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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Probably not on your top ten list of places or things to see in Vienna but this Square was feet from our apartment and we walked by it each day. A Small Square and a Nice Statue Fountain it is in three tiers and drops...More

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Worth a quick peek or stop for a coffee if you are strolling round the inner City or Ringstrasse. In the 16th and 17th century, lots of private palaces sprang up here, and in nearby Rennngasse, to be close to the Hoffburg. Most are now...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Freyung is a triangular shaped public square in Vienna. It is just northwest of Am Hof Square. Its a neat place to spend a bit of time during trips to Vienna. Historically the square was just beyond the walls of a Roman fortification at this...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Really fun, kinda touristy but not in a cringe-y way. It's mostly centered around handcrafted egg ornaments but it has a lot of food too. Get a punch at the bar, walk around, sip it, look at all the eggs, listen to some casual music,...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Smaller and less upscale than the Palace Easter market, but worth the visit. A great place to just walk around and be a tourist.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We came here in the winter and stayed at the Benedictine guesthouse on this plaza. It was very local to walking all around. It was very quiet as well with little noise from cars. Lots of horse and carriages instead. Beautiful and old!

Thank wattersclan
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Small but enjoyable Christmas market. Impressive mural on the backs of the stalls that was fun to see. If you had limited time I would choose a larger market for more bang for your buck but we enjoyed this one then hopped over to Am...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We were so disappointed by this Christmas Market in Vienna. Utterly devoid of atmosphere, celebration and entirely lacking in variety. Overpriced also but that is Vienna (relative to Germany). Such a shame.

Thank killanigia
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

One of the most historic locations in Vienna. Amazing architecture all around. Very near Hofburg and other famous places.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We just happened to stumble upon this square which is beautiful! Totally free unless you want to enter any of the buildings and is definitely worth a visit. Really gives you a taste of old Viennese architecture.

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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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