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Rathausplatz

Vienna, Austria (Innere Stadt)
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Ranked #29 of 414 Attractions in Vienna
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

When we were at the Rathausplatz, the Circus was there - til the first week in October. Check to see what activity will be there. The Rathaus is a very beautiful town hall on one side of the Ringstrasse and a definite must see; on the other side is the Burgtheater which is much less imposing. About 20 food and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The Rathausplatz is a popular square in front of the magnificent Rathaus. It is well served by trams though slightly less so by U-Bahn as the station entrance is tucked away a couple of minutes behind the Rathaus. Rathausplatz has a small grassy area with lots of benches and trees as well as a children's play area. The grass is... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I dont know how this place is other times but I visit here for film festivals only. Nothing to do with films or festival but this is a great event where you can taste local beer and wines and also eat some food from other countries. They do also show some concerts on the big screen, usually around 9 pm.... More

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Sheffield
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

A real find as a place for a drink and a good value top quality bite to eat. There was a film festival on which looked great in front of the impressive Rathaus building, a great atmosphere there as locals and tourists mixed. Just go and take in the sights and smells!

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Targoviste, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I liked very much this square. When I reached there, it was the Film Festival and the place was very animated. The impressive hall is a very beautiful building.. In the night, it is very nice lighted. That area impressed me in a positive way.. It is like the 'heart' of the city. Don't miss it if in Vienna !

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

the film festival at the rathausplz is one of the highlights of the Viennese outdoor summer events.The ambiance is wonderful as you can mingle with locals and vacationers alike. There are so many reasonable choices of cuisines to choose from..( why try only one try a few) and very imaginative choices of drinks as will as the usual. Then when... More

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NYC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The spacious plaza in front of Vienna's architectural gem the "Rathaus" (in German that means "City Hall," so no "rat" jokes, please) is a five star feast during the summer months for films and wide-screen videos ranging from performances of jazz and pop to some of the world's best operas. It's free and open to public and is a great... More

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Long Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

For travelers looking for great food with amazing selections at a very reasonable price, this is the place! Over twenty five restaurants crammed into one authentically Austrian venue. I loved it and the food is delicious. Dont hesitate just go!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

If a tourist you are constantly looking for a combination of local experience and traditional foundation. This is your place - christkindl Markt (x-Mas market) in winter and film festival in summer. Local food, great ambience, fun, music and a surrounding arena of austria most beautiful architecture - Rathaus, burg theater, parliament - stunning

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

summer just arrived and also the new season of Festivals on Rathausplatz Vienna. you can enjoy and spent all day-long there.

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