List of Famous Vienna Buildings & Structures Buildings

List of Famous Vienna Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Vienna skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Vienna architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Vienna are included on this list. Information about these Vienna buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Vienna and older historic landmarks.

Buildings include everything from Belvedere, Vienna to Schönbrunn Palace.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Vienna?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Vienna. Famous architectural houses within the city of Vienna are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.



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    Austria - Bethel Home

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria, Western Europe, Europe
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    The Belvedere is a historic building complex in Vienna, Austria, consisting of two Baroque palaces, the Orangery, and the Palace Stables. The buildings are set in a Baroque park landscape in the third district of the city, on the south-eastern edge of its centre. It houses the Belvedere museum. The ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Opened: Jan 01 1723
    • Architect: Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt
    • Created By: Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt
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    Donauturm

    The Vienna Donauturm[p], opened in April 1964, is the tallest structure in Austria, at 252 metres, and among the 75 tallest towers in the world. The tower is located near the north bank of the Danube River in the district of Donaustadt. The hills Leopoldsberg and Kahlenberg are visible in the ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Opened: Jan 01 1964
    • Architect: Hannes Lintl
    • Created By: Hannes Lintl
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    Dooly County Courthouse

    The Dooly County Courthouse in Vienna, Georgia is a building from 1890. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. This courthouse is the fourth courthouse to serve Dooly County.more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Georgia, USA
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    Gerhard Hanappi Stadium

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    Gerhard Hanappi Stadium
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    The Gerhard-Hanappi-Stadion is a football stadion in Hütteldorf, in the west of Vienna, Austria. It is the home ground of Rapid Vienna. It was officially opened in 1977 as "Weststadion". In 1980 it was renamed, to honor its architect, Austrian football player Gerhard Hanappi. Among fans the stadium is ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
    • Created By: Gerhard Hanappi
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    Hietzinger Synagoge

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    Hietzinger Synagoge
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    The Hietzinger Synagoge was a synagogue in the Hietzing district of Vienna, Austria. It was destroyed during the Reichskristallnacht in November 1938.more

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    • City/Town: Austria
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    Hohe Warte Stadium

    Hohe Warte Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Vienna, Austria. It is located on the Hohe Warte hill in Heiligenstadt, a northern suburb in the 19th Viennese district of Döbling. Primarily a football venue and the home of First Vienna FC, it has also occasionally played host to Austrian international ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Architect: Eduard Schönecker
    • Created By: Eduard Schönecker
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    Hundertwasserhaus

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    Hundertwasserhaus
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    The Hundertwasserhaus is an apartment house in Vienna, Austria, built after the idea and concept of Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser with architect Joseph Krawina as a co-author. This expressionist landmark of Vienna is located in the Landstraße district on the corner of Kegelgasse and ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria, Western Europe, Europe
    • Architect: Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Joseph Krawina
    • Created By: Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Joseph Krawina
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    Karlsplatz Stadtbahn Station

    Karlsplatz Stadtbahn Station is a former station of the Viennese Stadtbahn. The buildings above ground on Karlsplatz are a well-known example of Jugendstil architecture. These buildings were included in The Vienna Secession, as they followed many of the artistic styles of that movement. They were ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
    • Architect: Otto Wagner
    • Created By: Otto Wagner
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    Kugelmugel

    Kugelmugel is a former micronation located in Vienna, Austria. Located in Vienna Prater, the Republic of Kugelmugel declared independence in 1984, after disputes between artist Edwin Lipburger and Austrian authorities over building permits for the ball-shaped house which he built in the countryside in ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
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    Millennium Tower

    The Millennium Tower is the second tallest building and fourth tallest structure in Austria at 171 metres. The tower is located at Handelskai 94-96 in the Brigittenau 20th district in Vienna, Austria. An antenna mounted on top of the tower brings the architectural height to 202 metres but does not count ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Opened: Jan 01 1999
    • Architect: Gustav Peichl, Boris Podrecca
    • Created By: Gustav Peichl, Boris Podrecca
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    Palais Ferstel

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria, Western Europe, Europe
    • Architect: Heinrich von Ferstel
    • Created By: Heinrich von Ferstel
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    Pazmanitentempel

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    The Pazmanitentempel, also known as the Synagogue in der Leopoldstadt, Pazmanitengasse 6, was a large synagogue in Vienna's second district Leopoldstadt. It was designed and constructed by the architect Ignaz Reiser. The building was financed by Adolf Schramek who signed the contract with the builder in ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
    • Architect: Ignaz Reiser
    • Created By: Ignaz Reiser
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    Polnische Schul

    The Polnische Schul was a synagogue in Leopoldsgasse, Vienna. It was built by the noted architect Wilhelm Stiassny in 1892. It was built specifically for the Polish Jewish community in the late 19th century. The Polnische Schul was destroyed during the Reichskristallnacht in 1938. Today a modern ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
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    Austrian Postal Savings Bank

    The Austrian Postal Savings Bank building is a famous modernist building in Vienna, designed and built by the architect Otto Wagner. The building is regarded as an important early work of modern architecture, representing Wagner's first move away from Art Nouveau and Neoclassicism. It was constructed ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
    • Architect: Otto Wagner
    • Created By: Otto Wagner
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    Raimund Theater

    The Raimund Theater is a theatre in the Mariahilf district of Vienna, Austria. Named after the Austrian dramatist Ferdinand Raimund, the theatre was built by an association of Viennese citizens and opened on 28 November 1893 with Raimund's play Die gefesselte Phantasie. The theater is currently owned by ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Opened: Nov 28 1893
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    Rathaus, Vienna

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    Rathaus, Vienna
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    The Rathaus is a building in Vienna which serves as the seat both of the mayor and city council of the city of Vienna. The town hall also serves, in personal union, as Governor and Assembly of the State of Vienna, a state with the Austrian federal system.more

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    • City/Town: Austria
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    Reichsbrücke

    The Reichsbrücke is Vienna's most famous bridge, linking Mexicoplatz in Leopoldstadt with the Donauinsel in Donaustadt on the other side of the Danube. It lies on an important axis leading from the city centre at Stephansplatz, through Praterstern, and on to Kagran in the north-east. The bridge carries ...more

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    • City/Town: Austria
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    Schönbrunn Palace
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    Schönbrunn Palace is a former imperial summer residence located in Vienna, Austria. The 1,441-room Baroque palace is one of the most important architectural, cultural and historical monuments in the country. Since the mid-1950s it has been a major tourist attraction. The history of the palace and its ...more

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    • City/Town: Vienna, Austria
    • Opened: Jan 01 1699
    • Architect: Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Nicolò Pacassi
    • Created By: Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Nicolò Pacassi
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    The Vienna Secession was formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian artists who had resigned from the Association of Austrian Artists, housed in the Vienna Künstlerhaus. This movement included painters, sculptors, and architects. The first president of the Secession was Gustav Klimt, and Rudolf von Alt was ...more

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    • Opened: Jan 01 1899
    • Architect: Joseph Maria Olbrich
    • Created By: Joseph Maria Olbrich
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