Let your ears take a stroll through the amazing world of tonal and sound phenomena. In a “prenatal sensory rush”, visitors relive their frst musical experience many years after their birth. In the Instrumentarium, they discover larger-than-life instruments in the Sea of Voices the voice as the most natural musical instrument. A long aisle leads from the Instrumentarium to the Polyphonium, a place of excellent surround sound to relax in.

Adjacent to it, there is the Sound Gallery. Visitors experience sounds of all kinds on numerous audio elements on the wall - from human sounds to natural soundscapes up to acoustic phenomena of the solar system - the Sound Gallery is full of surprises. 

Exhibitions and events

The Vienna Philharmonic Museum

Permanent exhibition

  In the splendid historical rooms of the former  Palais of Archduke Charles  you will find the Museum of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, whose founder,  Otto Nicolai,...

The great masters of viennese music tradition

Permanent exhibition

Vienna’s worldwide reputation as a city of music has been primarily shaped by the musical genius of some renown composers. Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven,...

Virto|stage: Your personal music theatre

Permanent exhibition

virto|stage allows you to direct your very own personal music and opera experience. Storyline, stage design and music are in your hands. Your movements and gestures bring about your own...

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