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Your Events at the Museum

The Weltmuseum Wien offers numerous options for finding the appropriate venue for your event – choose, for example, between the historical ambiance of the magnificent Hall of Columns at the Corps des Logis, Imperial Palace (Hofburg) and the exclusive character of the state-of-the-art event area. Thanks to Museum’s prime location at the very heart of Vienna’s city centre, you are always where the action is. Take advantage of the great opportunity of combining your event with an exclusive visit of our impressive collections!


Mag. Alexander Kimmerl
Event Management
Tel +43 1 525 24 -4030
M +43 664 605 14 - 4030


Hall of Columns

The magnificent Hall of Columns at the Corps des Logis provides an unforgettable setting for gala dinners, cocktails, receptions, lectures, or concerts.

The exceptional hall with its glass ceiling and awe-inspiring frescos is also an ideal venue for press conferences as well as the presentation of books, companies, or their products. The grand staircase leads up to the gallery on the mezzanine floor, which can also be used for cocktail receptions. Event guests are welcome to visit the collections of the Museum – with or without guided tour – during the event.

Cocktail: up to 400 guests
Dinner: up to 250 guests
Lectures, concerts: depending on the seating


WMW Forum

Established in the course of the reopening in 2017, the new WMW Forum may be used for lectures, workshops, seminars, or product presentations.

The entrance area in front of the WMW Forum is ideally suited to host relaxed standing receptions or coffee breaks. Take advantage of the hall’s excellent acoustics and organise exclusive concerts. Events may also be take place during opening hours.

Presentations, lectures: up to 120 guests (theatre-style seating)
Cocktail: 180 guests


Special tours

Special tours outside opening hours

Would you like to surprise your guests with something special? In the evening, we open the doors to our collections at the Weltmuseum Wien just for you.

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