Historic Center of Vienna, Vienna

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World heritage site · Historic Walking Area · 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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  • It’s a great street to walk and lots of cafes n restaurants. And shopping available just amazing as the sun goes down and it’s a different atmosphere with all the places light up loved it  more »
  • One thing about the city of Vienna is that it is breathtaking and you are constantly wowed by the buildings, architecture and just can't stop looking round. So much so we nearly got run over a few...  more »
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  • It is worth seeing everything, both what it puts on the maps and getting lost in its beautiful streets. Feeling of security at all times and that I have been all over all places.
  • Absolute must! Top location!

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