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Classic Patrons

The Classic Patrons of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna are an exclusive circle of individuals and companies with a passion for art, whose aim it is to provide ongoing support for the Museum and its projects. Members are invited to immerse themselves in the fascinating world of old masters, debate and discuss with our experts, and get to know the rich and varied holdings of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna.

Benefits for Classic Patrons

€2000 annual dues

  • two complimentary Annual Tickets offering 365 days free admission to all exhibitions and collections of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna
  • free access to the Friends’ Lounge on the second floor of the museum
  • a personal invitation to all exhibition previews and opening events held by the Kunsthistorisches Museum
  • invitations to our exclusive quarterly Old Masters evening events hosted by Director-General Sabine Haag and the curators of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, followed by a reception in the Friends’ Lounge
  • the chance to join one of our “Art Trips” to visit international Fine Art Fairs and private collections with Sabine Haag or museum curators
  • a complimentary copy of all new exhibition catalogues
  • a monthly newsletter listing scheduled activities
  • a subscription to the magazine ‘Friends of the Kunsthistorisches Museum’
  • 10% off all Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna products in the Museum Shop (fixed-price books not included)

€4000 annual dues

  • all the benefits included in the €2000 annual dues package


  • an exclusive guided tour of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna for 25 on a subject/theme of your choice during the museum's normal opening hours
  • free exclusive use of the Friends' Loungein the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna on a Thursday evening of your choice (catering not included)


  • adopt of an artwork of your choice from the collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna

Become a member

Annual dues

  • The annual dues for Classic Patrons are €2000 or €4000. Your dues provide an important source of support for the projects of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna.
  • Dues are tax-deductible.
  • Members of the Classic Patrons may also choose to provide Major and Leading Sponsorships to the Kunsthistorisches Museum.


For more information, please contact

Bärbel Holaus-Heintschel
KHM Museumsverband
Burgring 5, 1010 Vienna
Tel. +43 1 525 24- 4035


account holder: KHM-Museumsverband
IBAN: AT70 6000 0005 1014 1679
reference: Classic Patrons

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