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Strauss Monument

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This gold-coated statue of famous 19th-century musician Johann Strauss playing violin stands in the Stadtpark.
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Stadtpark, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by the Strauss monument in Stadtpark shortly after arriving in Vienna. Is it a bit touristy...yes. Is it overly photographed...yes. I still wouldn't have missed it. It is a shame so many tourists think it is acceptable to let their children climb on...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 16 September 2018

A monument inside the Stadtpark. Very touristy, but if you happen to be close to the park go and have a look, would go only for the monument..

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 8 September 2018

In the Stadtpark I guess that this monument is what everyone visits the park for and is therefore the most photographed. It is quite impressive but look at the other monuments dedicated to musicians whilst you are there. I guess that this is one of...More

Thank Photophilplym
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Probably the most photographed monument in Vienna, and of course it appears in all the travel brochures.Worth a stop if you are attending a concert at the Kursalon Conncert Hall, but otherwise it's off the street in a park. The problem with getting a photograph...More

1  Thank Gerald D
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This is a great spot for a photo opportunity and to remember Johann Strauss by during our visit to Vienna. Lots of tourist come here to take photos so just have to queue to wait for a turn if it gets busy. Lovely memory of...More

Thank moonlotus18
Reviewed 1 July 2018

and while you are there... snap a picture with the famous Johann Strauss II. Stroll through the park to get away form the busy busy. You can also bring along some bread to feed the birds and fish.

Thank mjbcmjbc
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The beautiful golden statue of the famous composer playing his violin stands in front of an arch in the lush Stadtpark in Central Vienna. The arch is decorated with statues of angels while beautiful flowerbeds in front of the monument enhance its beauty. The monument...More

1  Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The Strauss Monument is located near Stadtpark Railway Station handy to numerous places for tourists to get a refreshment. On a sunny day the park is very popular so just be patient getting that family snap. The surrounds are green and a nice break from...More

Thank B3582WVsimond
Reviewed 21 April 2018

During ouf visit to Stadtpark we stopped for a photo at the Strauss Monument, a fitting tribute to the king of the Viennese waltz, Johann Strauss. Gilded and sporting his violin, this monument is easily recognizable when visiting the park.

1  Thank denver60
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We passed around this beautiful statue on our way to the play ground as kids were bored of walking. Interesting one. It was shining on the sun linger with its golden colour. Most wanted for photo stop. Nice gardens and plenty of benches to sit...More

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Inner City
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
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