Art Education & Packages
The Gustav Klimt Center on the Attersee offers a varied art education program. Whether you are visiting as an individual or as part of a group, whether you are accompanied by a Klimt guide from the region or are exploring on your own – Klimt’s life and works on the Attersee can be uncovered at the Klimt Center, along the Klimt Artist Trail and during a boat ride on the lake.
Art education at the Klimt Center & Klimt Artist Trail
~ to the Klimt Center
Individual visitors to the center can acquire in-depth knowledge through wall texts and audio guides. Not to be missed is the Klimt film "Longing to be there" shown at the Klimt Cinema. The book accompanying the exhibition is available at the Klimt Shop.
Children aged 6-14 will be given a free audio guide upon their arrival at the Klimt Center, informing them about Gertrude Flöge’s adventures during her summer holidays with Uncle Gustav.
(Wall texts: German/English; audio guides: German/English; an ID must be left as security when hiring an audio guide, audio guide app also available at the Apple Store and Google Store: audio guide package Klimt Artist Trail & Klimt Center: EUR 3.99 or download each guide at www.hearonymus.at for EUR 2.99 each, the audio guide for children can be downloaded for free; film: German with English subtitles)
~ to the Klimt Artist Trail
The main area of the Klimt Artist Trail in Seewalchen and Kammer-Schörfling can be explored with an audio guide for hire at the Klimt Center.
(Duration: approx. 1.5 hours there and back; languages: German/English; an ID must be left as security when hiring an audio guide, audio guide app also available at the Apple Store and Google Store: audio guide package Klimt Artist Trail & Klimt Center: EUR 3.99 or download each guide at www.hearonymus.at for EUR 2.99 each)
~ Free guided tours at the Klimt Center
From May to September, the Klimt Center offers free guided tours. Every Sunday from 10.30 am, a local Klimt expert will guide visitors through the exhibition.
~ Guided tours “Klimt on Sunday” – the comprehensive tour on land and on the lake
From July to September, individual visitors are able to explore Gustav Klimt’s traces on land and on the lake during a 3-hour tour held on Sundays from 1.30 pm. Following an introduction at the Klimt Center, Klimt’s places of activity are uncovered during a boat trip in the north of the Attersee, while a subsequent walk along the Klimt Artist Trail affords further insights into the places and motifs of Klimt’s oeuvre.
~ Combined ticket Klimt Center & boat trip circular course north
Available at the Klimt Center and on board the Lake Attersee Shipping Company’s vessels
EUR 17,10 (adults)
EUR 14,10 (teenagers aged 15-18)
EUR 9,50 (children aged 6-15)
~ Thursdays with Klimt – free guided tours for schools
With this art mediation program, the non-profit private foundation affords pupils free admission to the Klimt Center. Teachers are invited to provide insights into the theme of “Klimt & the Attersee” as part of their lessons and to delve deeper into the subject during a visit to the Klimt Center.
(For free admission for school classes, please book in advance:
~ Guided tours for children
Marveling at art and learning more about it. Little visitors are allowed to slip into Gustav Klimt’s painter’s coat and Emilie Flöge’s reform dress. Exploring Klimt’s motifs by assembling mosaics, they will become little artists in their own right.
(Duration: 1.5 hours; language: German; expense contribution including materials/guided tour/admission: EUR 6,-, aimed at children aged 6-10, further dates upon request at the visitors’ serviceplease ask for dates at the visitor center)
Tours for Groups
~ Tours for private groups, companies and tourist groups
Tailor-made guided tours with local Klimt guides afford interesting insights into the life and oeuvre of Gustav Klimt on the Attersee and the era of "Vienna 1900", allowing you to see and experience Klimt’s main places of activity and motifs on site or from aboard a boat. The Klimt Center’s visitor service is happy to answer your questions and devise the perfect tour for you.
(Duration: Klimt Center: 1 hour; Klimt Center & Klimt Artist Trail: 1.5-2 hours; Klimt Center, Klimt Artist Trail and boat ride: 2.5-3 hours; language: German, English on request)