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Information according to Article 5 ECG (Austrian eCommerce Act), Article 14 UGB (Austrian Commercial Code), Articles 24 et seqq. MedienG (Austrian Media Act)

Technisches Museum Wien mit Österreichischer Mediathek (Vienna Technical Museum with Austrian Media Library)
Address: Mariahilfer Straße 212, A-1140 Vienna
Tel.: +43-1-89998-0
Internet: www.technischesmuseum.at
e-Mail: museumsbox@tmw.at

Legal form: Wissenschaftliche Anstalt öffentlichen Rechts (scientific institution under public law)
Company registration number: 1955 76 M
Registrar of companies: Commercial Court of Vienna
VAT ID: ATU 48298505
DVR Number: 0447471

Authorised bodies of the Technisches Museums Wien mit Österreichischer Mediathek:
CEO/Director General: Mag. Peter Aufreiter 
CFO/Director: Mag. Karin Skarek
Authorised representative: Mag. Hermann Tragner

Members of the board of trustees:
Mag. Angelika Fitz (Vorsitzende)
DI Rudolf Kolbe (Stellvertreter der Vorsitzenden)
Wolfgang Fischer
Stefan Jandrisits, BSc
Dkfm. Dr. Claus J. Raidl
Dr. Michael Stampfer
Hannes Taborsky
Mag. Alexander Palma

Content and editorial responsibility:
Technisches Museum Wien mit Österreichischer Mediathek
Webmaster: marketing@tmw.at

Concept, web design, HTML programming: BDF-net – Agentur für neue Medien Technical implementation: checkpointmedia Multimediaproduktionen AG Content Management System: DotNetNuke 

Supervisory authority:
Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture
Minoritenplatz 5, A-1014 Vienna

Chamber affiliation:
Austrian Chamber of Commerce
Wiedner Hauptstraße 63, A-1045 Vienna

Statutory provisions:
The Technisches Museum Wien mit Österreichischer Mediathek is subject to the applicable legislation, in particular the Bundesmuseen-Gesetz (Austrian Federal Museum Act) and the Museumsordnung (museum regulations) des Technischen Museums Wien mit Österreichischer Mediathek.
These can be called up at any time for free under http://www.ris.bka.gv.at. 

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The Technisches Museum Wien does not identify with or accept liability for the content of linked websites. If a linked website contains questionable content, please notify us – after examining the complaint, we will take the necessary measures to delete the respective link.


Taking into consideration the technical attributes of the Internet, we cannot guarantee the authenticity, correctness and completeness of the information offered on the Internet. We also cannot guarantee the availability or operation of the respective website and its content.
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In as far as references to persons are made in the masculine gender, they shall apply equally to women and men.


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