1
Art Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts
Schillerplatz 3, 1010 Wien Route Planner
The Green Guide

Useful information

Opening hours

under refurbishment until 2021 (the collection is on exhibition at the Lobkowitz Palace, Lobkowitzplatz 2)

Description

This neo-Renaissance building is an academy that trains painters, sculptors and decorators, but it also houses a wonderful museum. It was here that Hitler, who at the time fancied himself as an artist, failed the entry exam. In front of the academy, a statue of Schiller, by Dresden sculptor Johann Schilling, depicts the German playwright in the company of Goethe and surrounded by allegories of the four ages of life.

Localisation

  • Route from this place
  • Directions to this place
  • Route via this place
  • Nearby hotels
  • Nearby restaurants

Things to see and donearby

Where to sleepnearby

Where to eatnearby