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Address: Stephansplatz 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number:
+43 1 515523054
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No

Austria's most prominent national symbol, this magnificent cathedral is...

Austria's most prominent national symbol, this magnificent cathedral is known for its intricately tiled roof and its nearly 500-foot-tall South Tower, which provides amazing views of the entire city.

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St. Stephen's Cathedral is one of the 'must see' sites in the Vienna. It is located right in the Old Town.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

St. Stephen's Cathedral is one of the 'must see' sites in the Vienna. It is located right in the Old Town.

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Walked in for a short visit while central Vienna. The cathedral whilst very attractive is quite dark inside and we had the feel of interrupting various services going on. We only stayed for a short visit but would have liked to have had a really good look around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The elevator ride up; the walk up the tower; the catacombs; the self guided tour; the art treasures; the unbelievable architecture; even bought classical concert tickets from one of the young men selling out front dressed in period costumes. A wonderful day! Beautiful memory.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I thought this cathedral was beautiful, so impressive when you walk around the corner and suddenly see it. I highly recommend going up the tower - you get some lovely views, and best of all you can take the elevator up there, so no scary stairs to contend with.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you have seen one cathedral, you've seen them all really. One point that bothered me is the multitude of tourist guides outside the church asking if we want to buy tickets for evening concerts... Too pushy...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you go lots of cathedrals this has enough to hold your interest but to get all the history, etc, it is probably wise to go on a tour. However, just to have a 'mooch' is enough if you want to escape from the weather, or to have a rest, the statues still have their paint on them. What was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great place to start a day of sight seeing. This church is still an active cathedral so you have to take care when visiting. They are in the midst of cleaning the limestone so watch for scaffolding. The Crypts are creepy as you can expect but the rest is quite beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

An absolute pleasure,it wasnt very crowded because of the cold weather,a must see for history buffs,tourists and all

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Average church of gothic style like many other churches in Europe. Church is located right in the center making a point we kept coming back to.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The gothic cathedral of Vienna,right in the middle of the historical city,great arhitecture and great view from the top bell.

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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 centre. 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.
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