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The Albertina is the largest Habsburg residential palace and a popular art gallery in Vienna, with over 50,000 drawings and one million prints dating from Late Gothic to contemporary. The building is an experience in itself, with the 21 majestic Habsburg Staterooms furnished in stately elegance creating a sight to behold. The opulent Hall of the Muses has gilded doors opening to life-sized sandstone sculptures of Apollo and the nine Muses with marble finish. The Albertina is home to a valuable art collection, with the Masterworks of Modern Art collection showcasing works by French Impressionists such as Monet, Renoir, and Cézanne, German Expressionists of Die Brücke, Surrealists including Joan Miró, and René Magritte as well as Modernists such as Picasso. The graphic arts collection here is considered to be one of the greatest in the world, ranging from artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael to Rembrandt and Andy Warhol. Highlights of the Albertina's collections include Dürer's Hare, Monet's Water Lily Pond, Magritte's The Enchanted Spot, Chagall's The Kite, Degas' Dancers and Renoir's Girl.

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About Albertina

 Albertinaplatz 1, Wien-Innere Stadt, Austria

 +43 1 534830

 http://www.albertina.at

Albertina and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Kunsthistorisches Museum

Kunsthistorisches Museum(0.5 km)
One of the world's greatest art museums and in a palace that is a work of art itself.

Hofburg Palace

Hofburg Palace(0.4 km)
This immense palace complex grew into a large, unwieldy series of buildings over the years and was the imperial residence of the Habsburg emperors until 1918.

Opera House

Opera House(0.2 km)
Probably the most-beloved symbol of Viennese arts, and one of the first buildings to be rebuilt in the postwar era.

Neue Hofburg

Neue Hofburg(0.3 km)
The newest and largest section of the Imperial Palace.

Karlskirche

Karlskirche(0.8 km)
Largest Baroque cathedral north of the Alps, designed by the famous architect Bernhard Fischer von Erlach.

The Museum District

The Museum District(0.9 km)
Has served as a cultural district of Vienna since 2001.

Vienna House of the Arts

Vienna House of the Arts(2 km)
Even an avowed hater of modern art can appreciate this.

Austrian Parliament Building

Austrian Parliament Building(1 km)
The Austrian Parliament Building is a magnificent and imposing building in marble where the Nationalrat (National Council) and Bundesrat (Federal Council) meet.

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