Heeresgeschichtliches Museum

Vienna

Austria's military and naval history under one roof Military and military history, technology and science, art and architecture merge into a unique whole in the Herresgeschichtliches Museum (Museum of Military History) in Vienna. Between 1850 and 1856 the building was built as the centerpiece of the arsenal according to plans by Ludwig Foerster and Theophil Hansen, anticipating the style of the Vienna Ringstrasse.