Visiting Vienna

Gloriette in winter

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.


Kunsthistorisches Museum (Museum of Fine Arts)

125 years of the KHM

The Kunsthistorische Museum on the Ringstrasse was opened with much festivity in 1891. The anniversary (8.3. until 11.9.) exhibition deals with the subject of "Festival cultures" from the Middle Ages to the present day. more

Interior shot of a coffee roasthouse

Freshly roasted!

Vienna is the city of coffee. Coffee tastes even better when freshly roasted in Viennese coffee roast houses. Our tip: enjoy on the spot or take home as a souvenir. more

Museum of the Johann Strauss Dynasty, street view

Museum of the Johann Strauss Dynasty

The Museum of the Johann Strauss Dynasty is the first museum in the world to present the family history and creative works of the entire Strauss family. more

The skating rink from above

Vienna Ice Dream

The scenic outdoor ice skating rink set against the wintry backdrop of Vienna City Hall will be open until early March and provides 8,000 square meters of skating area. more

Giant Ferris Wheel (Riesenrad)

250th anniversary of the Vienna Prater

Ever since Emperor Joseph II opened the Vienna Prater to the public two and a half centuries ago, it has been a highly popular recreation area for everyone in Vienna. more

View over the Danube in Vienna

Tourism in Vienna reached record levels

With an increase of 5.9 percent to a total of 14.3 million overnight stays, Vienna has exceeded the 14 million mark for the first time in 2015. more

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