Culture & History

Hand turning the pages of a calender

Intercultural calendar

Important holidays of the largest religious and ethnic groups and traditional holidays in Vienna. more

exterior view Theater an der Wien

Congratulations are due

It’s time to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Theater an der Wien’s status as Vienna’s new opera house. Today, the TadW enjoys a stellar international reputation and has repeatedly been voted one of the best opera houses in Europe. more

Shelves bearing busts at the depot Himberg

New central depot

The extensive reserve collection of Wien Museum, the City of Vienna’s history and art museum, has been transferred to a modern depot at the town of Himberg near Vienna. more

Vienna State Opera

150th anniversary of the Ringstrasse

Vienna’s Ring boulevard, the Ring­strasse, is one of the greatest examples of 19th century urban development. The Ring was formally in­augurated by Emperor Francis Joseph I. on 1 May 1865. more

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