Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #9 in Vienna, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 7 sights
Distance 3.6 km
Ascend 91 m
Descend 84 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: Joseph Wessely

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The Joseph Wessely monument is located on the north side of Linnéplatz, next to the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna's 19th district of Döbling. The monument in memory of the Inspector General of Forests and Domains, Director of the Forestry Academy in Mariabrunn and Forest Writer Joseph Wessely is the work of Rudolf Weyr and was unveiled on 16 May 1908.

Wikipedia: Joseph-Wessely-Denkmal (DE)

69 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 2: Linnépark

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Linnéplatz is located in Vienna's Döbling district. The square is located in the cottage district, close to the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna and the Türkenschanzpark. The square was named after the Swedish naturalist Carl von Linné on 7 June 1907.

Wikipedia: Linnéplatz (Wien) (DE)

364 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 3: Paulinenwarte

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The Paulinenwarte is a viewing station in the Turkish Chances Park in the 18th Vienna district of Währing.

Wikipedia: Paulinenwarte (DE), Website

642 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 4: Sternwartepark

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The Observatory Park is a green space owned by the Austrian Federal Real Estate Company (BIG) in Vienna-Währing, at the centre of which is the Vienna University Observatory. In 1973, a conflict with political consequences broke out over a planned partial development of this area, which attracted a lot of media attention.

Wikipedia: Sternwartepark (DE)

677 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 5: Saint Josef - Weinhaus

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The Weinhaus Parish Church is a Roman Catholic parish church dedicated to St. Joseph in the Weinhaus district of the 18th district of Vienna, Währing, Gentzgasse 142.

Wikipedia: Pfarrkirche Weinhaus (DE), Website

1116 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 6: Haus 1

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Haus 1

The Semmelweis-Frauenklinik is a women's clinic in the 18th district of Vienna known as Währing. It is named after Ignaz Semmelweis. The clinic is registered as an historically significant place and is to be found at Bastiengasse 36–38 in Vienna. It encompasses six five-story pavilions surrounded by a park.

Wikipedia: Semmelweis Frauen-Klinik (EN)

719 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 7: Maria-Theresien-Schlössel

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The Maria-Theresien-Schlössel is a former castle at Gersthofer Straße 143 in the 18th district of Vienna, Währing, where the Museum of Erste Bank AG is now housed.

Wikipedia: Maria-Theresien-Schlössel (Wien Gersthofer Straße) (DE)


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