The most important objects relating to the art and cultural history of Upper Austria are shown in the renaissance building of the Linz Castle.
Special focal points are collections of Gothic art and paintings from the 19th century, objects from the popular culture of Upper Austria, e.g. lovely traditional costumes and golden hats typical for the province, collection of arms and armors and the mintage cabinet.
It contains permanent exhibitions of art from the Middle Ages to the present day, historical weapons and musical instruments, coins, folklore and technical history, as well as the Kastner collection. There are special exhibitions each year.
Tuesday to Sunday 10 am – 6 pm
Thursday 10 am – 9 pm (except public holidays 10 am - 5 pm)
Closed on Monday (except public holidays 10 am - 5 pm)
Closed on 1 November, 25 December, 31 December.
On 24 December is open from 10 am to 2 pm
Linz Linien bus/tram: 1, 2, 3 – Hauptplatz
- Toilet facility
Adults € 6.50
Reduced rate € 4.50
With Family Card € 9.00
Children under 6: Free admission
- All weather
- Suitable for groups
- Suitable for schools
- Suitable for single travelers
- Suitable for friends
- Suitable for children
Somewhat suitable for wheelchairs: Assistance is sometimes necessary. The measurements do not (fully) conform to the legally stipulated ÖNORM.
- Entrance to the building
- Restaurant / coffee shop
- Toilet facility for disabled people