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Strauss Monument

Stadtpark, Vienna, Austria
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This gold-coated statue of famous 19th-century musician Johann Strauss playing violin stands in the Stadtpark.
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“nice statue” (5 reviews)
“gold statue” (4 reviews)
“city park” (4 reviews)
Stadtpark, Vienna, Austria
Inner City
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful sculpture in a beautiful setting - the golden Strauss, the son of Vienna, with the magnificent waltzes, adorns the beautiful Stadtpark. You can take pictures of or with him, or you just admire the gilded bronze monument - best in full sun. There...More

Thank Milen D
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a lovely park to walk or bike through as well as seeing the Strauss Monument. Vienna does a wonderful job of combining the city's beauty with it's history. No charge.

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Shiny statue in the park dedicated to this Waltz guy. So groovy and cool to have seen. That music from that movie 2001 A Space Odyssey and other dancing grooves back in their day. I guess this guy could have been the Jimmy Hendricks/Michael Jackson...More

Thank YankeeSabi
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We had the benefit of staying at the Marriott across from the park. Take some time and stroll through it. It's beauty, even on a rainy day, is worth seeing. Of course the Strauss statue is located here as well as a Michelin star restaurant.

Thank Corey L
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A nice place for a walk and for some pictures. The lovely park and atmosphere really could contribute to feeling the city.

Thank ilitty
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

How can you visit Vienna and not pay homage to Strauss ? The surrounding park is lovely and the monument itself is very tasteful.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I love waltzes and since Strauss is considered the father of waltzes, we decided to visit the statue during a recent trip. That and it's shiny gold. Ha. There was actually quite a line of people who wanted to take pix of the statue--it's honoring...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful statue to see with the gold, nice to take pictures, nice park also to walk through or sit in.

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Nice to go and see but the park the statue is in is the better attraction. Lovely area not too far from the centre.

Thank LouisaH1997
Reviewed 4 September 2017

this is a park on a very good location as well, about 10 mins walk from downtown. little lake where u can feed the birds and ducks, places to sit and rest, also statues of Strauss, Schubert and many more

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 centre. The
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