STATE HALL OF THE AUSTRIAN NATIONAL LIBRARY

The State Hall of the Austrian National Library is one of the world’s most beautiful historic library halls. The Habsburg Emperor Charles VI (1685-1740) had this gem of secular Baroque architecture built to accommodate his court library. The hall is an exceptional experience not only for bookworms.

Did you know:
The State Hall of the Austrian National Library is almost 80 m long and 20 m high and is crowned by a frescoed dome.

Opening hours:
Tue – Sun 10:00 - 18:00;
Thu 10:00 - 21:00;
open daily June – September
October – May closed Mondays

Entrance fee: adult € 8 / children € 0
Free entry with your Flexi PASS (Get your Flexi PASS here!)

HOP ON HOP OFF Stop: RED and YELLOW line State Opera

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    Augustiner Hall (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

    Augustiner Hall (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

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    State Hall of the Austrian National Library (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

    State Hall of the Austrian National Library (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

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    Heldenplatz in Vienna (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

    Heldenplatz in Vienna (c) Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

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