Der Stephansdom (Domkirche St. Stephan zu Wien) ist seit 1365 Domkirche (Sitz eines Domkapitels), seit 1469/1479 Kathedrale (Bischofssitz) und seit 1723 Metropolitankirche des Erzbischofs von Wien. Der von Wienern auch kurz Steffl genannte römisch-katholische Dom gilt als Wahrzeichen Wiens.
In Vienna you can get to know this magnificent church with Gothic style. It has two independent towers, from where you can have a stunning view of the city. For this, you will only have to climb 500 steps, but there is also an elevator. Although you can also be privileged with a musical concert…
The catacombs beneath Vienna's main landmark St. Stephen's Cathedral. Actually two separate systems of underground burial places, but connected. ... In fact, however, only part of the catacombs are actually located under the church, and rather constitute a system of crypts
With its dark Gothic spires, intricately tiled roof, and imposing bell tower, St. Stephen's Cathedral is one of Vienna's star attractions. Centrally located on Stephansplatz square in the city's UNESCO-listed historic center, the cathedral is architecturally stunning both inside and out. It’s free…
Catacombs beneath St.Stephen'S Cathedral. Vienna’s Stephansdom Cathedral is home to altars, organs, statues, relics, and all the other accumulated treasures of an ancient cathedral. It also houses around 11,000 “bodies”, all sleeping the endless sleep below the building. Luckily (?) for us, you…
St. Stephens Cathedral is the symbol of Vienna! Today, it is one of the most important Gothic structures in Austria.
“The Hofburg is the former principal imperial palace of the habsburg dynasty rulers and today serves as the official residence and workplace of the president of austria.”
“Among Vienna's most popular attractions, Belvedere Palace is really two splendid Baroque buildings: the Lower (Unteres) Belvedere and the Upper (Oberes) Belvedere. Highlights of the Upper Palace include the Ground Floor Hall, with its statues, and the Ceremonial Staircase, with its rich stucco relief and frescoes. Also worth seeing is the Marble Hall, a stunning two-story hall with numerous period sculptures, paintings, and ceiling frescoes. The Lower Palace also boasts a Marble Hall, this one noted for its oval plaster medallions and rich ceiling fresco, as well as a Marble Gallery built to house a collection of historic statues. Other notable buildings include the Winter Palace, a Baroque building that once housed the Court Treasury, the Orangery, the Palace Stables (home to the Medieval Treasury), and the Belvedere Gardens and Fountains linking the two palaces. The Österreichische Galerie Belvedere is an art museum in the Belvedere Palace, known for its extensive collections, including a rich array of sculptures and panel paintings from the 12th to the 16th centuries. But it is perhaps best known for Austrian Symbolist artist Gustav Klimt's The Kiss, a masterpiece of early modern art.”
“Schönbrunn ( beautiful spring)... Main summer residence of the Habsburg rulers, located in Hietzing! ”
“Built by the famous Austrian artist Hundertwasser. Inside you'll find his artwork as well as temporary exhibitions ”