Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna
Tel. +43 1 525 00
Monday: 2.00 p.m.–7.00 p.m.
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00 a.m.–7.00 p.m.
Thursday: 10.00 a.m.–9.00 p.m.
EUR 11,- Regular Fee
EUR 9,- Groups, Vienna Card
Free entry Children &
Teenagers under 19
EUR 28,- annual ticket
Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation Vienna
MODERN. CONTEMPORARY. INTERNATIONAL.
The Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation Vienna (mumok)
is the largest museum for modern and contemporary art
in Central Europe with an extensive collection of international
art from the 20th century and the present. Situated in
the heart of historic Vienna, with its permanent collection
and changing contemporary exhibitions presented over 4500m²,
mumok is the ideal location for experiencing the art of
The collection spans the full range from works from
classical modernity, Cubism, Futurism and Surrealism
up to the art movements of the 1960s and 1970s, Pop
Art, Fluxus and Nouveau Réalisme. The collection contains
early 20th century paintings and sculptures from among
others Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Pablo Picasso and
Alberto Giacometti. In addition to important Pop Art
works by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein, other significant
positions such as Fluxus, conceptual art and Viennese
Actionism are also present. In the coming years, mumok’s
collection will continue to expand addressing current
positions in film, video and photography.
Visitors to mumok will find a changing programme of
major exhibitions of present-day and avant-garde works
from 1945 onwards. Selected pieces
from the museum’s own collection help illustrate the
theme in question.
From modern to pop art, mumok represents a contemporary
experience in the middle of Vienna’s historic centre.
Pablo Picasso, Seated Women with
Green Scarf, 1960, © VBK Vienna, 2013
Introductory or themed tours
Detailed introductory tours are designed to show you the
highlights of the collection, explain mumok’s architecture
or present current exhibitions.
Saturdays and Sundays at 14.00 hours, duration: 60 minutes.
Group tours may be reserved in German, English, French
and Italian. Multimedia guide in German and English.
Paint Your Heart Out
A short but intensive confrontation with selected works
from the collection is continued in an individual Re-Action
on the part of the participants in our large studio. Discover
the artist in you! Let your creativity develop together
with friends, clients or colleagues.
Exclusive Evening Opening
Invite your guests to an exclusive evening tour through
the mumok followed by a champagne reception or dinner.
We will plan your evening at the museum in the exclusive
atmosphere of contemporary architecture and modern art
combined with culinary indulgence.
The new mumok Café serves refreshingly simple dishes which
nonetheless reflect a sophisticated, completely modern
take on food. Whether enjoying a meal or coffee
and chef’s patisseries, time spent in the mumok Café is
conducive to a pleasant reverie.
For followers of design and art, the museum shop is a
must-see. It sells literature on modern and contemporary
art, exhibition catalogues and
designer accessories such as umbrellas, mobile phone covers
The library offers a comprehensive collection for research
and a more scholarly approach to art. The library contains
about 30,000 media, especially
books, artists’ books, catalogues and magazines on art
from the 20th and 21st century.
Andy Warhol, Mick Jagger, 1975, © VBK Vienna, 2013
Jasper Johns, Target, 1967-1969, © VBK Vienna, 2013