Historic Center of Vienna, Vienna

4.8
#1 of 9 in Neighborhoods in Austria
Must see · World heritage site · Neighborhood · Other
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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  • My husband and I visited Vienna last year for a short break and had a wonderful time. There's so much to see and do and I would recommend a trip on one of the many tour buses to take it all in. The....  more »
  • Beautiful and special, it is a place very easily wandered, full of beautiful streets and buildings, and endless things to do. Great food, good shopping, not much left wanting.  more »
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