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 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Beethovenfries & Contemporary Art Exhibitions

Adults € 9,50
Group rate adults (min. 8 persons) € 7,00
Pupils, students under 26, senior citizens 65+ € 6,00
Group rate reduced (min. 8 persons) € 4,50
Free admission for children under ten years
Free tickets for Ukrainians with valid ID
Annual pass € 19,00

During the installation phases of the contemporary art exhibitions, only the Beethoven Frieze can be seen. The duration of the contemporary art exhibitions can be found under the following link:

Online tickets will be available from autumn 2022.


Erste Bank clients € 4,50 (with an debit carte)
Ö1 Club members € 6,00 (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)
Der Standard clients with advantage card: € 6,00

Access by public transport

Underground station Karlsplatz (U1, U2, U4)

Our cooperation partners

Niederösterreich Card
Vienna Card

Celebrate Life – Experience Vienna

Celebrate life with contemporary art in Vienna. In 2022 the Secession presents twelve exhibitions by international artists and collectives.
Experience Vienna and get your free artist note book (varying motifs). When buying a ticket use the password: #ViennaExperienceSpecial

On occasion of Celebrate Life. Experience Vienna the Secession offers a guided tour every second Saturday per month in 2022:
Contemporary art at the Vienna Secession
The Vienna Secession celebrates contemporary art since 1898. It’s iconic building hosts an international exhibition program and connects with the vivid past of the 1900s through Gustav Klimts Beethovenfries.
Next tours: Saturday, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10, 3.30 p.m. (in German)

Educational Programs

Requirements for participation in guided tours and events
The recommendation to wear an FFP2 mask still applies.

Guided tours
Saturdays at 11 a.m. (English)
Saturdays at 2 p.m. (German)
Guided tour fee per person € 3,00 (excl. entrance ticket)

Group visits
Maximum group size: 25 people
For inquiries, bookings, etc. please contact:

Individually arranged guided tours
Adults, seniors € 50,00
School groups € 30,00
For inquiries, bookings, etc. please contact: Verena Österreicher,

Audio Guide
German, English, French, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish
€ 3,00

Audiotour with Cultural Places App
Interactive tour with your smartphone in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian, free of charge
Download iOS
Download Android

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

The recommendation to wear an FFP2 mask still applies.