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Stunning and Surprising Art & Architecture

From Baroque palaces to modern museums, Austria's architectural landscape and art scene is as varied as the country itself.

View from the Nordketten Mountain Range © Innsbruck Tourismus
Innsbrucker Nordkettenbahnen
The best way to climb Innsbruck’s majestic Nordkette mountain range.
Imperial Palace © Innsbruck Tourismus
All-inclusive Innsbruck Card
Innsbruck all inclusive: enjoy the comprehensive service of the Innsbruck Card!...
Swarovski Wien Mezzanin © Tim Tom
The Swarovski flagship store
Explore a mesmerizing world of crystal wonders, even create your own jewelry, at...
Street Art Passage © STREET ART PASSAGE VIENNA, quartier21
Public Art Spaces at the MQ Vienna
At the MuseumsQuartier in Vienna, art and culture are omnipresent.
O-Toene literature festival © O-Toene literature festival 2013_1, Eva Ellersdorfer-Meissnerova
Art and Culture in the MQ courtyards
As one of the largest art and culture complexes in the world, the...
Parliament in Vienna
150 years of Ringstrasse
Vienna's Ringstrasse is the most magnificent boulevard in the world.
Jaume Plensa, Awilda © 01_JP_Awilda_2010_Foto_W. Lienbacher_052, Salzburg Foundation/ VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Salzburg's Walk of Modern Art
Follow the path of ten art projects and get to know the real Salzburg.
Giant Ferris Wheel at dusk © AV 15767_Riesenrad bei Nacht, Austrian Tourist Office
Vienna’s Giant Ferris Wheel
One of the oldest operating Ferris Wheels in the world, the Wiener Riesenrad is...
 © Österreich Werbung / Fot. Lammerhuber
Learn to Waltz in Vienna
What the Tango is to Argentina, the Viennese Waltz is to Austria.
 © Wien Tourismus
Secession
“To every age its art, to art its freedom” is the all encompassing artistic...
 © Wien Tourismus
Catch a glimpse behind the scenes
The Vienna Opera House offers a great 40-minute backstage tour.
Shopping Lindengasse © WienTourismus, Karl Thomas
Emerging Designers in Vienna
Making a splash on the fashion scene, a wave of smart boutiques refreshes the...
 © Tourismus Salzburg
Schloss Leopoldskron
Just beyond the center of Salzburg, a jewel of an 18th-century rococo castle...
Third Man Sewer © Wien Tourismus
Touring Vienna off the Beaten Path
Explore the lesser known sides of Vienna and its hidden cultural gems with...
 © Universalmuseum Joanneum Eduardo Martinez
Old town of Graz
The heart and soul of the renaissance city of Graz. Take a stroll and discover...
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