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Address: Schlosspark Schonbrunn | Schönbrunner Schloßstraße 47, Vienna 1130, Austria
Phone Number: +43(0)1 8775087
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Great way to spend a Sunday Afternoon!

A beautiful green house full of surprises. There are so many beautiful and different plants in here. It was very peaceful inside and crammed full of plants. Plant names are in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Carolyn S

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful green house full of surprises. There are so many beautiful and different plants in here. It was very peaceful inside and crammed full of plants. Plant names are in German and their scientific name. They are arranged by continent. All of the plants look really healthy.

Thank Carolyn S
Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

And again very few reviews. I guess people don't go much there and I don't understand why. Trust me, for 5 euros you will be in informational delirium. There are so many plants you will see, that this is your only chance to see live things like vanilla or cocoa. Fair warning - be prepared to be completely wet, with... More 

Thank AleaUn
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

This is not only a beautiful structure but it is full of beautiful foliage and plants. Excellently done, so much to see. We absolutely loved it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

The Palmhouse in Scoenbrunn Palace is a tripartite glass structure built for the botanical plant collections of the imperial gardens.Made in 1882,it consists of 28 meter high central pavilion & at 3 meter lower level there are other two lateral pavilions.Linked by tunnel like passages,they contain different climatic zones-a cold house to the north,a temperate zone in the center &... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We walked past the Palmenhaus Schoenbrunn on the way to the Zoo. We would have liked to have had time to pop inside for a look around, but we only had time to have a quick glance of the outside. The building is pretty impressive and looks great in it's setting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

As residents of Kew near the Royal Botanic Gardens, we take an interest in botanic gardens. We were visiting Schoenbrunn and were amazed by the lovely palm house. It is not as elegant as Kew but it is about as large. Internally it is not as well kept as Kew as there are signs of commercialism with fridges to sell... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

There are many kind of trees and plants here. Half an hour it is enough I think, unless you are a passionate and want to study the species.The fee was cheap, something like 4-5 euro/pers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Truly amazing piece of iron architecture... Quite big and with some nice collection of plants and palms from around the tropic places... If you are in Schonbrunn than this is really nice addition to all other attractions here... Recommended even if you just walk around this lovely structure... but if you are plant lover than surely recommended to visit the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My family and I visited the Palm House in Schoenbrunn Palace. If it hadn't been a part of our Winter Pass Plus probably we wouldn't have visited it. But in the end we were pleasantly surprised. There is a big number of palms, trees and flowers, colourful and strange, from all over the world. It is quite humid inside and... More 

Thank Nik R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Part of the butterfly house, this atrium is a very unusual venue for lunch/dinner. Always busy (best to book) and buzzing. Food is good, but not outstanding. When the weather is good, there's a lovely patio area outside where you can sit and watch - a popular pasttime in Vienna. Worth a look.

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Vienna’s 13th district has always been in the shadow of Schönbrunn Palace and its gardens, but has interesting hidden gems waiting to be discovered. Allow half a day for the imposing Habsburg residence and the gardens with Gloriette belvedere. Reserve the other half to discover the secret charms of this posh residential neighborhood. Sneak out of the gardens at Hietzinger Tor (Hietzing Gate) and head down Hietzinger Hauptstrasse for Kaiserpavillon (Emperor’s pavilion), an Art Nouveau gem right on top of U4’s metro railtracks. At local institutions Café Dommayer and restaurant Plachutta you can mingle with residents, their families and friends. Dommayer has risen to fame since waltz king Johann Strauss and his orchestra performed there regularly. If you want to go beyond private villa gazing visit Klimtvilla and Hermesvilla. Art Nouveau genius Gustav Klimt had his last studio in a now beautifully renovated villa, which is open during spring and summer. Hermesvilla at Lainzer Tiergarten animal enclosure and nature park is a must for all romantics and fans of Empress Sissi.