Welcome to the Waldviertel Art Museum

One of the most unusual museums in northern Austria, the family-friendly Waldviertel Art Museum offers visitors stimulating exhibitions, a large sculpture park, and creative activities for all ages.

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Signs of Life

As of March 21rd: A journey through the graphic works of universal artist and the museum’s founder Makis Warlamis (1942 – 2016).

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The Sculpture Park: A Place of Discovery

The magical sculpture park with its many marvels forms a harmonious link between the international atmosphere of the museum architecture and the surrounding Waldviertel landscape.

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Art Courses and Creative Workshops

Art holds many secrets which only experienced artists can unlock for you. You’ll be amazed to discover how much natural talent is waiting to be tapped.

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Opening Times & Prices

October - January: Wed - Su 10am -17pm

Address & Arrival

Mühlgasse 7a, 3943 Schrems, T: 02853/72888

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Museum, park, courses, events


Currently on 12.000m²

There is a lot to discover and much leeway in the 1000 m² exhibition area, foyer, and café, 10.000m² sculpture park and in the spacious IDEA shop. At a glance: the annual exhibition "signs of life" Lebenszeichen - Warlamis - Grafische Meisterwerke can be visited as well as the gallery Kunstmarkt  and Lebenszeichen - Warlamis Lieblingswerke. The beautiful Skulpturenpark and lots of Workshops also wait for guests.
The next musical event: October 17th, 7 pm: "Der Teufelsgeiger" Maxim Brilinsky (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra) performs Niccolo Paganinis' Caprices, the most difficult pieces of violin music.

IDEA Shop - opens daily!


many items are also available online

The IDEA Shop opens with the following opening times: Mon - Sat, 10 - 12.30 am and 2 - 6 pm as well as Sunday and holidays 10 am - 5 pm. You can also still order many items online or via telephone. We show a variety of products on our website and would be pleased to send you your favorites by post or parcel service. Please feel free to contact us via telephone (02853/77104) or e-mail (shop@idea-design.at). We are looking forward to meeting or hearing from you!