Urania Sternwarte
Urania Sternwarte
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Neighbourhood: 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 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.
How to get there
  • Nestroyplatz • 6 min walk
  • Schwedenplatz • 6 min walk
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Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

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zdaati
Vienna, Austria3,544 contributions
Mar 2021 • Couples
Once a star observatory and now education and culture center. It was built in 1909 by art noveau architect max fabiani. The building is on the danube channel and by the ring strasse. One of the many interesting buildings in Vienna.
Written 8 March 2021
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MatteoMh
2 contributions
Jul 2019 • Family
There is an event called "Himmelsklicke – mit dem Handy zu den Sternen" at the Urania Sternwarte.
Adapters for the telescope do not fit well, the quality of the photos is poor. With a group of about 20 or more people it takes a very long time until your turn.
I cannot recommend it at all, it is a waste of time and money.
Written 25 July 2019
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Dica de Viena
Vienna, Austria2,069 contributions
Mar 2019 • Couples
Such a nice and beautiful building right at the entrance to the ring strasse you can't miss it, next to the Danube canal
Written 1 April 2019
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Pavan1220
120 contributions
Oct 2018 • Solo
It is a nice structure along Danube canal. Once an education center, now a cultural theater in Vienna.
Written 27 October 2018
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Aleksandar
Belgrade, Serbia8,215 contributions
Jun 2017 • Friends
Splendid and beautiful building located on Danube canal. One of the most striking sites along the Canal. Marvelous architecture.
Written 12 August 2017
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ITRT
Virginia38,566 contributions
Jul 2015 • Friends
This building once once a star observatory, an adult education center, and now serves as a culture venue, puppet theater and bar and restaurant. Albert Einstein and Thomas Mann held courses and lectures here. Austrians associate this building as a puppet theater. This is where many of the most popular TV puppet shows were shot. Built in 1909, the Art Nouveau architect Max Fabiani was the inspiration behind its design.
Written 27 November 2015
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