Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #8 in Vienna, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 19 sights
Distance 9.3 km
Ascend 208 m
Descend 186 m

Explore Vienna in Austria with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in ViennaIndividual Sights in Vienna

Sight 1: Figurentheater LILARUM

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The Figure Theater Lilarum is a Viennese puppet theater and an essential Austrian cultural institution for children.

Wikipedia: Figurentheater Lilarum (DE), Website

1048 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 2: Karl-Borromäus-Brunnen

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The Karl Borromäus Fountain is a listed fountain on Karl Borromäus Square in the 3rd district of Vienna, Landstraße. He is a joint work of sculptor Josef Engelhart and architect Jože Plečnik. It is considered one of the few examples of free sculptures from the Art Nouveau period.

Wikipedia: Karl-Borromäus-Brunnen (DE)

244 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Palais Sternberg

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Palais Sternberg

Palais Sternberg is a palace in Vienna's 3rd district, Landstraße, located at Ungargasse 43. Set back from the street, it is the only remaining palace in Ungargasse.

Wikipedia: Palais Sternberg (DE)

496 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 4: Kathedrale zum heiligen Nikolaus

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The Russian Orthodox Cathedral of St. Nicholas is a late historicist church in Vienna's 3rd district, Jaurèsgasse 2. It is the seat of the Russian Orthodox community of Vienna and has been an eparchy since 1962.

Wikipedia: Russisch-orthodoxe Kathedrale (Wien) (DE), Website

270 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: Palais Bourgoing

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Palais Bourgoing Erich Schmid / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Palais Bourgoing is located in Vienna's 3rd district Landstraße, Metternichgasse 12 and is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Palais Bourgoing (DE)

424 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 6: Marokkanerbrunnen

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The Morokkanerbrunnen is a fountain in the Marokkanergasse in Vienna's 3rd district, Landstraße.

Wikipedia: Marokkanerbrunnen (DE)

247 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 7: Gardekirche

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The Gardekirche or Church of the Resurrectionists in honor of the crucified Savior is located at Rennweg 5a in Vienna's 3rd district Landstraße. The classicist central building with interior decoration in the form of courtly rococo is considered one of the main works of the architect Nikolaus von Pacassi.

Wikipedia: Gardekirche (DE)

65 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 8: Palais Hoyos

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Palais Hoyos is an Art Nouveau building in the Landstraße district of Vienna, Austria.

Wikipedia: Palais Hoyos (EN)

747 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 9: Künstlerhaus Wien

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The Künstlerhaus in Vienna's 1st district has accommodated the Künstlerhaus Vereinigung since 1868. It is located in the Ringstrassenzone in between Akademiestraße, Bösendorferstraße and Musikvereinsplatz.

Wikipedia: Vienna Künstlerhaus (EN), Website

647 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 10: Schutzengelbrunnen

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The Guardian Angel Fountain is a fountain on Rilkeplatz in Vienna's 4th district of Wieden.

Wikipedia: Schutzengelbrunnen (DE)

204 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 11: Paulanerkirche

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The Roman Catholic Church in the 4th district of Wieden, called Paulanerkirche, is located on Irene-Harand-Platz from Wiedner Hauptstraße at the junction of the Favoritenstraße. As a branch church, it belongs to the parish of a happy message in the city dean of 4/5 in the Vicariat Vienna City of the Archdiocese of Vienna. The church is under monument protection.

Wikipedia: Paulanerkirche (Wien) (DE)

159 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 12: Mozart-Brunnen

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The Mozart Fountain, also known as the Magic Flute Fountain, is a fountain on Mozartplatz in Vienna's 4th district of Wieden.

Wikipedia: Mozartbrunnen (Wien) (DE)

865 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 13: Theater Akzent

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The Theater Akzent is a stage in the 4th district of Wieden, founded by the Wiener Laboratory Chamber in the framework of the Adolf-Czettel-Education Centre.

Wikipedia: Theater Akzent (DE)

879 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 14: Freie Bühne Wieden

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Freie Bühne Wieden

The Freie Bühne Wieden is a private theatre in the 4th district of Vienna, Wieden, which opened on 17 December 1976.

Wikipedia: Freie Bühne Wieden (DE), Website

222 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 15: Palais Apponyi

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The Palais Apponyi is a palatial building in the district of Wieden in Vienna, Austria. Its address is Johann-Strauss-Gasse 7.

Wikipedia: Palais Apponyi (EN)

564 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 16: Justizanstalt Wien-Mittersteig

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The Vienna-Mittersteig judge is a special institution of the Austrian prison system in the 5th district of Margareten in Vienna. In the prison, mainly inmates of the intelligence against accountable, mentally abnormal legal breakers are housed. In contrast, non -compatible mentally abnormal legal crusher are accommodated in the Göllersdorf and Asten prison.

Wikipedia: Justizanstalt Wien-Mittersteig (DE), Website

736 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 17: Vorwärts-Haus

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The Vorwärts building is a building in the 5th district of Vienna, Margareten, which was the seat of the Republican Protection League, the party headquarters of the Social Democratic Workers' Party (SDAP) and the Vorwärts publishing house.

Wikipedia: Vorwärts-Gebäude (DE)

1030 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 18: Bruno-Kreisky-Park

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Bruno-Kreisky-Park is a park in Vienna's 5th district, Margareten. It is located right next to the Margaretengürtel and the Right Wienzeile.

Wikipedia: Bruno-Kreisky-Park (DE)

456 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 19: Gustav-Adolf-Kirche

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The Gustav Adolf Church is an Evangelical Lutheran church building in the 6th district of Mariahilf. It is the first Protestant church building in the area of the suburbs between the Vienna city walls and the line wall. The building is under monument protection (list entry).

Wikipedia: Gustav-Adolf-Kirche (Wien) (DE)


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