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Sisi Museum

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really liked the architecture of the museum, the whole place was exceptional but.... i think that the plates and glasses were too much... It depends on someone's taste but having to see a few million silver plates for the first hour was a bit...More

Thank nikosp142
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is hard to miss since you'll most likely get entrance into this museum too when buying a ticket to Hofburg. And you will have to pass through this museum on your way to the Imperial apartments. We went there early and in November,...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited the Schönbrunn palace on another visit to Vienna I wanted to know more about her. This museum gave an entirely different view! I could not believe how close we got to the excibits. We had a English tour handset which worked brill. We...More

Thank Nannanorfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First part - an insight into the excesses of life within the upper echelons of Viennese society. ...Second part - an even better insight into the amazing life, and death, of Sisi, showing - in her own words - how miserable it could be to...More

Thank AddictedToSussex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you’re not German (I’m not) you may not appreciate the cult of Sisi, the wife of Emporor Franz Joseph I, a sort of historical Princess Diana, forever immortalised as a beautiful but sad figure who tried to rebel against the constrictions of the great...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is outstanding. Along with the audio guide and the authentic surroundings you get a real feel of the life of Sisi and her Franz Joseph. A gem of a museum!

Thank Naomilappin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the Sisi Museum, however I do think they should manage the guided tours better, so they don't cause so much of a bottle neck. As the group we got caught in was quiet large and blocked others from getting passed.

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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Our tour through the Susi museum was an eye opener in terms of how many sets of dinnerware a dynasty can order and how many dinners they can host. Some sets years in the making and never used. Seems excessive! The Susi museum detailed her...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018

The whole Sisi thing seemed to be over promoted and over rated. The museum is a good place to learn history, if you are willing to put up with a lot of other not-so-interesting things.

Thank Waverunner2012
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Ugh. Visited on a Sunday afternoon with my six year old granddaughter, using the audio tour. She is a usual size six year old. I spent most of our visit shielding her from adults who were pushing and shoving her out of their way to...More

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Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
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PixieVancouver_B_C_
6 November 2017|
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Response from Scriptspring | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can wander through without a formal tour or the audio self tour, but I would pick up the audio tour. The history is fascinating and you can move at your own pace and skip sections if you like. As for photos, you... More
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Frank C
18 May 2017|
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Response from Seattle98144 | Reviewed this property |
as we were there during off season we were able to walk in, so didn't purchase tickets online. If you have a concierge at your hotel, send an email prior to your trip. They are incredibly helpful. Have a great time!
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The best is to check their website.
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