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Address: Stephansplatz 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 515523054
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Austria's most prominent national symbol, this magnificent cathedral is...

Austria's most prominent national symbol, this magnificent cathedral is known for its intricately tiled roof and its nearly 500-foot-tall South Tower, which provides amazing views of the entire city.

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The stripey roof is a must-see.

Go up the north tower (bell tower) for the best views of the amazing roof. Go up the main tower ("Steffl") for the best views of the city. Where they're cleaning soot off the... read more

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Bridport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Go up the north tower (bell tower) for the best views of the amazing roof. Go up the main tower ("Steffl") for the best views of the city. Where they're cleaning soot off the stonework the place simply dazzles. Inside it's a bit dingy; very much a working church.

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Definitely well worth a visit if your even only passing through Vienna, especially the Treasury. The architecture is magnificient.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a unique cathedral, starting with the roof with its impressive tile design. Can't really remember the inside as being extremely beautiful but a beautiful church in a coll area..

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We started by walking around the outside of the Cathedral, spectacular architecture to say the least. Once inside even more spectacular. Well worth an hour of anyone's time

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an excellent church in the old city. Attended a mass and was impressed with control of visitors during the service.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Entered from the underground to see this very impressive building. Built through different architectural eras. Right in the centre of modern Vienna. Entered the Cathedral through main entrance and completely enthralled by the atmosphere, such an imposing interior. just about on time for the crypt tour. Bit pricey at €5.50 but well worth the visit. So many skulls and bones... More 

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SIDNEY BC, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited the Stephans Dom, the Major church in VIENNA, and also took the Elevator up the North Tower - called the PUMMERIN. It showed the re-cast of the original bell - which was first cast out of the Canons of the turks when they were defeted 200 years ago, and then again re-cast since it was destroyed in WW... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a remarkable building in the center of the old city! The inside is rather dark and cold, but it's worth a visit.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice cathedral, although nothing spectacular relative to other cathedrals in Europe. Extremely crowded and often has services ongoing. Definitely worth a visit, and also worthwhile walking around the exterior, but no need to dedicate hours.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

St Stephen's is as beautiful outside as inside. The roof is dazzling. To the right of the entry is '05' etched into the wall of the church. It was put there by anti-Nazi Austrian nationalists during the German occupation in WWII.

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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