Guided Tours | Hofburg

Individual visitors taking part in public guided tours do not require any prior appointment.
We kindly ask you to collect the tickets in due time before the beginning of the guided tour.

Guided tours of the Hofburg

Public guided tours through the Hofburg from 15th April 2019 - 20th April 2019

Monday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Tuesday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Wednesday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Thursday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Friday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Saturday 10:45  11:45  12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45

The main entrance on Josefsplatz is open during the Easter holidays from Monday to Friday from 10:00 to 17:00 (last admission at 16:30).

Please note that on the following days there will be no guided tours in the parliament in the Hofburg: 24th, 25th, 26th, 31st of December and 1st and 6th of January 2019.

Public guided tours through the Hofburg (except Holidays)

Monday 10:45     13:45 14:45 15:45
Tuesday 10:45     13:45 14:45 15:45
Wednesday 10:45     13:45 14:45 15:45
Thursday 10:45     13:45 14:45 15:45
Friday 10:45   12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45
Saturday 10:45 11:45 12:45 13:45 14:45 15:45 and 16:45

The Parliamentary Administration reserves the right to cancel tours on short notice if parliamentary business requires so.

Languages: German and English, in addition guided tours are offered in Italian, French and Spanish, depending on the availability of the tour-guides.
Duration: approx. 55 minutes

Tickets for guided tours through the Austrian Parliament at the Hofburg are free.

Unterpunkte anzeigen Information and Booking

Meeting point for the guided tours is the visitors' entrance at the Josefsplatz. You can collect your tickets at the following locations of the new DemocracyQuarter:

  • Infopoint Bau.Stelle
  • Infopoint Platz.Mit.Bestimmung
  • Visitors’ Entrance Josefsplatz

For further information or advanced bookings please contact our staff  Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm:

Parliamentary Administration
L4.4 - Services for Citizens (Visitor Service)
Dr. Karl Renner-Ring 3
A-1017 Vienna
Phone: +43 1 401 10-2400
tours@parlament.gv.at

General information regarding guided tours can also be obtained 24hrs via the automatic call center outside our office hours. If you should request a call-back please leave your name and phone number on the answering machine.

Unterpunkte anzeigen Guided Tours for Groups

From Monday to Saturday (except for public holidays) tours for groups of visitors can be organised by prior arrangement throughout the year.

Specific dates and times will be offered subject to availability of staff and capacity utilisation. Please make your bookings approximately four weeks in advance. The minimum number of participants is ten, prior arrangement is essential.

Languages: on request (German, English, French, Italian, Spanish and others).

The Parliamentary Administration reserves the right to cancel tours or change times on short notice if parliamentary business requires so.