Tickets and Opening Hours

Photo: Ars Electronica Center / Birgit Cakir

Opening Hours

The Ars Electronica Center in Linz is open from Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 – 17:00*.

Mondayclosed
Tuesday10:00 – 17:00
Wednesday10:00 – 17:00
Thursday10:00 – 17:00
Friday10:00 – 17:00
Saturday10:00 – 17:00
Sunday10:00 – 17:00

* The Ars Electronica Center is closed on the following days:

December 24, December 25, December 31, January 1, May 1

Tickets & Reductions

Please note: Admission tickets are valid for 24 hours (during museum opening hours)

Full price12 € (from March 1, 2024: 13 €)
Discounted price*10 € (from March 1, 2024: 11 €)
Families with “Familienkarte”10 € (from March 1, 2024: 11 €) per adult,
5 € per child
Families without “Familienkarte”12 € (from March 1, 2024: 13 €) per adult,
5 € per child
Holders of Aktivpass Linz1 € (also applies to children of Active Pass Holders up to 18 years)
Full-year pass35 € (from March 1, 2024: 39 €) (free admission for a whole year and 50% discount for one accompanying person)
Full-year pass discounted*25 € (from March 1, 2024: 29 €) (free admission for a whole year and 50% discount for one accompanying person)
Groups with 15 persons and more10 € (from March 1, 2024: 11 €) per person
School classes**5 € attending as a group, per person
Kindergarten groups**2,50 € per person
Free of charge forchildren under 5 years of age, employees of ORF Upper Austria, journalists with valid press ID, certified austriaguides, holders of a LINZ Card or LINZ KULTURCARD 365, holders of a “Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur Kulturpass”, holders of an ICOM Card
LINZ AG SUNDAYevery Sunday 1 + 1 free for all visitors who travel with LINZ AG Linien and show a LINZ AG Linien ticket or pass valid for the day at the ticket office (“KlimaTicket Ö” is also valid).

* Discount for (with valid ID) youngsters attending school, apprentices, college students (under age 26), seniors (age 65 and over), Austrian men performing mandatory military service or alternative civil service and people with handicaps, Ö1 Club members as well as owners of KlimaTicket Ö (Classic, Youth, Special, Family).

** One chaperone accompanying a school class or kindergarten group is admitted free for each 10 children in the class/group

Validity of tickets booked online & discounted admission tickets: All pre-purchased tickets are valid within the regular opening hours. They entitle the holder to a single admission to the entire museum. The museum can be visited with this ticket until February, 29. 2024. Discounted admission tickets for special visitor groups (family admissions, Aktivpass holders, holders of the LinzCard or LINZ KUTURCARD 365, etc.) as well as tickets for the public guided tours are available exclusively at the museum’s ticket office.

Full-year Pass

  • Free admission to all exhibitions at the Ars Electronica Center for one year
  • Reduced price for one accompanying person
  • Reduced price for Deep Space Specials

Guided Tours

Highlights Tour4 € per person (duration: 1 hour)
Highlights Tour for Groups48 € group tour for up to 12 personen (flat fee),
4 € per person for group tours with more than 12 people
Highlights Tour for School Classes5 € per person (incl. entry) – Please book 3 weeks in advance
Highlights Tour for Seniors10 € per person (incl. entry) – from TUE to FRI for groups with more than 12 people
Family Tour4 € for adults,
free for children to age 14

Any further questions?

We have compiled the most frequently asked questions and answers about your visit to the Ars Electronica Center on our FAQ page.