Your guided tour at the Austrian National Library

Thank you for your interest in a guided tour of the Austrian National Library and its museums. We look forward to receiving your request! Please fill out the form for this purpose.

For a place on the public guided tours, which take place on fixed dates, please use our ticket shop.

If you do not receive an automatic confirmation e-mail, please contact us by e-mail at kulturvermittlung[at]

Application form for groups

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To specify your desired time, please refer to the opening hours of our museums. Guided tours through the reading rooms at Heldenplatz are possible from 9:15 a.m.
Reading rooms at Heldenplatz and Papyrus Museum

Due to filming, the reading rooms at Heldenplatz and the Papyrus Museum will be closed from Friday, March 1, from 3 p.m. until Saturday, March 2, at 3 p.m. Thank you for your understanding.

State Hall and Augustinian Reading Room

Due to filming, the State Hall will be closed from February 27 until March 12, 2024. 
The current special exhibition "IMAGE POWER POLITICS. Yoichi Okamoto. Post-war photography icon" can be seen until Sunday, February 25.

The Augustinian Reading Room will be closed from February 27 until March 8, 2024. During this time, no books can be provided from the collection in the State Hall. As a substitute, the Reading Room of the Collection of Manuscripts and Old Prints (Josefsplatz 1 in the left wing of the building, Manuscripts Staircase 2nd floor) will be available during regular opening hours.
Thank you for your understanding.