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Universitat Wien

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Universitaetsring 1 | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

It is a university founded in 1365 by archduke Rudolf IV of the Habsburg dynasty. A place with a strong emotional connotation: here they learned and graduated from this faculty 15 Nobel laureates.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went there on our way to dinner. Nothing really special, really. It is a nice building but pale in comparison to other buildings in Vienna. I would skip it.

Thank MaximusCruiser
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Beside the building great architecture the University of Vienna has a long history as a great centre of learning and should be a place to visit. The Beside being free, entry to the University is relatively hassle free and there are plenty of famous philosophers,...More

Thank YCYong2015
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

As like the whole city, the University is kind of sightseeing by itself! Wonderful architecture. The innergarden is really nice. An impressive University and a wonderful ambience. If you are close to the Rathaus you should definetly see it!

Thank Elif T
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Strongly recommended! From outside it's looks splendid, but inside it's even more beautiful and interesting. You can buy a snack or take a coffee and have it in the lively inside garden with all the students. Also took a audio guide for 3eur - you...More

1  Thank marija_mdvk
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Her for the first time, I am very surprise to see a similar university. High and big buildings complete the university.

2  Thank MattR476
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Visited on Tuesday 10th October. This has to be one of Vienna's grandest buildings, what an amazing place to learn at.

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 1 January 2018

If you reach to Rathause you need to visit also this building. The x-mass market is unique also in December.

Thank Zoltan m
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Had to pass the university reroute to the Xmas markets by the city hall. What an amazing building! Definitely worth a viewing!

1  Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

A wonderful example of architecture, centrally located and easy to get to. Very busy with subway , trams and main roads, so be prepared for lots of foot traffic from students and pedestrians. It is among quite a few other better known sites, but worthwhile...More

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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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As well as an online shop (delivering within Austria only), there is a Shop on the Road selling t-shirts, hoodies, etc. -- a silver van that stands outside the University's main building on the Ring. It's supposed to be open... More
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