Vienna - Austria

Weather forecast for Vienna

A nice buddy spot in Vienna

Information about Vienna:

  • St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna

    St. Stephen's Cathedral is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vienna and the seat of the Archbishop of Vienna, Christoph Cardinal Schönborn, OP. The current Romanesque and Gothic form of the cathedral, seen today in the Stephansplatz, was largely initiated by Duke Rudolf IV ...

    Read more
  • Hofburg Palace

    Hofburg Palace is a palace located in Vienna, Austria, that has housed some of the most powerful people in European and Austrian history, including the Habsburg dynasty, rulers of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It currently serves as the official residence of the President of Austria ...

    Read more
  • Austrian Academy of Sciences

    The Austrian Academy of Sciences (in German Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften) is a legal entity under the special protection of the Republic of Austria. According to the statutes of the Academy its mission is to promote the sciences and humanities in every respect and in every field, ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Crypt

    The Imperial Crypt in Vienna, Austria, also called the Capuchin Crypt (Kapuzinergruft), is a burial chamber beneath the Capuchin Church and monastery, founded in 1618 and dedicated in 1632, and located on the Neuer Markt square of the Innere Stadt, near the Hofburg Palace ...

    Read more
  • Austrian National Library

    The Austrian National Library (abbreviated "ÖNB" and formerly Hof-Bibliothek) is the largest library in Austria with 7.4 million items in its various collections. The library is located in the Hofburg Palace in Vienna ...

    Read more
  • Graben, Vienna

    The Graben is one of the most famous streets in Vienna's first district, the city centre. It begins at Stock-im-Eisen-Platz next to the Palais Equitable and ends at the junction of Kohlmarkt and Tuchlauben. Another street in the first district is called Tiefer Graben (deep ditch) ...

    Read more
  • Spanish Riding School

    The Spanish Riding School of Vienna, Austria, is a traditional riding school for Lipizzan horses, which perform in the Winter Riding School in the Hofburg. Not only is it a centre for classical dressage, the headquarters is a tourist attraction in Vienna that offers public performances as well as ...

    Read more
  • Albertina

    The Albertina is a museum in the Innere Stadt (First District) of Vienna, Austria. It houses one of the largest and most important print rooms in the world with approximately 65,000 drawings and approximately 1 million old master prints, as well as more modern graphic works, photographs and ...

    Read more
  • Kärntner Straße

    Kärntner Straße is the most famous shopping street in central Vienna . It runs from the Stephansplatz out to the Wiener Staatsoper at Karlsplatz on the Ringstraße. The first record of Kärntner Straße is from 1257, as Strata Carintianorum, which refers to its importance as a trade route to the ...

    Read more
  • Pummerin

    Pummerin ("Boomer") is the name of the two largest bells in the history of the Stephansdom in Vienna. ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Crypt Vaults

    The Imperial Crypt Vaults are the various chambers of the Imperial Crypt in Vienna, Austria, in which most members of the senior lines of the Habsburg dynasty, the hereditary Emperors of the Holy Roman Empire, have been entombed, beginning in 1632 ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire

    The Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire is the hoop crown of the King of the Romans, the rulers of the German Kingdom, since the High Middle Ages. Most of the kings were crowned with it. It was made probably somewhere in Western Germany, either under Otto I (with additions by Conrad II),The ...

    Read more
  • Stephansplatz, Vienna

    The Stephansplatz is a square at the geographical centre of Vienna. It is named after its most prominent building, the Stephansdom, Vienna's cathedral and one of the tallest churches in the world. Before the 20th century, a row of houses separated Stephansplatz from Stock-im-Eisen-Platz,Earlier ...

    Read more
  • Ducal Crypt, Vienna

    The Ducal Crypt is a burial chamber beneath the chancel of Stephansdom in Vienna, Austria. It holds 78 containers with the bodies, hearts, or viscera of 72 members of the House of Habsburg. ...

    Read more
  • Dorotheum

    The Dorotheum, established in 1707, is one of the world's oldest auction houses. It has its headquarters in Vienna on the Dorotheergasse and is the largest auction house in both Continental and German-speaking Europe ...

    Read more
  • Hotel Sacher

    The Hotel Sacher is a five-star hotel located in the Innere Stadt first district of Vienna, Austria, next to the Vienna State Opera. It is famous for the specialty of the house, the Sachertorte, a chocolate cake with apricot filling ...

    Read more
  • Judenplatz

    Judenplatz (English:Jewish Square) is a town square in Vienna's Innere Stadt that was the center of Jewish life and the Viennese Jewish Community in the Middle Ages. It is located in the immediate proximity of Am Hof square, Schulhof, and Wipplingerstraße ...

    Read more
  • Stadttempel

    The Stadttempel , also called the Seitenstettengasse Temple, is the main synagogue of Vienna, Austria. It is located in the Innere Stadt 1st district, at Seitenstettengasse 4. ...

    Read more
  • Central Bathhouse Vienna

    Central Bathhouse Vienna (opened in 1889 as Central-Bad Wien, Zentralbad Wien i.e. Kaiserbruendl) is one of the most elegant bathing establishments in Vienna, Austria. ...

    Read more
  • Hofkriegsrat

    The Hofkriegsrat was the Court Council of War of the Habsburg Monarchy. Founded in 1556 in the reign of Emperor Ferdinand I, it was a council of men with military experience who could take charge of the army and its needs, in both war and peacetime ...

    Read more
  • Demel

    Demel is a famous pastry shop and chocolatier in Vienna, Austria. It was founded in 1786 on the Michaelerplatz. In 1857, August Dehne (the son of the founder Ludwig Dehne) gave the company to Christof Demel, who moved the bakery to the Kohlmarkt, where the Demel is still located today in its ...

    Read more
  • Herrengasse

    The Herrengasse (meaning in German language: "Street of the Lords" or "Lords Lane") is a street in Vienna, located in the first district Innere Stadt. ...

    Read more
  • Augustinian Church, Vienna

    The Augustinian Church in Vienna is a parish church located on Josefsplatz, next to the Hofburg, the winter palace of the Habsburg dynasty in Vienna. Originally built in the 14th century as the parish church of the imperial court of the Habsburgs, the harmonious Gothic interior was added in the 18th ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Sword

    The Imperial Sword is one of the four most important parts of the Imperial Regalia (Reichskleinodien) of the Holy Roman Empire. During a coronation, it was given to the emperor along with the Imperial Crown (Reichskrone), Imperial Sceptre (Reichszepter), and the Imperial Orb (Reichsapfel) ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Crown of Austria

    The Imperial Crown of Austria is the crown worn by Holy Roman Emperors from the House of Habsburg from the sixteenth century to 1806, when it became the crown of the Austrian Empire upon the dissolution of the Holy Roman Empire ...

    Read more
  • Peterskirche, Vienna

    Peterskirche is a Baroque Roman Catholic parish church in Vienna, Austria. It was transferred in 1970 by the Archbishop of Vienna Franz Cardinal König to the priests of the Opus Dei. ...

    Read more
  • Maria am Gestade

    Maria am Gestade is a Gothic church in Vienna, Austria. One of the oldest churches in the city—along with St. Peter's Church and St. Rupert's Church—it is one of the few surviving examples of Gothic architecture in the Vienna ...

    Read more
  • Jewish Museum Vienna

    The Jüdisches Museum Wien, trading as Jüdisches Museum der Stadt Wien GmbH or the Jewish Museum Vienna, is a museum of Jewish history, life and religion in Austria. The museum is present on two locations, in the Palais Eskeles in the Dorotheergasse and in the Judenplatz, and has distinguished itself ...

    Read more
  • Café Central

    Café Central is a traditional Viennese café located at Herrengasse 14 in the Innere Stadt first district of Vienna, Austria. The café occupies the ground floor of the former Bank and Stockmarket Building, today called the Palais Ferstel after its architect Heinrich von Ferstel. ...

    Read more
  • Herzgruft

    The Herzgruft is a burial chamber that protects 54 urns containing the hearts of deceased members of the House of Habsburg. The crypt is located behind the Loreto Chapel in the Augustinian Church within the Hofburg Palace complex in Vienna, Austria ...

    Read more
  • Palais Mollard-Clary

    Palais Mollard-Clary is a Baroque palace in Vienna, Austria. It is located in the first district Innere Stadt, at Herrengasse 9. It was built from 1686 to 1689 for Count Mollard (Reichsgraf von Mollard). In 1760, it was bought by Count Franz Wenzel von Clary-Aldringen ...

    Read more
  • Stock im Eisen

    The Stock im Eisen (German: staff in iron) is the midsection of a tree-trunk from the Middle Ages, a so-called nail-tree (Nagelbaum), into which hundreds of nails have been pounded for good luck over centuries. It is located in Vienna, Austria, in Stock-im-Eisen-Platz, now part of Stephansplatz, at ...

    Read more
  • Dominican Church, Vienna

    The Dominican Church , also known as the Church of St. Maria Rotunda, is an early Baroque parish church and minor basilica in the historic center of Vienna, Austria. It is the third church built on the same site in the course of time. ...

    Read more
  • Department of Planned Languages and Esperanto Museum

    The Esperanto Museum in Vienna, Austria was founded in 1927 by Hofrat Hugo Steiner and was incorporated into the Austrian National Library as an independent collection in 1928. Today it is at the same time museum, library, documentation centre and archive ...

    Read more
  • Capuchin Church, Vienna

    The Capuchin Church in Vienna, Austria is a church and monastery run by the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin. Located on the Neuer Markt square in the Innere Stadt near the Hofburg Palace, the Capuchin Church most famous for containing the Imperial Crypt, the final resting place for members of the ...

    Read more
  • List of the markets in Vienna

    List of Markets in Vienna: ...

    Read more
  • Stephansplatz (Vienna U-Bahn)

    Stephansplatz is an important destination and interchange station in the Vienna U-Bahn system. It is located under the Stephansplatz and is served by the and lines. Stephansplatz station opened on 18 November 1978 ...

    Read more
  • Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial

    The Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial also known as the Nameless Library stands in Judenplatz in the first district of Vienna. It is the central memorial for the Austrian victims of the Holocaust and was designed by the British artist Rachel Whiteread. ...

    Read more
  • Imperial Treasury, Vienna

    The Imperial Treasury at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria contains a valuable collection of secular and ecclesiastical treasures covering over a thousand years of European history.Leithe-Jasper 2004, p. 9. The entrance to the treasury is at the Schweizerhof (Swiss Courtyard), the oldest part of ...

    Read more
  • Café Hawelka

    Café Hawelka is a traditional Viennese café located at Dorotheergasse 6 in the Innere Stadt first district of Vienna, Austria. ...

    Read more
  • Palais Modena

    Palais Modena is a palace in Vienna, Austria. It was built and owned by the Habsburgs of the Modenese branch of the family. Today it houses offices of the Federal Ministry for the Interior. ...

    Read more
  • St. Rupert's Church, Vienna

    St. Rupert's Church is a Romanesque church in Vienna, Austria. Traditionally considered to be the oldest church in the city, St. Rupert's Church is dedicated to Saint Rupert of Salzburg, patron saint of the salt merchants of Vienna ...

    Read more
  • Lutheran City Church, Vienna

    The Lutheran City Church is a Lutheran church building in Innere Stadt, the first district of Vienna. ...

    Read more
  • Pestsäule, Vienna

    The Pestsäule is located on the Graben, a street in the inner city of Vienna and is one of the most well-known and prominent pieces of sculpture in the city. In 1679, Vienna was visited by one of the last big plague epidemics ...

    Read more
  • Palais Niederösterreich

    Palais Niederösterreich, historically known as the Niederösterreichisches Landeshaus (Estates House of Lower Austria), is a historical building in Vienna. The building housed the estates general of the state of Lower Austria until 1848 ...

    Read more
  • Jesuit Church, Vienna

    The Jesuit Church , also known as the University Church , is a two-floor, double-tower church in Vienna, Austria. Influenced by early Baroque principles, the church was remodeled by Andrea Pozzo between 1703 and 1705. The Jesuit Church is located on Dr ...

    Read more
  • Palais Pallavicini

    Palais Pallavicini is a palace in the Josefsplatz 5, Vienna, Austria. It was owned by the noble Pallavicini family. It was previously built and owned by the Fries family and is therefore also known as Palais Fries ...

    Read more
  • St. Anne's Church, Vienna

    St. Anne's Church is located in Vienna, Austria, and has been administered by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales since 1906. A relic of Saint Anne—her right hand—is kept in a rich Baroque setting and exhibited every year on July 26. ...

    Read more
  • Winter Palace of Prince Eugene

    The Winter Palace of Prince Eugene , also known as the City Palace , is a high-Baroque palace in the Innere Stadt district of Vienna, Austria. Located on a narrow street at Himmelpfortgasse 8, the palace was used as the winter residence of Prince Eugene of Savoy, who spent his summers at the ...

    Read more
  • Maltese Church, Vienna

    The Maltese Church ((full name Church of Saint John the Baptist) is a Roman Catholic Gothic church of the Knights Hospitaller in Vienna, on Kärntner Straße in the 1. Wiener Gemeindebezirk Innere Stadt. The first church on this site is mentioned in 1217, as a "House of the Prueder of the Order of ...

    Read more
  • Haus der Musik

    The Haus der Musik (House of Music) in Vienna opened in 2000, and is the first museum of sound and music in Austria. Across an exhibition space of 54,000 sq. ft., a range of hi-tech interactive and multimedia presentations introduce the world of music, from the earliest human use of instruments to ...

    Read more
  • Franciscan Church, Vienna

    The Franciscan Church , also known as the Church of St. Jerome, is a Roman Catholic parish church dedicated to Saint Jerome and located in the historic city center of Vienna, Vienna's 1st district (Innere Stadt). It is the church of the Franciscan Order in Vienna. ...

    Read more
  • Palais Equitable

    The Palais Equitable is a mansion in Stock-im-Eisen-Platz (now part of Stephansplatz) in the Innere Stadt of Vienna, Austria that was built in the 19th century for The Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States and that incorporates the Stock im Eisen on one corner ...

    Read more
  • Palais Lobkowitz, Vienna

    Palais Lobkowitz, or Palais Dietrichstein-Lobkowitz, is a Baroque palace in Vienna, Austria. It was owned by the noble Lobkowitz family. Today it houses the theatre museum of the Kunsthistorisches Museum. ...

    Read more
  • Hotel Metropole, Vienna

    Hotel Metropole was a hotel in Vienna, Austria1 which was constructed in 1871-73 but destroyed during World War II after serving as the headquarters of the Gestapo from 1938. The address was Morzinplatz, in the I. District Innere Stadt. ...

    Read more
  • Haas House

    The Haas House is a building in Vienna at the Stock-im-Eisen-Platz. Designed by the Austrian architect Hans Hollein, it is a building in the postmodernist style and was completed in 1990. The use of the Haas-Haus is divided between retail and a restaurant ...

    Read more
  • Schwedenplatz (Vienna U-Bahn)

    Schwedenplatz is a station on and of the Vienna U-Bahn. It is located at the Schwedenplatz square in the Innere Stadt District. It opened in 1979. It was previously known as Stadtbahn. File:U1 Schwedenplatz1.JPGLine U1 platform File:U4 Schwedenplatz3.JPGLine U4 platform ...

    Read more
  • Globe Museum

    The Globe Museum , in the Palais Mollard, Vienna, Austria, is part of the Austrian National Library. It was opened in 1956, and is the only public museum in the world devoted to globes, being three-dimensional models of Earth or other celestial bodies, or spherical representations of the celestial ...

    Read more
  • Palais Esterházy

    Palais Esterházy is a baroque palace in Vienna, Austria, owned by the noble Esterházy family. It houses a famous and popular restaurant in the former wine cellars, called Esterházykeller. The Palace is one of two with the same name in Vienna ...

    Read more
  • Konservatorium Wien

    The Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversität is a private music conservatory in Vienna, Austria established in 1938 as Musikschule der Stadt Wien. The school attained university status on June 15, 2005 as a private institution ...

    Read more
  • Vienna Coronation Gospels

    The Vienna Coronation Gospels, also known as the Coronation Evangeliar, is a late 8th century illuminated Gospel Book produced at the court of Charlemagne in Aachen.Kunsthistorisches 1991, p. 166. It was used by the future emperor at his coronation on Christmas Day 800, when he placed three fingers ...

    Read more
  • Church of the Teutonic Order, Vienna

    The Church of the Teutonic Order , also known as the Church of Saint Elisabeth of Hungary , is the mother church of the Teutonic Order, a German-based Roman Catholic religious order formed at the end of the 12th century ...

    Read more
  • Palais Coburg

    Palais Coburg, also known as Palais Saxe-Coburg, is a palace in Vienna, Austria. It was owned by the Kohary branch of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Palais Coburg was designed in 1839 by architect Karl Schleps in Neoclassical style, and built from 1840 to 1845 by Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg ...

    Read more
  • Josefsplatz

    Josefsplatz is a public square located at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria. Named after Emperor Joseph II, Josefsplatz is considered one of the finest courtyards in Vienna.Schulte-Peevers 2007, p. 359. ...

    Read more
  • Café Griensteidl

    Café Griensteidl is a traditional Viennese café located at Michaelerplatz 2 across from St. Michael's Gate at the Hofburg Palace in the Innere Stadt first district of Vienna, Austria. The cafe was founded in 1847 by former pharmacist Heinrich Griensteidl ...

    Read more
  • Deutschmeister-Palais

    The Deutschmeister-Palais or Palais Erzherzog Wilhelm is a building in Vienna located at Parkring 8. It was designed in the years 1864-1868 by the Danish-Austrian architect Theophil von Hansen (1813–1891) as a residence for Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria (1827–1894), who at that time was Grand ...

    Read more
  • Palais Caprara-Geymüller

    Palais Caprara-Geymüller, sometimes known as Palais Caprara, is a Baroque palace in Vienna, Austria. ...

    Read more
  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Vienna

    Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church (Griechenkirche zur Heiligen Dreifaltigkeit) is a Greek Orthodox Church Cathedral in the first district of Vienna, Austria, in the historic Greek neighborhood of Vienna's Innere Stadt. The neighborhood has also been known as the "Fleischmarkt" ...

    Read more
  • Mozarthaus Vienna

    The Mozarthaus Vienna was Mozart's residence from 1784 to 1787. This building in Vienna's Old Town, not far from St. Stephen's Cathedral, is his only surviving Viennese residence and is now a museum. ...

    Read more
  • Palais Bartolotti-Partenfeld

    The Palais Bartolotti-Partenfeld is a city-palace in central Vienna, Austria. It was originally build for the Bartolotti noble family and later bought by the Partenfeld family.

    Read more
  • Zacherlhaus

    The Zacherlhaus is a residential and business tower designed by Jože Plečnik and built between 1903 and 1905 in the 1st district of Vienna, the Innere Stadt (at Brandstätte 6/Wildpretmarkt 2-4/Bauernmarkt 2). The construction was commissioned by Johann Evangelist Zacherl, son of the industrial ...

    Read more
  • Vergilius Chapel

    The Vergilius Chapel is an underground crypt next to the Stephansdom in Vienna. It is rectangular in form (approximately 6 meters by 10), with six niches. Today, it lies approximately 12 meters beneath the Stephansplatz. ...

    Read more
  • Palais Schönborn-Batthyány

    Palais Schönborn-Batthyány is a Baroque palace in the Innere Stadt district of Vienna, Austria. Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach built it around 1699-1706 for count Adam Batthyány. In 1740 his widow sold the Palais to the noble Schönborn family.

    Read more
  • Schönlaterngasse

    Schönlaterngasse ("beautiful lantern alley") is a small winding alleyway in central Vienna. In the Middle Ages it was known as Straße der Herren von Heiligenkreuz ("street of the gentlemen of Heiligenkreuz"), as it passes the Heiligenkreuzer Hof ("Holy Cross courtyard") ...

    Read more
  • RHI AG

    RHI AG is a Vienna-based Austrian company specialising in producing heat-resistant refractory products for the steel, cement, glass, lime and non-ferrous metals industries. The company has an annual producing capacity of 2 million tonnes of refractory products, making it the largest company in the ...

    Read more
  • Wiener Kammeroper

    Wiener Kammeroper is an opera theatre and opera company founded by conductor Hans Gabor. As early as 1948 he initiated the "Vienna Opera Studio" a company without a theatre of its own. The new name of the company, "Wiener Kammeroper" (Vienna Chamber Opera), reminiscent of chamber music and society ...

    Read more
  • Agate Bowl

    The Agate Bowl is a bowl cut out of a single piece of agate in the fourth century at the court of Constantine, and now displayed in the Imperial Treasury at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria.Leithe-Jasper 2004, p. 36 ...

    Read more
  • Hohe Brücke, Vienna

    The Hohe Brücke (High Bridge) is a bridge across the Tiefer Graben (Deep Ditch) in Innere Stadt, Vienna, Austria. It links the two parts of Wipplingerstraße, which used to be separated by a brook. For a long time there has been a lottery next to the bridge, and many people in Vienna remember their ...

    Read more
  • Palais Pálffy

    Palais Pálffy is a palace located on Josefsplatz in the Innere Stadt first district in Vienna, Austria. It was once owned by the notable noble Pálffy family. Today, the building is used for live-music performances. ...

    Read more
  • Kaffee Alt Wien

    Kaffee Alt Wien is a traditional Viennese café located at Bäckerstraße 9 in the Innere Stadt first district in Vienna, Austria. It was established in 1936 by Leopold Hawelka and his wife Josefine on the day after their wedding ...

    Read more
  • Palais Eskeles

    Palais Eskeles is a palace in Vienna, Austria. It was owned by the Jewish noble Eskeles family. Today it houses the Jewish Museum Vienna. ...

    Read more
  • Palais Obizzi

    Palais Obizzi is a small baroque palace in Vienna, Austria. Today it houses the Vienna Clock Museum (Uhrenmuseum). ...

    Read more
  • Herrengasse (Vienna U-Bahn)

    Herrengasse is a station on of the Vienna U-Bahn. It is located in the Innere Stadt District. It opened in 1991. ...

    Read more
  • Austrian Theatre Museum

    The Austrian Theatre Museum, or Österreichisches Theatermuseum, is the national museum of theatre history in Austria. It is situated in the Palais Lobkowitz in Vienna. ...

    Read more
  • Embassy of Argentina, Vienna

    The Embassy of Argentina in Vienna is Argentina's foreign mission in Austria.http://etria.mrecic.gob.ar/en It is located at Goldschmiedgasse 2 in Vienna, the Austrian capital. Eugenio Maria Curia serves as Ambassador (as of May 2013) ...

    Read more