If the first part of the Kunsthistorisches Museum's Kunstkammer seems impressive, the second part takes it up to another level. A real chamber of marvels, particularly the … [Read more...] about The Kunstkammer (Part II)
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Where meteorites meet mammoths and molluscs. Vienna's Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum or NHM) has them all, displayed in one of the city's most beautiful … [Read more...] about The Natural History Museum
Many Austrians enjoy enduring world fame, particularly the composers. But one name has achieved genuine iconic status despite his lack of sheet music: Freud. The Sigmund Freud … [Read more...] about Sigmund Freud Museum
You can work up a healthy appetite looking at Dodos and Diplodoci (is that the plural of Diplodocus?). Fortunately, Vienna's Natural History Museum has a rather nice café … [Read more...] about The NHM shop and café
Let us begin at the beginning, in a time before we even had mobile phones (if you can remember that far back): a time of minerals, meteorites, fossils … [Read more...] about Geology, dinosaurs & prehistory floor
The zoology galleries at the Natural History Museum (NHM) have an air of Victorian enthusiasm about them: rows of wood and glass cabinets filled with specimens. You might … [Read more...] about Zoological exhibits in the NHM