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Ephesos Museum

Ephesus, located in present-day Turkey, was one of the most important cities of antiquity. It was here that the Artemis Temple, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, stood; the city was also the home of Heraclitus, as well as of one of the largest early-Christian communities. Roman times saw Ephesus became capital of the Province of Asia, with around 200,000 inhabitants.

Since 1895, Austrian archaeologists have been excavating the ruins of Ephesus. Up to the year 1906, numerous recovered objects of high quality were removed to Vienna, objects which can be seen today at the Ephesus Museum, an annex to the Collection of Greek and Roman Antiquities.

The highlights include the Parthian Monument, the Amazon from the Altar of the Artemision, the bronze Athlete statue and the Child with a Goose. Alongside the Ephesian artefacts, the museum is also home to architectural specimens and sculptures from the Sanctuary of the Great Gods of the Mystery cult on the Greek island of Samothrace, which was explored by Austrian archaeologists in 1873 and 1875.

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Information

Ephesos Museum
Neue Burg
Heldenplatz, 1010 Wien

Opening hoursWed – Sun, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Admission till half an hour before closing time.

The Neue Burg is open on May Day, 2013!
Holiday opening hours

Secretary
Tel. +43 1 525 24- 4902
info.ansa@khm.at

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Information & Booking
T +43 1 525 24- 5202
kunstvermittlung@khm.at