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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 © Esterhazy
The Esterházy Legacy
Discover the history of the legendary Esterhazy Dynasty and wander in the...
Main boulevard Maria Theresia Street  © Innsbruck Tourismus
Take a 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...
Museum of Fine Arts © Kunsthistorisches Museum
The Museum The Emperor Built
Built by Emperor Franz Joseph to house the fabulous Habsburg collections, the...
Admont Monastery
Benedictine tradition meets contemporary art in this imposing monastery off the...
 © Brigida Gonzales
Reopening the Kunstkammer Vienna
The most important collection of its kind, the Kunstkammer Vienna, returned –...
 © Tourismus Salzburg
Hellbrunn Palace
Visit the unique world of Hellbrunn’s trick fountains and Mannerist...
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
While in Vienna don't miss to visit the world's oldest zoo, which was founded on...
Rudolf's Crown, Treasury of the Imperial Palace
The Imperial Treasury
The Imperial Treasury showcases an impressive collection of medieval royal...
Vienna Boys' Choir © Wiener Saengerknaben
Vienna Boys’ Choir
See Austria’s “singing ambassadors’ perform every Sunday at mass in...
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