The Mathias Schmid Museum in Ischgl

The Mathias Schmid Museum in Ischgl

The artist Mathias Schmid was born on the 14th of November in the year of 1835 in the Paznauner Valley and died on the 22nd of January in the year 1923 in Munich. He was an Austrian painter. The museum dedicated to the great artist Mathias Schmid is an impressive building with a sophisticated roof, situated on the outskirts of the village of Ischgl, near the forest. From here the visitors can enjoy a wonderful view of the entire resort and of the mountains of Verwall. From this museum sta... [ read more ]

The Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna

The Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna

Vienna has been enriched two years ago with a new attraction: the Cabinet of the world famous wax figures, Madame Tussauds. The wax figures at Madame Tussauds fascinated audiences for over 150 years and the museum in Vienna is the 11th branch of it. The museum is located in the Riesenradplatz of the Prater Amusement Park, at the entrance, on the left, at the right being the great wheel. At the Madame Tussauds Museum in Vienna you can admire 69 wax figures. At the spot where the museum li... [ read more ]

The Museum of Fine Arts in Vienna or the Kunsthistorisches Museum

The Museum of Fine Arts in Vienna or the Kunsthistorisches Museum

The Museum of Art History or the Kunsthistorisches Museum is not only a place for art, it is itself a work of art. The monumental building of the Wiener Ringstrasse with its magnificent interior made of stucco and marble is a beautiful tourist attraction. The museum is visited by over 600,000 people annually. Deeply impressed, the visitors walk on the prominent steps to get closer and closer to the treasures that the Habsburgs have collected over the centuries. The Museum of Art History w... [ read more ]

The Museumsquartier in Vienna

The Museumsquartier in Vienna

The Museumsquartier in Vienna is a large and modern complex of museums and cultural institutions. Behind the baroque facade of the former imperial stables, we will find permanent and temporary exhibitions of modern art and also cultural centers of dance, art and architecture. After you pass the gates of the Fischer von Erlach Wing (former stables), a large courtyard opens onto two modern buildings designed by the architectural firm Ortner & Ortner.   The modern cubes... [ read more ]