Austrian Academy of the Sciences
The Austrian Academy of the Sciences is located inside the attractive Alte-Uni (Old Uni) building, which boasts a nicely decorated...
Opposite Dr-Ignaz-Seipel-Platz is the Jesuitenkirche, formerly the university church, which dates from 1627. In 1703 this church...
The Dominican church was the first baroque church built in Vienna and was consecrated in 1634. It was largely the work of Italian...
This intimate, exquisite restaurant offers a small, seasonal menu and has the relaxed style of a French noble bistro, with broader...
Formerly known as Universitätsplatz (University Square), this was once the heart of Vienna’s old university quarter. Today, the Austrian Academy of the Sciences is located inside the Alte-Uni (Old Uni) building. An early university was built here in the 1420s, but the current building has all the hallmarks of the new late-baroque building erected here in the mid-18th century, especially the decorative Festsaal (Festive Hall).