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  • 1. Akademietheater

    3rd District/Landstrasse | Theater

    The Burg's smaller house, the Akademietheater, draws on much the same group of actors for classical and modern plays, but performances are in...Read More

  • 2. Artis International

    1st District | Film

    Around the corner from Tuchlauben, the Artis has six screens showing the latest blockbusters three to four times a day. ...Read More

  • 3. Bäckerstrasse4

    1st District | Art Galleries–Arts

    With this gallery, owner Gabriele Schober has successfully established a way for young artists to display their works. Student works are submitted...Read More

  • 4. Brotfabrik

    10th District/Favoriten | Art Galleries–Arts

    A former bread factory is now the site of one of Vienna's newest contemporary art venue. Ateliers, galleries, showrooms, and artists' in residence...Read More

  • 5. Burg Kino

    1st District | Film

    Carol Reed's Vienna-based classic The Third Man, with Orson Welles and Joseph Cotton, is screened every day except Wednesday. Hollywood's...Read More

  • 6. Burgtheater

    1st District | Theater

    One of the leading German-language theaters in the world, the Burgtheater's repertoire frequently mixes German classics with more modern and...Read More

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  • 7. Deutschordenskloster

    1st District | Music

    The most enchanting place to hear Mozart in Vienna (or anywhere, for that matter) is the exquisite 18th-century Sala Terrena of the...Read More

  • 8. Festsaal

    1st District | Music

    For a grand evening of Strauss and Mozart in imperial surroundings, head to the Wiener Hofburgorchester concerts given in the Hofburg Palace...Read More

  • 9. Filmmuseum

    1st District | Film

    In the Albertina Museum, the Filmmuseum has one of the most ambitious and sophisticated schedules around, with a heavy focus on English-language...Read More

  • 10. Galerie Feichtner

    1st District | Art Galleries–Arts

    Opposite Vienna's House of Music, Lucas Feichtner's gallery radiates with the bold colors of huge contemporary, abstract, and decorative artworks...Read More

  • 11. Gallery Christine Koenig

    4th District/Wieden | Art Galleries–Arts

    This is one of the most influential of the Schleifmühlgasse galleries. ...Read More

  • 12. Gallery Georg Kargl

    4th District/Wieden | Art Galleries–Arts

    Most of the contemporary galleries in the Freihaus-Quartier are along Schleifmühlgasse. This one, in a former printing shop, shows art that...Read More

  • 13. Gallery Krinzinger

    7th District/Neubau | Art Galleries–Arts

    A presence at cutting-edge art fairs around the world, this gallery has been going strong since the 1970s, when it pushed Vienna Actionism....Read More

  • 14. Haydn

    6th District/Mariahilf | Film

    One of the city's original movie theaters, this family-run place shows blockbuster movies in 3-D on three screens. ...Read More

  • 15. ImPulsTanz


    Europe's biggest contemporary dance festival takes place in venues large and small all over the city between mid-July and mid-August. The Vienna...Read More

  • 16. Joseph Haydn House

    6th District/Mariahilf | Music

    In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Joseph Haydn's death, his last residence has been completely redone and now holds an exhibition...Read More

  • 17. Kammerspiele der Josefstadt

    1st District | Theater

    The newly renovated theater offers a season of modern dramas and comedies. ...Read More

  • 18. Konzerthaus

    1st District | Music

    A three-minute walk from the Musikverein is the Konzerthaus, home to three performance halls: the Grosser Konzerthaussaal, Mozartsaal, and...Read More

  • 19. Letztes Erfreuliches Operntheater

    3rd District/Landstrasse | Opera

    What would La Traviata be like with two soloists and a piano? Or how about a Tosca where you can join in the chorus? Stefan Fleischhacker...Read More

  • 20. Marionettentheater Schloss Schönbrunner

    13th District/Hietzing | Puppet Shows

    Historical recordings of Mozart's Magic Flute and other favorites are on the program at this magnificent puppet theater in Schönbrunn Palace...Read More

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