Neubau Sights Walking Tour, Vienna

Neubau district of Vienna is an important shopping area, especially in the Mariahilfer Straße and Neubaugasse. The Volkstheater Wien, one of Vienna's large mainstream theatres, as well as the Museumsquartier, a centre dedicated to modern art, housing the Leopold Collection are located in Neubau.
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Neubau Sights Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Neubau Sights Walking Tour
Guide Location: Austria » Vienna (See other walking tours in Vienna)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 10
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.6 km
Author: leticia
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Palais Auersperg

1) Palais Auersperg

Palais Auersperg, named after Prince Adolf Auersperg, is a huge Baroque style palace that was built for the royal Auersperg family. The palace features a beautiful park and is currently used to hold a variety of festivities, classical music concerts and other...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Palais Trautson

2) Palais Trautson

Palais Trautson also represents traditional Baroque architecture of Vienna. It was built in 1712 and was the long-time home for the noble Trautson family. Nowadays, this well-preserved palace holds the Austrian Ministry of...   view more
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Palais Epstein

3) Palais Epstein

Palais Epstein is a Ringstraßenpalais in Vienna. It was built for the industrialist and banker Gustav Ritter von Epstein. The architect was Theophil Freiherr von Hansen, who also designed the adjacentAustrian Parliament Building. Unlike traditional Baroque noble palaces in Vienna, the Palais Epsteinwas built in the late 19th century and is therefore considered a Ringstraßenpalais. It is up to five storeys high and built in the neo-renaissance style typical of its time. From...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Naturhistorisches Museum

4) Naturhistorisches Museum (must see)

The Naturhistorisches Museum is part of the larger Wien complex of exhibits located all over the city of Vienna. The current facility has grown to over 90,000 square feet in size. In recent years, software has been developed to allow you to tour part of the place via a virtual tour.

The location is known worldwide, as it is one of the most important collections of items of natural history to be found anywhere. The project started over 250 years ago and now features over 20,000,000 pieces of...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Kunsthistorisches Museum

5) Kunsthistorisches Museum (must see)

The very name of the place means “Museum of Art History.” Many locals just call it the KHM. The place was founded in 1891, and was designed at the same time as the Maria-Theresien Platz. Construction of the building lasted for 19 years. It is one of the most impressive art collections in all of Europe. Emperor Franz Joseph the First of Austria was responsible for the construction. It was designed mainly to hold the impressive art collection of the Hapsburgs.

The central structure on...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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MUMOK - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien

6) MUMOK - Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien

MUMOK, as it is named for short, is a museum that was designed to be a place to help promote and display all that is best about the modern age of art. They focus on pieces that have been done during the 20th and 21st Centuries. With such a focus, they have been able to amass one of the world’s larger collections of paintings, sketches, sculpture, etc. from this period.

The building that houses the collection is just as unique as the art. The outer structure is done in a very dark gray lava...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Leopold Museum

7) Leopold Museum (must see)

This famous museum can be found in the so-called “Museumsquartier” of Vienna. If you only get a chance to see one museum while you are visiting, this may be your choice. It houses one of the largest Austrian centered collections of art in the world. You can visit and see the works of Kokoschka, Gerstl, Schiele, and even Klimt. All in all, there are more than five thousand exhibits.

The location is named for the famous couple - Rudolf and Elisabeth - who put the collection together over a...   view more
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Kunstmarkt Spittelberg

8) Kunstmarkt Spittelberg

Kunstmarkt Spittelberg is an 18th century building that houses small shops filled with antiques. Common pieces include handmade silver and leather goods, dolls, and old, beautifully decorated electric light bulbs. You are sure to find here something unusual and special for yourself or a...   view more
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Wein & Co

9) Wein & Co

What to buy here: Austrian White Wine. At Mariahilfer Strasse 36 you will find the fabulous WINE & CO, a flagship store and concept bar in a building designed by architects Henke and Schreieck, which sets a new standard in food communication. In this wonderful urban wine centre the feel good atmosphere guarenteed around the clock presents WEIN & CO as a wining-dining-shopping concept. You will find the branch on the second floor. The bar is open daily from 9am in the morning until 2am...   view more
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Tu Felix

10) Tu Felix

What to buy here: Designer clothing and accessories.

With a range of portable giftwares including bags, wallets, clothing, jewellery and even antlers, Tu Felix is the right place to come for your a regional Austrian acquisition. Tiny miniture antlers carved in silver and left to dangle on a thin cord or silver chain you can hang around your neck. Prices starting at 46€. Men may prefer a black or brown belt with the logo embossed on a silver buckle. All belts are 69€. Intricately designed...   view more

Walking Tours in Vienna, Austria

Create Your Own Walk in Vienna

Create Your Own Walk in Vienna

Creating your own self-guided walk in Vienna is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Old Town East Walking Tour

Old Town East Walking Tour

The Innere Stadt, first district of Vienna, is part of the World Heritage Site Historic Centre of the city. Originally the inner city was divided into four quarters, which were designated after important town gates. Take this tour to explore the beautiful landmarks, art galleries and shops in the East area of the Innere Stadt.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 km
Famous Homes of Vienna

Famous Homes of Vienna

Vienna was once the home or temporary residence for a number of celebrated people and noble families. Talented musicians, composers, architects and even famous psychologist Sigmund Freud once resided in this beautiful city. Most of their former homes are now museums which acquaint us with the lives and works of these famous persons.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.5 km
Old Town Museums Tour

Old Town Museums Tour

Thanks to its glorious past, Vienna is home to almost one hundred museums. This wonderful city offers a wide range of local history and culture museums exhibiting Vienna’s unique history and culture. This tour will guide you to most famous museums located in the Old Town of Vienna.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 km
City Orientation Walking Tour I

City Orientation Walking Tour I

Vienna is one of the most beautiful and important cities in Europe. It contains some of the richest examples of Austrian history. Vienna attracts a large amount of tourists because of its wonderful parks, beautiful architecture and historic sites. This Vienna City Orientation Tour will show you the most interesting places the city has to offer.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 km
Wieden Sights Walking Tour

Wieden Sights Walking Tour

Wieden is the 4th district of Vienna, it is near the center and also one of the oldest in the city. Although it was established as district only in 1850, it traces its roots all the way back to the 1100s, particularly its main street, by the same name. As the sight of the former royal residence of Ferdinand II, it is home to a number of wonderful historic landmarks and museums, as well as a number of select shops and cafes.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 km
Nightlife Walking Tour

Nightlife Walking Tour

Vienna has a reputation for history, classical music and elegance, but don't forget about its hot nightlife. The city is full of trendy bars, cafes, disco and clubs, where you can spend a fantastic evening dancing the night away. You can't visit Vienna without stopping at some of the following after-hours hot spots.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 km

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