Organisation profile

Weltmuseum Wien

Ethnological museums are witnesses to the cultural diversity and changes of our human societies.

Exhibitions provide ethnological museums with an opportunity to display their collections to the general public. The treasures they preserve are dedicated to the better understanding of individual cultures or regions of the world, or offer a comparative approach to the entire spectrum of cultural diversity.

In their examination of cultural differences and that which all people have in common, ethnological museums render an important contribution to the understanding of a world that has become much smaller due to the improved possibilities of mobility and communication, and at the same time increasingly multicultural due to migration. It is our task to contextualise social changes and developments in today’s world by means of our extensive collections.

Weltmuseum Wiqn
Heldenplatz
1010 Vienna
Phone: 01 534305052
@WeltmuseumWien

Events at Weltmuseum Wien

Weltmuseum Wien
Oct 25 2017 to Jan 14 2018
Weltmuseum Wien
Oct 25 2017 to Jan 14 2018
Weltmuseum Wien
Oct 25 2017 to Jan 14 2018
Weltmuseum Wien
Oct 25 2017 to Jan 14 2018

Farrokh Fattahi’s Comparsita © Tal Adler

WELTMUSEUM Wien
Oct 25 2017 to Jan 14 2018