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Ars Electronica Center

Linz, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for pushchairs

The "Museum of the Future" brings the future into the present. The Ars Electronica Center is considered the center of the UNESCO City of Media Arts. Here, visitors not only test and explore pioneering technologies, but are also encouraged to take a critical look at them.

Watching artificial intelligence "thinking" or training self-driving cars, programming robots and print in 3-D. The museum is a place to participate, research and discover.

Visitors are clearly shown here that the future has already begun.
There is hardly a field of human activity today that is not affected by artificial intelligence and technologies.
Progress is unstoppable, but how do you steer it in the right direction? And what is the right direction anyway? These are the questions that the new exhibition "Navigate the Future" has made its motto

Ars Electronica Festival
Once a year the Ars Electronica Festival, which is known far beyond the borders of Austria, takes place and presents numerous media art projects throughout Linz. Artists, researchers and scientists from all over the world are invited to the city on the Danube to work on topics at the interface between art, technology and society. Participation in shaping, discussing and trying things out is expressly desired.

Deep Space opens up a new dimension of travel through time and space: 16 by 9 meters wall projection and another 16 by 9 meters floor projection, laser tracking and 3D animations show high-resolution images. Race down the Streif ski run, discover the human anatomy or travel into space? - the Deep Space 8K makes it possible

Tuesday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Closing day
  • Monday
Accessibility / arrival

Linz Linien tram: 1, 2, 3 – Rudolfstraße

Travelling by public transport
Route planner for independent travellers
  • Toilet facility
  • Diaper room
Food and drink available

Restaurant, cafe

  • Shop
Guided tour

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Thursday at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 6.30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.

General price information

Full price: 11,50 €
Reduced price: 9 €
Children (under 6 years of age): Free Admission

Discounts (Age-related / Groups)
  • Children
    per person Children (under 6 years of age): Free Admission
  • Student groups with school class
    4 € per pupil (incl. guided tour)
  • Families
    Families without a "Familienkarte": one parent, children EUR 9.50
    Families without a "Familienkarte": parents, children EUR 19.00
    Families with a "Familienkarte": one parent, children EUR 8.50
    Families with a "Familienkarte": parents, children EUR 17.00
  • Groups
    Groups with 12 persons and more: EUR 7.50

    Highlightführung incl. Deep Space 8k, duratuion 1,5 h
    12 personen and more: 3,50 € p. P.
Discounts (Memberships)
  • Linz Card
    Free admission
  • Pyhrn-Priel-Card
    Free entrance as often as you like
  • Phyrn-Priel seasonal pass
    Free entrance as often as you like
  • Family Card OÖ

  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (4 - 14 Year)
  • Suitable for pushchairs
  • Suitable for teenagers
  • Suitable for seniors
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children

Suitable for wheelchairs: Not all of the legally stipulated ÖNORM are complied with. In principle, this object is suitable for wheelchairs and no assistance is necessary.

other information
  • Entrance to the building
  • Restaurant / coffee shop
  • Toilet facility for disabled people


Ars Electronica Center
Ars-Electronica-Straße 1
4040 Linz

Phone +43 732 7272
Fax machine +43 732 7272 - 2

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Ars Electronica Linz GmbH & Co KG
Ars-Electronica-Straße 1
AT-4040 Linz

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