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Burgtheater

Universitaetsring 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 514444140
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Universitaetsring 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this afternoon and we had an awesome tour guide who provided us with a great history of the place. Everything from the first performance of a Beethoven symphony to the saving of the Klimt Fresco's during WW II. The building is truly beautiful...More

Thank lrwmom
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

The National theatre guided tour is the worst guided tour I have ever joined. The guide herself is not particularly good at English or presentation. She made us standing for about 15 to 20 min as soon as we entered the building listening to her...More

Thank anita n
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

The Burgtheater is the Austrian National Theatre, it's a beautiful building located beside "The Ringstraße" opposite "The Vienna 's City Hall" The Burgtheater was created in 1741. Today the classic Burgtheater style restored after bombing in the Second World War.

Thank NarisaB
Reviewed May 23, 2017

The building of the Burgtheater is magnificent. It is the Austrian National Theatre, whose roots can be traced to 1741 when it had the full support of the Empress Maria Theresia of the Habsburg Empire. It has a long and complex history which is well...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed May 17, 2017

The Burgtheatre is the Austrian National Theatre and a significant building in appearance and one of many along the Ringstrasse.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We vised here as it was on the map of attractions and it's a lovely building. The interesting thing about it is that Beethoven chose to stay in the apartment nearby. His stage is right here inside the Burgtheater, one of the oldest theatre in...More

Thank Clarissa M
Reviewed April 9, 2017

this was an attraction we visited to get out of the cold and rain one day. The tour only runs at only three pm every day, but the language e.g. English or German is day specific. so the day we visited all the tour guide...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

We visited here and spent our time imagining what the burg was like in its golden age. The stage is magnificent and the exterior just as impressive. A must see.

Thank maddiePortsmouth
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Perhaps, this is the reason why Beethoven chose to stay in the apartment nearby. His stage is right here inside the Burgtheater, one of the oldest theatre in all of Europe, and very much storied from many performances from the masters of the era. The...More

Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Very interesting building, with many elements and details. An architectural treasure. Interesting story about the Burgtheater is the assassination of Todor Panitza by the Bulgarian women Mencha Karnicheva from Macedonia in 1925.

Thank Chompy88
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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 center. The
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