Association of Visual Artists
Vienna Secession

Friedrichstraße 12
1010 Vienna
Phone: +43/1/587 53 07
Fax: +43/1/5875307-34

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Sunday 2-6 p.m.
Due to the regulations of the Austrian Federal Government to contain Covid-19, the Secession is closed until May, 2021.


Beethovenfries & Contemporary Art Exhibitions

Adults € 9,50
Group rate adults (min. 8 persons) € 7,-
Pupils, students under 26, senior citizens 65+ € 6,-
Group rate reduced (min. 8 persons) € 4,50
Children up to 10 years are admitted at no charge.
Annual pass € 19,-


Erste Bank clients € 4,50 (with an debit carte)
Ö1 Club members € 6,- (also for an accompanying person)
Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur free of charge (with a Kulturpass)
AK-AktivKarte: 1 plus 1 – two tickets for the price of one (with AK-AktivKarte)

Access by public transport

Underground station Karlsplatz (U1, U2, U4)

Our cooperation partners

Niederösterreich Card
Vienna Card

Please note that while we dismantle one set of exhibitions of contemporary art and install the next, only the Beethoven Frieze is on view. Our exhibition schedule is online at

Educational Programs

No guided tours can be offered until further notice.

Audio Guide
English, French, German and Italian: € 3,-

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Barrier-free access

Visitors with disabilities are eligible for reduced admission. Free entry will be granted to one assisting person.

The Beethovenfrieze and parts of the contemporary exhibitions are barrier-free accessible. There is an elevator at the left side of the building. Please ring the bell or call the front desk at 0043/1/587 53 07-14 for assistance.

Protective measures Covid-19

All visitors are required to wear FFP2-face masks at all times when visiting the Secession.
Waiting times at the entrance may occur. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please keep a distance of at least 6 feet from other visitors and staff.
Please use our hand sanitizer dispensers.
Our audio guides remain available and are wiped with disinfectant after every use; so are the headsets for the immersive acoustic Beethoven Frieze experience. Headsets must be used with the protective liners provided.
We would also like to point out that we must deny access to the Secession to persons showing symptoms such as fever, coughing, shortness of breath, and breathing difficulties.