Technisches Museum Wien

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Technisches Museum Wien
Established 1918
Location Vienna, Austria

The Technisches Museum Wien (German for Vienna Technical Museum) lies in Vienna (Austria), in Penzing district, on the Mariahilferstraße 212.

The decision to establish a technical museum was made in 1908, construction of the building started in 1909 and the museum was opened in 1918.

The permanent exhibition categories include: Nature and Knowledge: astronomy, principals, physics; Heavy industry: mining, iron, steel; Energy; Mass production - luxury goods; Everyday life - directions for use; Communications and information media; Musical instruments; Transport; Basic Research - A great adventure.


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Coordinates: 48°11′27″N 16°19′03″E / 48.19083°N 16.31750°E / 48.19083; 16.31750