Krisch and Florian Krumpöck
18, 19 and 20 November 2020, 7.30 pm
SANFTWUT ODER DER OHRENMASCHINIST - EINE THEATERSONATE by Gert Jonke with Thomas Kamper, Nikolaus Kinsky und Klaus Haberl, directed by Karl Baratta
Hermann Bahr (1863-1934) on Gustav Klimt's "Nuda Veritas"
On show again at the Theatermuseum from 13 February 2020.Read more
Due to the Corona virus pandemic the Theatermuseum is currently closedRead more
Johann Nestroy (1801-1862)
A publication on current research topics in the Theatermuseum's collections and departments.Read more
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)
Teaching material on Peter Handke’s dramatic worksRead more
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.Read more