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Sigmund Freud Museum reopens tomorrow!

On August 29, our doors will be open to visitors again after 18-month of renovation and reconstruction! We are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., on Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
We are looking forward to your visit! You can already buy your ticket online. Learn more about the safety measures for your visit.

Our celebration on the occasion of the reopening will take place in September - under consideration of all necessary COVID-19 measures. We will inform you about further details as soon as possible and will provide you with a live streaming.
The “birthplace of psychoanalysis”, where the famous physician, psychoanalyst and thinker Sigmund Freud lived and worked for nearly half a century, offers a modernized and enlarged museum infrastructure, including a new foyer, shop and café, all made wheelchair accessible. Europe’s largest library of psychoanalysis is newly renovated and serves as a platform for research and communication.
The architectural concept was developed by Atelier Czech, Walter Angonese and ARTEC Architects.
Three new permanent exhibitions, a presentation of contemporary art at the Showroom Berggasse 19 and a new special exhibition all inform on Freud’s multi-faceted cultural heritage. They provide a wide range of information on Freud’s life and work, on the historical development of psychoanalysis and offer critical perspectives on its current issues, including its importance for society and the arts. The history of the house Berggasse 19 and the fates of its inhabitants from 1880 to date will be presented in the newly constructed stairwell.
Freud, Berggasse 19
New conception of the permanent collection on Freud’s life and work
Berggasse 19: History and inhabitants 1880 – 2020
A chronology of historic events in remembrance of all inhabitants who were victims of the National Socialist Terror 
Concept and design: Atelier Czech/Hermann Czech and Gerhard Flora
Curators: Sigmund Freud Museum/Monika Pessler and Daniela Finzi
Hidden Thoughts of a Visual Nature. An exhibition of conceptual art
Selected works from the museum’s art collection
Curator: Monika Pessler
Robert Longo, untitled (Hellion), 2011
An art installation by the American artist Robert Longo at the Showroom Berggasse 19
Curator: Monika Pessler
Analysis Interminable. Psychoanalytical Schools of Thought after Freud
Special exhibition on the diversity of current psychoanalytic practice
Curator: Esther Hutfless
Supporters of the Sigmund Freud Museum 2020 project:

Stadt Wien Kultur
Bundesministerium für Kunst, Kultur, öffentlichen Dienst und Sport
Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung
Zukunftsfonds der Republik Österreich
Nationalfonds der Republik Österreich für Opfer des Nationalsozialismus
RD Foundation Vienna
Jeanne Wolff Bernstein
König Holding AG
Steven Heinz
Kelly Bulkeley
Matthew Bell
The Ronald & Jo Carole Lauder Foundation
HCC Healthcare Company GmbH
Coordin.at Ziviltechniker GesmbH
Zumtobel Group
Hannes Pflaum
Veronika und Franz Jurkowitsch
Claus Casati
Gebrüder Thonet Vienna
hs art service austria gmbh
Gertraud und Dieter Bogner
Pamela Cooper-White
Daniel Mahler
Verein der Freunde des Sigmund Freud Museums
American Friends of the Sigmund Freud Museum
Verein Respekt.net

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