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"Military History Museum - detail" Heeresgeschichtliches Museum Wien -Museum of Military History Tip by yooperprof

  a touch of Alhambra in Wien
by yooperprof

The architect for the Heeresgeschichtliches Museum was Theophil Hansen, a true master of historicist pastiche. Hansen's other commissions in 19th century Vienna include the neo-Byzantine Greek Church, the neo-Renaissance Borse, the neo-Classical Parlament, the neo-Italian Akademie der bildenden Künste, and the neo-Baroque Muisverien. You have to admire someone so comfortable working in so many different styles!

Address: Arsenal Objekt 1, 1030 Wien
Directions: about a ten minute walk to the southeast of Südbahnhof
Phone: +43 1 795610

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 12, 2003
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