During the last lockdown, some creative ideas and especially technical innovations were energetically implemented. Now, with renewed vigor, the two attractions are ready to reopen its doors and warmly “welcome” guests!
New stop at Time Travel: “Painting in Vienna” – Klimt, Schiele, Kokoschka
The anteroom of the Waltz Hall was redesigned on the theme of “Viennese Modernism,” with Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Oskar Kokoschka as the main protagonists. Take a look into the artists’ studios and learn more about the career of the painters and their creative work. Ernst Fuchs, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, and Gottfried Helnwein are also thematized. Take your personal souvenir photo in the studio with life-size figures of Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. The new station offers four different photo points.
New panorama: “Vienna by night” in the Time Travel carriage ride room
A great panoramic picture of Vienna on which the most important sights of Vienna such as St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Giant Ferris Wheel and the Danube Tower are well recognizable was photographed with perfect clarity and thus produced a wall print that now adorns the back wall of the carriage ride room.
Photopoint with new life-size figure of Hans Moser – “Hallo Dienstmann”.
Time Travel has grown. Professor Gerlinde Stelzer has lovingly handcrafted a new life-size figure of the legendary Hans Moser in the role of the servant from the film “Hallo Dienstmann” with Paul Hörbiger and Hans Moser. He is ready for a snapshot with his guests!
Photopoint with Sisi and Franz – Now new at Sisi’s Amazing Journey
The photo point with two life-size figures was moved from Time Travel to Sisi’s Amazing Journey and was provided with a very nice background picture with Sisi, Franz and their children.
All wall designs at Sisi’s Amazing Journey were renewed
Complementing the feature film about Sisi’s life and the VR boat rides, the new wall murals showcase all the highlights of Sisi’s life and her personal preferences. Among other things, the themes were: Getting to know Franz Josef in Bad Ischl, Sisi’s children, her wedding, the cult of beauty, her fondness for travel and her transformation into a self-confident young empress restaged. In the cinema you will find a collection of various photos of Sisi as a picture gallery.
New integrated headsets for VR glasses at Sisi’s Amazing Journey.
From now on, customers can conveniently and easily pull down VR goggles with new, integrated Sennheiser headsets from the overhead mounts themselves. With a flick of the wrist, everything is done and you are immersed in a virtual world around Sisi’s journey through Vienna.
Privacy curtains between the boat rides and the exhibition
All boat rides have been equipped with privacy curtains so that you can experience the boat ride undisturbed and authentically experience the fantasy world of the ride.
New websites for Time Travel and Sisi’s Amazing Journey
Take a look at the completely relaunched website. In the new category, the blog, you will find a lot of information and interesting facts about Vienna, written by certified tourist guides. You should also not miss the Sisi Blog!