The Kunstkammer Wien was formally opened by President Heinz Fischer!
2. March 2013
On February 28, the Kunstkammer Wien was formally opened by President Heinz Fischer, Minister of Culture Claudia Schmied, Director-General Sabine Haag, and CFO Paul Frey. Accompanied by fanfares and in the presence of Barbara Prammer, the President of the Austrian Parliament, they cut the golden ribbon; the guests attending the ceremony were the first to see the newly-installed world-famous collection. The celebrated tenor, Erwin Schrott, serenaded guests accompanied by the Jánoska Ensemble.read more
The Kunstkammer at the ITB in Berlin
12. March 2012
Last week the KHM, together with Wien Tourismus, presented the soon-to-be-reopened Kunstkammer at the world’s largest Tourism Fair, the IBT in Berlin (March 6-11, 2012).read more
The golden ski- and snowboard helmets have arrived!
24. November 2011
In time for the skiing season we have just received the first Kunstkammer ski- and snowboarding helmets. The golden headgear that caused such a stir as bicycle helmets is now also available in a skiing version.read more
ART&ANTIQUE Hofburg Vienna, Nov. 5 - 13, 2011
24. October 2011
A partner of this year’s ART&ANTIQUE Hofburg Palace, the Kunsthistorisches Museum will have its own stand at the Fair to present the project Kunstkammer NEU.read more
Big Sneak-Preview Party for the Kunstkammer Reopening in 2013
13. September 2011
The countdown has begun: in February 2013 the Kunstkammer of the Kunsthistorisches Museum, closed for almost 10 years for refurbishing and a new installation, will reopen to the public. On Monday September 12, 2011 the KHM launched a major information and donation campaign - its motto: “Help us build the Kunstkammer!“read more