Historic Center of Vienna, Vienna

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Boasting Baroque castles and gardens mixed with monuments and parks, the architecture of Historic Center of Vienna, a World Heritage Site, reflects significant cultural and political periods in Europe. Most notably, the center's architecture visually represents the Middle Ages, the Baroque period, and the Grunderzeit. This site was the home of Celtic and Roman settlements before developing into a Medieval and then Baroque city. With the Ringstrasse and its historic buildings and monuments, Vienna's historic core is full of important Austrian museums and government buildings. Walk along the Danube, and look for the different architectural imprints left on this city. Take a look at our Vienna trip maker tool to schedule your visit to Historic Center of Vienna and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The stephansplatz cathedral at city center is an imposing structure. Marvelous example of Gothic architecture. It is a great see both inside and outside alike. At night also this place is live with cr...  more »
  • To get acquainted with the main sights of the historical Center is a great walk on a fig, for an hour you will pass by the most important and significant places, from St. Stephen's Cathedral to the house where Mozart has written "Abduction from seral". After that you will only have to choose where you would like to go again. We have a separate tour visited Minoritenkirche, where the wall is the only mosaic in the world, a copy of the Last Supper of Leonardo da Vinci. And they told us about it just during a walk in a fiacre!
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