The State Hall of the Austrian National Library is one of the most beautiful historic library rooms in the world. Emperor Charles VI (1685–1740) had this jewel of secular baroque architecture built for his court library. Today, the State Hall is home to 200,000 books published between 1501 and 1850, including Prince Eugen of Savoy's (1663-1736) collection of 15,000 volumes located in the middle oval.

Due to events the State Hall of the Austrian National Library can only be opened to a limited extent on following dates:
Thursday, 07 April 2016 from 4 pm to 9 pm CLOSED.
Tuesday, 6 December 2016 from 10 am to 12 am CLOSED.
Furthermore there is an event on 12 May 2016 from 6 pm to 9 pm, where an increased numbers of visitors will be expectet.

Included services:

  • Admission to the State Hall oft he Austiran National Library

Destination station: Vienna

Price overview

from 01.01.16 - 31.12.16ÖBB Plus-offerLocal price
Adults € 5.60 € 7.-

Children and Adolescents up to the age of 19 are free



You travel as planned, and on either the same day or one of the two following days, you simply exchange the voucher directly at the touristic attraction.