Educational Program for Adults

Tours and events on site are currently not taking place until Thursday, 7 January 2021.

The MAK offers a wide range of educational programs for various interest groups. Our regular program provides an overview, while our special tours are an invitation to delve that bit deeper. Once a month there is an event specially tailored to seniors.

All tours are held in German and last for 1 hour unless stated otherwise. Attendance fee: € 3.50 (60 min.) / € 5 (90 min.)  per person unless stated otherwise. MAK Annual Ticket Holders can participate in one tour for free. Free for holders of the “Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur-Pass”.

Upcoming Guided Tours

ADOLF LOOS. Private Houses

ADOLF LOOS. Private Houses

iCalWed, 17.02.2021 3.00 pm
fully booked
Curator-guided Tour 100 BEST POSTERS 19 © Studio VIE/100 Beste Plakate e. V.

Curator-guided Tour 100 BEST POSTERS 19

iCalTue, 09.03.2021 6.30 pm
Please registerCurator-guided Tour 100 BEST POSTERS 19
Curator-guided tour with Peter Klinger through the exhibition 100 BEST POSTERS 19: Germany Austria Switzerland

Limited number of participants: registration is absolutely necessary.
Please wear a mouth-nose protection (mnp) during guided tours. If you have not brought a mnp with you, you can purchase one for € 3 at the MAK Ticket Desk. The general protective measures for the museum visit also apply during the tour. Further information here
We kindly ask you to bring personal headphones (standard 3.5 mm connection) to the tours if possible. Alternatively, disposable headphones can be purchased for € 1 at the ticket office.
€ 3,50
MAK Columned Main Hall

Regular Guided Tours

On weekends and Tuesday evenings, you can explore the MAK with our program of regular guided tours. Closely tuned to our visitors’ interests, you will investigate the MAK Permanent Collection areas as well as the current exhibitions.

Every Saturday
11 a.m.  Tour of the MAK 
Every Sunday
11 a.m.  Tour of the MAK 
Every Tuesday
6.30 p.m.  MAK DESIGN LAB & MORE
All tours are held in German unless stated otherwise. Attendance fee: € 3.50 per person, free for holders of the “Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur-Pass”. There is no need to register in advance.

Guided Tours with Curators

To accompany our temporary exhibitions, we offer programs that facilitate a more intensive discussion about and closer exploration of the work.

In addition to guided tours with curators, which facilitate deeper thematic insights, guided tours with designers, artists, and architects invite visitors to communicate with creatives directly.

Sometimes it is necessary to register to participate in special tours. Further information on how to register can be found in the respective calendar entry. All tours are held in German unless stated otherwise. Attendance fee: € 3.50 per person, free for holders of the “Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur-Pass”

Upcoming Special Guided Tours

Individual Tours & Groups

Are you interested in a particular topic? We would be delighted to customize a guided tour to your individual wishes and interests, focusing on thematic areas or specific parts of the collection.



These dialogue-focused guided tours of the current exhibitions or on collection-specific topics are followed by a deeper conversation at the restaurant Salonplafond im MAK.

WEDNESDAYS at the MAK takes place at 3 p.m. on every 3rd Wednesday of the month (except July, August, and December). Attendance fee: € 3.50 per person, free for holders of the “Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur-Pass”. All tours are held in German unless stated otherwise.

Upcoming WEDNESDAYS at the MAK


MAK ON TOUR has been hitting the road since 2006. This program organizes cultural tours featuring expert-led visits to selected centers of art and architecture. Be first to know about upcoming dates and register for our Newsletter.

Destinations and themes have to do with current MAK exhibitions and with the MAK Collection. One of this program’s regularly recurring events is the MAK ON TOUR trip to the opening of the annual temporary exhibition at the Josef Hoffmann Museum in Brtnice (Czech Republic).

Upcoming MAK on TOURS


Whether you’re visiting the MAK or browsing at home: The free MAK app offers a variety of dynamic and surprising ways to learn more about the Permanent Collections Vienna 1900, Asia, and Carpets! For iOS and Android, Smartphones and Tablets.


Questions? We are here to help

Regular, Special & Individual Tours, Groups
MAK Educational Programs
Gabriele Fabiankowitsch (Head)
Florentina Prath, Thaddäus Stockert
T +43 1 71136-298,
MAK Marketing
Olivia Harrer (Head), Anna Adamek,
Simone Reimitz, Theresa Schnöll
T +43 1 711 36-231,