Vienna Sights

Globe Museum

  • Herrengasse 9 Map It
  • 1st District

Published 04/07/2016

Fodor's Review

Across the street from the Café Central, the beautifully renovated Palais Mollard has a rare collection of more than 400 terrestrial and celestial globes on display in its second-floor museum—the only one of its kind in the world open to the public. The oldest is an earth globe dating from 1536, produced by Gemma Frisius, a Belgian doctor and cosmographer. On the ground floor is a small but fascinating exhibition of the history of Esperanto, including a film.

Sight Information

Address:

Herrengasse 9, Vienna, Vienna, A-1010, Austria

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Phone:

01-534–10–710

Sight Details:

  • €5
  • Tues., Wed., and Fri.–Sun. 10–6, Thurs. 10–9

Published 04/07/2016

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