Visiting Vienna

Schönbrunn castle in autumn

Vienna is a city with a very high quality of life, a feature that is highly appreciated by the many visitors who come to the Austrian capital. The Vienna Tourist Board provides comprehensive information about sights, hotels and leisure activities in Vienna to give visitors a structured overview of the many events and attractions in the city.


View into the gallery "Collecting Craze. I Suffer from Museomania!"

Weltmuseum Wien

Following extensive renovations, the Weltmuseum Wien (World Museum Vienna) is reopened and shows valuable treasures from around the world. The highlights include the collection of seafarer James Cook and the world-famous feather headdress of a Mexican priest. more

Statue by Rubens in an exhibition room

Rubens: The power of transformation

The Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna places 120 works by the Flemish painter Peter Paul Rubens at the centre of a major exhibition that can be admired until 21 January 2018. more

Members of the group Maybepop

20th Voice Mania 2017

A cappella singing at its best - that's what Voice Mania, the international concert festival of vocal acrobatics shows this year for the twentieth time (from 3 November to 3 December). more

View over the Danube in Vienna

Tourism in Vienna reached record levels in 2016

For the seventh time in a row, tourist overnight stays in Vienna reached new record levels last year. The 2016 result is 14.96 million – 4.4 percent increase on the figures reported in 2015. more

View from above over St. Stephen's Cathedral and first district of Vienna

Video gives "A Taste of Vienna"

For the time-lapse movie "A Taste of Vienna" 87,000 photos were taken over the course of a year. The video project is a declaration of love to the Austrian federal capital. more

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