The Planetarium, Vienna’s extraterrestrial and interstellar viewfinder, is located on the edge of the Würstelprater behind the...
Madame Tussauds Vienna
Opened in 2011, this waxwork wonderland in the Würstelprater is a stage for a host of sculpted celebrities – Nicole Kidman, Michael...
The Riesenrad is a towering, modern symbol of Vienna. Built in 1897 by Englishman Walter B Basset, the ferris wheel rises to 65m and...
Located on the wrong side of the tracks (Praterstern can be rough around the edges at times) and looking for all the world like a prefab...
Rudi runs a tight ship at this intimate bistro, hidden in a courtyard off Praterstrasse. Presented with an eye for detail, dishes such...
02, Oswald-Thomas-Platz 1 · interesting places nearby
Sharing the same building as the Planetarium, this municipal museum traces the history of the Würstelprater and its woodland neighbour. For all the life and splendour the Prater has seen, unfortunately its museum has only a rather dull mix of photos and stories, mainly from the 19th century. The antique slot machines, some still functional, are the museum’s saving grace.