The Sisi Museum is devoted to the life of Austria’s Empress Elisabeth, often called ‘Sisi’. A reconstruction of the luxurious coach...
Michaelerplatz (Roman Ruins)
Ringed by gorgeous architecture, Michaelerplatz is centred on Roman ruins that are reputed to have been a brothel for soldiers. This...
Nothing symbolises the culture and heritage of Austria more than its Hofburg, home base of the Habsburgs from 1273 to 1918. The oldest...
Griensteidl holds a prestigious position between the Hofburg and the Loos Haus, and was once the Stammlokal (local haunt) for Vienna’s...
Affiliated with the small North American whole-food chain, freshii is an eat-in, takeaway place that sells wraps, rice and noodle...
01, Michaelerplatz · interesting places nearby
The Kaiserappartements (Imperial Apartments), once the official living quarters of Franz Josef I and Empress Elisabeth, are dazzling in their chandelier-lit opulence. One section, known as the Sisi Museum , is devoted to Austria’s most beloved empress. It has a strong focus on the clothing and jewellery of Austria’s monarch. Audio guides – available in 11 languages – are also included in the admission price. Admission on guided tours includes the Kaiserappartements plus the Sisi Museum.