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1000 years of Imperial History

Austria's Imperial history dates back to 996. Tour the country and discover historic sites around every corner.

Esterhazy Palace Eisenstadt © Roland Wimmer
The Esterházy Legacy
Discover the history of the legendary Esterhazy Dynasty and wander in the...
Main boulevard Maria Theresia Street  © Innsbruck Tourismus
Stroll through downtown Innsbruck
Innsbruck’s medieval downtown radiates a very special atmosphere.
Salzburg Cathedral © Dom, Innenansicht, Dommuseum/J. Kral
Salzburg’s Cathedral District
The DomQuartier Salzburg was the seat of power from which the city’s...
Piber © panische-Hofreitschule-Bundesgestuet-Piber-FOTO- Gabriele
Home of the Lipizzan Horses
In a setting of lush fields, gently rolling hills and green forests, the...
Schlossberg © 193_Uhrturm_Schlossberg, Graz Tourismus
The Schlossberg of Graz
Hike up the Schlossberg and visit the landmark of Graz: the Uhrturm...
 © www.stiftadmont.at
Admont Monastery
Benedictine tradition meets contemporary art in this imposing monastery off the...
Museum of Fine Arts © Kunsthistorisches Museum
The Museum The Emperor Built
Built by Emperor Franz Joseph to house the fabulous Habsburg collections, the...
 © Tourismus Salzburg
Hellbrunn Palace
Visit the unique world of Hellbrunn’s trick fountains and Mannerist...
 © Brigida Gonzales
Reopening the Kunstkammer Vienna
The most important collection of its kind, the Kunstkammer Vienna, returned –...
Leopoldskron Castle © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
The sites of "The Sound of Music"
In the footsteps of the Von Trapp Family with “The Sound of Music”
Cafe-Restaurant in the Cupola Hall © Cafe-Restaurant in the Cupola Hall, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
World-class Art & Culinary Delights
Featuring world-renowned collections dating back five millennia, Austria’s...
 © pixelio/Carlo Schrodt
Hohensalzburg Fortress
Discover the more than 900-year-old Hohensalzburg Fortress, an evidence of...
Third Man Sewer © Wien Tourismus
Touring Vienna off the Beaten Path
Explore the lesser known sides of Vienna and its hidden cultural gems with...
 © Jutta Kirchner, Tiergarten Schönbrunn / Vienna Zoo
Explore the Schönbrunn Zoo
The world’s oldest zoo is alive with activity day and night, rain or shine.
Rudolf's Crown, Imperial Treasury © Österreich Werbung / Lammerhuber
The Imperial Treasury
The Imperial Treasury showcases an impressive collection of medieval royal...
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