Alsergrund is the 9th district of Vienna, Austria. Located north of the city, this district covers an area of nearly 3 square kilometres and is home to 40,000 residents. The 9th district is bordered by the Danube Canal on the east and by Gürtel Road to the west. This district holds particular historic significance in Vienna, and has many buildings for visitors to explore. Alsergrund also hosts many students and medics who are part of the AKH Hospital and the nearby university. Travellers to this part of the city will especially enjoy the Palais Liechtenstein and the Votivikirche Church.
- Visit the Palais Liechtenstin in Alsergrund, which houses a museum that features art collections owned by the prince of Liechtenstein; there is also a beautiful park here that is open to the public.
- Stop by the Votivkirche Church in this part of Vienna, which serves both as a congregation and as a commemoration church for veteran groups and the Austrian army.
- Visit Altes AKH, an old general hospital of Vienna, which now has bars and shops, making it a very lively place, particularly during summer nights.
Alsergrund is approximately five kilometres away from Vienna’s city centre. The closest subway stop is Währinger Straße-Volksope, which is less than a kilometre from the district. Trams also stop at nearby Nußdorfer Straße/Alserbachstraße, which is only 500 meters from the district’s centre. Trams numbered 5, 33, 37 and 38 stop here as well, as do bus lines 40A, N36 and N38. There are several more bus and tram stops around Alsergrund, so visitors should have no problem getting here. If you enjoy walking, it is only about a 30-minute walk to get here from the centre of Vienna.
8 hotels in Alsergrund
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