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Parliament Building

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Address: Dr.-Karl-Renner-Ring 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: +43 1 4081263
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Beautiful building

We approached from the back end of the building and were already impressed. The front is absolutely beautiful. A definite must see in Vienna.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Stuttgart, Germany
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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We approached from the back end of the building and were already impressed. The front is absolutely beautiful. A definite must see in Vienna.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow ! What a beautiful parliament building we happened to view in Vienna.its so magnificent and historical

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is one of the "must-see" buildings in Vienna. I have never been inside, but outside is already quite impressive and definitely worth visiting.

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Crete, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's a very nice building and we snapped some pics as we walked by, but compared to some of the other buildings in Vienna, it was "just another building".

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On the suggestion of my wife, we decided to visit here. Tours are in English/Spanish and French/German. Our guide, Iniesta, was very informative, telling us about the history of Government in Austria as well as the building. We were taken everywhere in the building, and even allowed to sit on seats in the main chambers - can you imagine that... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The most unique and different architecture in the city of Vienna Looks similar to a Greek work of art on it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A photo cannot come close to showing how overwhelmingly grand this building is. Standing out front made me feel like a mere mortal petitioning the gods.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to reach close to Museum Quarter... Big Open space to take beautiful pictures and nice park nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the outside itis a very impressive building with grandeur and size. Guided tours available with English speaking guides. Guides very knowledgable and explains how the parliament operates.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really nice building for photos. The statues are excellent, as are the basic structure. Most people take lots of pictures, and lots of close-ups of their loved ones near the main statue. The D-Tram covers this building, and many others too. Many buses go by too.

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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 Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.