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Rathausplatz

Vienna, Austria (Innere Stadt)
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Ranked #33 of 403 attractions in Vienna
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Vienna, Austria
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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55 reviews 55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
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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47 attraction reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
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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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
81 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Great place for a dinner evening with all the food, beer, people watching and a nightly movie in the big outdoor screen. Highly recommend spending an evening here!

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
62 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

A beautiful place to take photos at, especially at night. Some times they have like festivals around it. Overall view is impressive.

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Rathaus Park (Rathausplatz) is one of several large public spaces found off of the Ringstrasse, in front of the Rathaus building and opposite the Burgtheatre. Opened to the public in 1873, this is where you can see a the city hall (Rathaus), an impressive, Gothic-style building that is one of the most beautiful in the entire city. Today, Rathausplatz is... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I was there with my boyfriend a few days before Christmas. There is a Christmas market every year so you can buy a lot of nice souvenirs. I really enjoyed it despite the crowd because it really made a special feeling of Christmas. I believe it is nice in the summer as well, because the view of the Rathaus is... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Best time to visit is in the evening when the Christmas atmosphere at its best. We walked down the main street from the Opera House and found it nestled in amongst the modern shopping, a great surprise. My young niece thought she was in a Disney movie. Did not try and go in so cant comment on that.

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