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Statue to the famous Sissi, that is Empress Elizabeth, is located at Volksgarten. It is quite a... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Belgrade, Serbia
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Impressive monument and steeped in history

This monument to the Empress Elisabeth of the Habsburg dynasty is located in Volksgarten so if you... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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“Enjoyable Monument to Empress Elisabeth at Volksgarten”
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Volksgarten, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Nice monument to the Empress. + Empress Elisabeth was the longest serving Empress of Austria at 44 years. + She was also Queen of Hungary and held so many titles. Nice time invested here.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We spent a bit of time at Volksgarten during a recent visit to Vienna and enjoyed seeing the various monuments including the Monument to Empress Elisabeth while there was a layer of snow on the ground. This is an attractive marble monument and area at...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Statue to the famous Sissi, that is Empress Elizabeth, is located at Volksgarten. It is quite a lovely monument. She is probably one of the most beloved women in the Austrian history, so this is a fitting tribute.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This monument to the Empress Elisabeth of the Habsburg dynasty is located in Volksgarten so if you are walking in this park, do seek it out. It was completed in 1907 and dedicated in the presence of husband Franz Josepth I. It is an elegant...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

This monument memorializes Empress Elizabeth, or Sissy, who was one of Austria's most famous women. She was assassinated in Geneva by an extremist, but the people of Austria love her!

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Empress Elizabeth is probably the most famous woman in the Austrian history. She was the wife of the Emperor Franz Joseph I and, after many tragic events in her life, murdered by anarchist Luigi Lucheni in Geneva. Her statue is located in Volksgarten.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

One of the interesting things you can see in Volksgarten is the Monument to Empress Elisabeth (Kaiserin Elisabeth Denkmal), which was created by Friedrich Ohmann between 1904 and 1907 and is made of Lasa Marble. Here you can see a seated Empress Elisabeth in front...More

Date of experience: March 2014
3  Thank BradJill
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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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