Visiting the Municipal and Provincial Archives of Vienna

At the moment a restricted use of the reading room is possible upon prior appointment.

Current opening hours are from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. until 3.30 p.m. Please note that any one visit cannot last more than three hours.

For information about making a prior appointment online and visiting the archive please read current rules when visiting the Municipal and Provincial Archives of Vienna


Documents are generally restricted for 30 years, a regulation which can vary in some cases. There is additional limited access to some records and all of them are subject to the provisions on data protection and legal protection of individual personal rights.

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Municipal and provincial archives of Vienna (Municipal Department 8)
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