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Rendering of the redevelopment of Getreidemarkt

Redevelopment plans "walking and cycling in Vienna in 2017"

The aim for 2017 is to close gaps in Vienna's cycle path network and to make cycling in the city safer and more attractive. One of the highlights of the programme is the redevelopment of the Getreidemarkt area. more


woman singing

Accordion Festival

until 26.3. | various venues

The Accordion Festival will present accordion music in all its many facets starting on February 25. more

Vienna Blues Spring until 30.4.
Georgia O'Keeffe until 26.3.
handiCRAFT: Traditional Skills in the Digital Age until 9.4.
Július Koller. One Man Anti Show until 17.4.
Diversity counts! An expedition through biodiversity until 17.4.
Vienna City Marathon 23.4.
Protestant Vienna. Religious Conflict after Luther until 14.5.
Daniel Richter. Lonely Old Slogans until 5.6.
Maria Theresa: 300th birthday in 2017 until 29.11.
Vienna International Center and the Danube River from above

Quality of living - Vienna still number one

Vienna again tops the quality of living survey in 2017. The results of the Mercer study show, for the eighth time, that Vienna's approach to quality of living is internationally acknowledged. more

Modern building

The world's largest passive house

"Smart Campus" is the new gas and electricity distribution hub run by Wiener Netze (Vienna Mains). It is the energy nerve centre for a large chunk of Austria and yet uses little energy itself. more

Cover of the energy Report

Energy Report

The Energy Report is an invitation for people to look at the situation of energy and the associated climate protection issues in Vienna. The fifth Energy Report analyses the measures and developments. more

refugee children playing with soap bubbles

Help for refugees

The City of Vienna, several NGOs and "Helfer Wiens" have set up a platform for everyone who wants to help. more