Museum at the Armoury Innsbruck

The Zeughaus in Innsbruck, originally a weapon stockpile, tells the cultural history of Tyrol.

Between 1500 and 1505 AD, the emperor Maximilan I. (1459 - 1519) let the Zeughaus build at the gates of Innsbruck. It was the period after the armed conflicts with Switzerland, and in this Armoury the artillery of the emperor was housed, and all artillery pieces and handguns were stored. The old German term "Zeug" was used to mean "gear, equipment".

The Armoury consists of a two-wing building with narrow interconnecting sections, surrounding an inner courtyard. In 1973, it was opened as a museum and represents today an outpost of the Tyrolean State Museum Ferdinandeum: The Museum at the Armoury features its Historical and Technical Collection, with topics such as geology and mineralogy, and the history of economy and politics, including mining and Reformation as well as the Tyrolean freedom fights of 1809.

Among the highlights of the Museum at the Armoury (Zeughaus Innsbruck) are the Mining Book of Schwaz from 1556, the first road map of Europe from 1520, and the big globes of Peter Anich from the 18th century. Also different rooms of the historic building can be admired. Furthermore special exhibitions and tours for families as well as children's birthdays are organised.

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Opening times

  • Tue 28 Jun 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wed 29 Jun 09:00 - 17:00
  • Thu 30 Jun 09:00 - 17:00
  • Fri 01 Jul 09:00 - 17:00
  • Sat 02 Jul 09:00 - 17:00
  • Sun 03 Jul 09:00 - 17:00
  • Mon 04 Jul closed

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Spring - summer 2022 (04/19/2022 - 10/30/2022)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wed 09:00 - 17:00
  • Thu 09:00 - 17:00
  • Fri 09:00 - 17:00
  • Sat 09:00 - 17:00
  • Sun 09:00 - 17:00

Labor Day 2022 (05/01/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Ascension Day 2022 (05/26/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Whit Monday 2022 (06/06/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Corpus Christi 2022 (06/16/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Feast of the Assumption 2022 (08/15/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Austrian National Day 2022 (10/26/2022) 09:00 - 17:00

Admission

combined ticket for the Tyrolean State Museums:
€ 12.00 adults
€ 9.00 seniors
€ 9.00 students (up to 26 years)
€ 9.00 groups (more than 10 persons)

free for children and young people under 19 years
free for school classes and people with disabilities
free with the Innsbruck Card and the Freizeit Ticket Tyrol

More information

The combined ticket for the Tyrolean State Museums is valid for the five museums (Ferdinandeum, Museum of Tyrolean Regional Heritage, Court Church, Museum at the Armoury Innsbruck, THE TYROL PANORAMA with Kaiserjäger Museum) and for the TaxisPalais - Art Gallery Tyrol.

The Museum at the Armoury Innsbruck stays open all year round.

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