Asteroid Day 2017

June 30th

The NHM Vienna celebrates the 3rd international Asteroid Day with a rich program dedicated to micrometeorites – of which about 100 tons fall to Earth per day.

Africa Initiative

To elevate planetary and space science across the entire African continent, the idea "Africa Initiative for Planetary and Space Sciences" has been proposed. Since decades, NHM Vienna director in general, Christian Köberl, is researching african crater formed by meteorites and supports this initiative. Learn more...


Geheimnisvolles Meer

Guided tours and activities for families, 6+



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