List of Famous Vienna Buildings & Structures

Updated June 8, 2017 15k views 35 items

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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City/Town: Vienna, Austria, Western Europe, Europe

Belvedere is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Vienna Buildings & Structures
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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 grounds are set on a gentle gradient and include decorative tiered fountains and cascades, Baroque sculptures, and majestic wrought iron gates. The Baroque palace complex was built as a summer residence for Prince Eugene of Savoy. The Belvedere was built during a period of extensive construction in Vienna, which at the time was both the imperial capital and home to the ruling Habsburg dynasty. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Vienna, Austria

Opened: Jan 01 1723

Architect: Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt

Created By: Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt

Style: Baroque architecture

Building Function: Palace

Donauturm is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Vienna Buildings & Structures
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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 background. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Vienna, Austria

Opened: Jan 01 1964

Structural Height (m): 252.0

Architect: Hannes Lintl

Created By: Hannes Lintl

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 on Wikipedia

City/Town: Vienna, Georgia, USA

Style: Romanesque architecture