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Austria's most prominent national symbol, this magnificent cathedral is known for its intricately tiled roof and its nearly 500-foot-tall South Tower, which provides amazing views of the entire city.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Stephansplatz 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 515523054
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Reviewed today via mobile

This was an amazing sight and the surrounding area is very nice too.... The building is beautiful, its roof tiles are so beautiful an artwork in itself. There are several other church's worth looking at very close by so nice nice area to visit on...More

Thank Marie E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

St Stephen’s Cathedral is located in central Vienna, and my first impression was the brightness shining from the roof. The reflection of the sunlight off the tiled roof was amazing. After moving to different positions, it was possible to find some good photo spots, and...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed yesterday

The cathedral is beautiful outside and inside The gothic exterior is impressive.Right in the middle of town

Thank arturomanlopez
Reviewed yesterday

Very Nice Architecture and center of city. By first look you can say it is an Ancient Church. A must see place in Vienna. Just visit in Morning time so you can feel it by your heart.

Thank contact2vishal
Reviewed yesterday

From the stunning large gothic exterior and beautiful mosaic tiles to the magnificent architecture and beauty of the interior. This cathedral is so special and the feeling you get once inside is quite amazing! You don't have to be religious to feel this either! Light...More

Thank janinemariev
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If it is possible, get a guide or take a tour to see the cathedral. There are many things that you may miss on your own. It is magnificent and definitely worth seeing.

Thank canada010
Reviewed yesterday

Stunning architecture and of course rich history, this is a sight to behold. Pay the admission and do the steps for a big view of Vienna (if it's not too crowded)

Thank MG02116
Reviewed yesterday

Great place to visit while visiting Vienna. Wonderful lit up at night, too - and nearby plenty of shops, restaurants, bars and ice cream places open until late with a great atmosphere.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I found the cathedral to be extremely beautiful inside and out. There was a mass underway when I entered so it did feel as though I were intruding. I walked around the free areas which were lovely but left soon after to avoid disturbing those...More

Thank Abs359
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stupendously beautiful & notably less gaudy (on the inside...) than other old churches in Central Europe. If only they could talk - what spellbinding stories they’d have to tell. And if only mankind would use them to honor & communicate with the Lord - the...More

Thank Mark V M
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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 center. The
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Linda M
28 July 2018|
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Response from 48stever | Reviewed this property |
It was pretty crowded when we were there during the middle of the day-I would make arrangements, just to be safe.
Joseph L
10 June 2018|
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Response from shiraziwine | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about elevator. Sorry
Maria B
7 April 2018|
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Response from courtrptr2000 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maria—I believe the hours are from 7am-10pm 7 days a week😀