E-Light Pollution

Margarita Metaxa, Constance Walker, August 22, 4.30 p.m.

Lecture and exhibition to show how light pollution affects everyone, as well as its impact on astronomical observations.

Meteor radar

New in hall 5 is the "meteor radar station", connected with an antenna located on the roof of the Museum as receiver. Here, meteor echoes detected with the system at the Museum are seen and heard in real time, with sounds like bumps, thumps, and chirps.

Tierische Rätseltour

Guided tours and activities for families, 6+
August 15 - 20, 3 p.m.




naturhistorisches museum wien

maria-theresien-platz, 1010 vienna, austria


open hours: thursday - monday

9 a.m - 6.30 p.m.

wednesday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

closed: tuesday