Who hasn’t dreamt of flying like a bird? The dream of flying has been with us since the beginning of time. How is a massive airplane able to take off and who were the first people to take to the skies?
Hidden underneath the Technisches Museum Wien (Vienna Museum of Science and Technology) is the popular historical display mine “Gabrielenzeche”. This online tour gives you and your class the opportunity to experience the coal mine digitally from a distance!
Just plug it in and it all works. Many everyday items would be useless without electricity! But what was it like in former times? Who did all the work and how did machines function without electricity?
People have always dreamt of flying. Whether airplanes, helicopters or hot-air balloons – at the Technisches Museum Wien (Vienna Museum of Science and Technology), we have amazing stories to tell about any flying machine!
Kindergartens & Schools
1.–8. Grade (6 to 14 years)Kindergarten & Preschool
The Technisches Museum Wien (Vienna Museum of Science and Technology) has been collecting exciting objects from the world of technology for more than 100 years. This guided tour presents some of the museum’s most valuable treasures and puts you in the mood for your own journey of discovery through the museum.
A machine that can do everything – now that would be something! Humankind has been dreaming of designing artificial assistants for a long time: machines that help us in everyday life. “Artificial intelligence” has already made its way into our living rooms. Where do intelligent machines have their strengths and where are we humans superior?
Virtual, individual and optimally supervised - the museum has also supplemented its school offerings with interesting online mediations. Here you will find interactive workshop formats on the topics of "digitization" and "media", which are designed live by our mediators.