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Vienna, Austria
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"soviet war memorial"
in 9 reviews
"red army"
in 18 reviews
"large fountain"
in 5 reviews
"impressive monument"
in 4 reviews
"nice square"
in 4 reviews
"second world war"
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"water spray"
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"light show"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"belvedere palace"
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"beautiful building"
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"statue"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I walked through Schwarzenbergplatz on the way to a restaurant (and back on the way back to our hotel). It is a Soviet war memorial of historical interest. It has a column and a large fountain which is lit at night (see...More

Thank Stephen A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Schwarzenbergplatz is located close to a few Vienna landmarks such as the Belverdere place, the Church of St. Charles, and the State Opera House. There is a nice powerful plaza and the monument of the Red Army in the plaza. Nice place to learn...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

The square is named after the native place of one of the victorious commanders of Austrian army. It now houses the Soviet War Memorial and a grand fountain. The war memorial consists of a colonnade behind a statue of a Soviet Soldier standing on top...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We strolled round from the Belvedere and was impressed with the large fountain and the impressive monument to the Red Army. The square has busy roads around it and at least 2 foreign embassies that helped to give the area a certain level of grandness.

Thank curlytail55
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

located at the point where Prinz Eugene-Strasse and der Rennweg meet is a colossal plaza that takes its name from a Place nearby. The plaza is significant for its size and the Red Army Memorial that is on the one end but mostly for the...More

Thank Nick D
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We visited this place on a nice summer evening. The breeze was cold and the beautiful fountain made the ambiance so lovely. You can see kids playing around the fountains, people chit chatting and elderly reading newspapers. It is located very close to Belvedere and...More

Thank Kunal6689
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

As it was so cold.... but it was still a nice place to see and visit... would be great in the summer for sure!

Thank Fezthewolf
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

On the way to or from Belvedere Palace, it's a nice little area to relax and stop to rest your feet for a while. Large fountain with a monument to the Red Army as well near to it.

Thank Matt_C0e
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

When you have worn out your feet, it is a handy place to sit by the fountain in the sun or shade. The Red Army memorial here also puts Vienna's Second World War history in context.

Thank platypus150
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Exploring Vienna on foot we came upon Schwarzenbergplatz, this is a small square filled with a large water fountain and a large Soviet memorial right by a very busy ring road. The square is named after the army commander Prince Karl Philipp of Schwarzenberg who...More

Thank kpiddy
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