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skates, in the background Vienna City Hall at night

Vienna Ice Dream

Visitors can enjoy ice skating against the magnificent backdrop of Vienna City Hall until 12 March 2017. As every year, there will be a great choice of culinary delights. more

Events

Dancing couples at a ball

Vienna ball season

25.2. | various venues

Each year more than 450 balls take place in Vienna. The ball season reaches its peak in January and February. more

The Poetics of the Material until 26.2.
In the End: Architecture until 20.3.
Accordion Festival 2017 until 26.3.
Georgia O'Keeffe until 26.3.
Július Koller. One Man Anti Show until 17.4.
Diversity counts! An expedition through biodiversity until 17.4.
Protestant Vienna. Religious Conflict after Luther until 14.5.
Daniel Richter. Lonely Old Slogans until 5.6.
The Emperor's Gold until 5.6.
 
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

Rendering of the new FLEXITY tram in front of the Vienna City Hall

New trams for Vienna

From 2018, all-new FLEXITY tramway trains will gradually replace the last non-low floor trams still in service. By 2026, up to 156 of the new models will be manufactured at the Bombardier facility in Vienna’s 22nd district. more

Rendering of the revised project area Vienna Ice-Skating Club/ InterContinental Hotel/ Vienna Konzerthaus; view in winter

Plans for the Vienna Ice-Skating Club

The skating rink of the Vienna Ice-Skating Club will become even more attractive, the area outside Vienna Konzerthaus will be upgraded, and Vienna will get a new, modern conference venue as well as an attractive public square. 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