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Kirche am Steinhof

Baumgartner Hohe 1, Vienna 1140 Wien, Austria
+43 1 9106011204
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Outstanding example of Otto Wagner design

A bit of a hike to get the suburban location, but rewarding once you have made it. Outstanding... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter P
Oxford, United Kingdom

This church really is amazing and worth the trip as it is west of town but could be combined with a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Baumgartner Hohe 1, Vienna 1140 Wien, Austria
+43 1 9106011204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit of a hike to get the suburban location, but rewarding once you have made it. Outstanding example of the Secession style. with beautiful interior decoration. Guided tours only, when I was there.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church really is amazing and worth the trip as it is west of town but could be combined with a trip to the Otto Wagner Villa and a local restaurant. It is only open on Saturday and Sunday as it is located in the...More

1  Thank Sissy55
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Freshly renovated Jugendstil church designed by the famous architect Otto Wagner, excellent view over the city, large park surrounding the church. Insider tip for an excursion with kids.

Thank Margit H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

On the edge of the Wiener Wald you stunble upon this gem. The church is part of a psychiatric hospital with its own theater and other therapeutic stations way before their time.

Thank Ellen A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This Jugendstil church is extremely beautiful - it is one of the prettiest churches we have ever seen and can be compared with the Cathedral in Chartres or - more modern - the Cathedral of our Lady of the Angels in LA The guided tour...More

Thank MrLoo
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Take a short ride out of the city and see this wonderful building housed overlooking a former sanitarium

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The church is located above an old beautiful asylum and below the "Steinhofgründe", a well known beautiful recreation area where you can have the most wonderful pick-nicks on a hot summer day. The church itself is unique, done in a special architectural style. It looks...More

1  Thank DailyLama
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This church is a masterpiece of architecture, it is really breathtaking. They do charge for tours, and are only open a few times a week - but in my opinion the best sights are all free from the outside anyway. The hills behind the church...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Absolutely worth a visit. Impressive architecture by Otto Wagner, just refurbished a short time ago. Very different from what you would expect a church to look like!

Thank nerd1234
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This church is one of the masterpieces of Viennese Jugendstil. Built by Otto Wager, the windows of Koloman Moser. It doesn’t get any better than this. Recently renovated to its original splendor, it is well worth the short trip from the city center. Please note,...More

Thank OnTheWay888
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1 July 2017|
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Response from ttteeeggg | Reviewed this property |
there is a bus (number 48A, direction "baumgartner höhe") going directly from the city center (volkstheather/dr.-karl-renner-ring stop). the ride across half of town takes a little while, but you also get to see a lot on the... More
3 April 2016|
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Response from Sbstee | Reviewed this property |
There weren't any indications of this kind of service when we were there last October.