Top 32 LAC 199 – Museum Niederoesterreich

P1030374Family Sunday at the museum
Every first Sunday of the month it’s family time at the Lower Austria museum. Guided tours for families will be offered between 1 pm and 5 pm.  At 3 pm the museum offers an interesting program showing “live pictures“ from the microscope on the cinema screen. Documented and explained by experts, it reveals the miracle world of micro-organisms.

P1030357In the centre of the government district of Sankt Poelten you will find a world crammed with history, art and nature to deliver an in-depth view of the entire province of Lower Austria. With an age-appropriate children’s program the museum intends to stimulate their creativity and to encourage them to self-determined, personal and critical dealing with nature, art and history.

P1030360Museum & Zoo
Besides many live animals in aquariums and terrariums, the nature section illustrates the wide variety of land forms presented in Lower Austria, from the Alpine region to the lowlands. A permanent exhibition shows the development of art from the Middle Ages to the 1960s and a series of films in the museum cinema provides an introduction to the history of the province.

Suitable for Kids: 9/10 (Museum garden with children’s play area, Pan Pan area)
English availability: 3/5
(English tours available by appointment)
Access by public transport: 4.5/5 (train to St. Poelten + bus or 10 min. walk)

The Lower Austria Museum is also one of the Top destinations in Lower Austria and there is no admission when using the Lower Austria Card (LAC).

 

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