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One of Vienna's Most Elegant Buildings

The Academy of Sciences was built in 1753 and is one of Vienna's most elegant buildings, with... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2013
BennyMalaga
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Malaga, Spain
Must go inside!!

I do not have a picture but for a small fee you can go inside and see the Baroque style painting on... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
Steven S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Mar 31, 2018
“Must go inside!!”
Sep 4, 2013
“A nice looking building.”
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Dr.-Ignaz-Seipel-Platz 2 | Innere Stadt, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

I do not have a picture but for a small fee you can go inside and see the Baroque style painting on the ceiling where they only sometimes have lectures. It is a definite to see if you are there and just amazing. Otherwise you...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2013

This is a very distinguished research institution and it resides in a beautiful building next to the Universitatskirche. The building itself has 2 fountains (one on each end) and provides a beautiful photo-op of both itself and the nearby church.

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Reviewed August 21, 2013

The Academy of Sciences was built in 1753 and is one of Vienna's most elegant buildings, with exceptionally beautiful architecture. It is located beside the Jesuit Church, which is a must see.

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Old University Quarter
North of St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna suddenly
turns small, winding and medieval, opening up to
legendary places such as the Basilisk sculpture at
Schönlaterngasse, as well as glamorous baroque
façades, courtyards and churches. Take 45 minutes for
a casual stroll through Bäckerstrasse,
Sonnenfelsgasse, Köllnerhofgasse, Grashofgasse, and
Schönlaterngasse. This quarter is packed with stories
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