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Schlossmuseum Linz

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Address: Schlossberg 1, Linz 4010 , Austria
Phone Number: +43 732 7744190
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10:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Wed 09:00 - 18:00
Thu 09:00 - 21:00
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00

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Located inside the former Linz Castle walls

Castle built in the 13th century. Only walls really exist and have been incorporated into an excellent museum which deals with regional Austrian history. Worth s quick visit... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Castle built in the 13th century. Only walls really exist and have been incorporated into an excellent museum which deals with regional Austrian history. Worth s quick visit. Nice restaurant also.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Nice morning Unlike some of the reviews, we found that the people were very nice and helpful My 4 year old enjoyed it very much Very beautiful

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Benton, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

We discovered this museum on our last day in Linz. What a surprising delight! There was a special exhibit on display from the Uffizi Gallery in Florence with numerous outstanding paintings. It was also surprising as to its size, four wings surrounding a courtyard on multiple levels along with a restaurant. Some of the wings include an armor exhibit, technology... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This museum is nothing special. Not well organized, no clear way / direction through the museum, also not well marked where you should go next. It's all in German language only, so not very foreigners / turists friendly. No central theme through the castle, just a mish-mash of everything, some parts are even repeating. Apart from nice views from the... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Although housed in a modern-looking building, the museum is a treasure trove of ancient art! Make this your starting point and keep aside atleast 2-3 hours to leisurely stroll across this place. There is so much it offers, including a view of the city.

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

I visited Schlossmuseum on my last day in Linz and had to keep looking at my watch in order to get to the train station on time. If I had known just HOW good and big the collection was, I would definitely have counted in more time. It is excellently curated, has English information in every room and caters to... More 

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Glenview, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

We actually didn't get into the Museum, but we knew that before we went (it seems all the museums are closed on Mondays). But it has a great views of Linz from the terrace. Well worth the trip for the photo ops alone.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

This museum is packed with interesting exhibitions! Each floor has so much to see. There were two special exhibitions we enjoyed. One on beauty and the other on wwii and the years following the end of the war and how it affected Linz. Wow.., the only thing I wished was that more explanations had been provided in English for some... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

First off, this place is huge and has a good mix of historical items and modern. But for me, it's the fact that a lot of the older, delicate items are not behind a glass case. They are available to see in there full glory. I particularly liked this has you could see the imperfections and feel inchs away from... More 

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Graz, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

First of all the museum is a lot larger than it seems. Actually, it's a couple of museums packed into one and the quality varies a lot. Also, there's a new part and an old part which begs the question why they don't divide it up into 2 museums, not least to prepare the visitors. The natural history part is... More 

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