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Maria Theresien Platz

Maria Theresien Platz is a large public square in Vienna, Austria, dedicated to the memory of the only female ruler of the Hapsburg Empire. Located next to the Ringstraße, it is surrounded by imperial-looking buildings that house several large and impressive museums. The platz itself is dominated by a 19-metre-high bronze statue of Maria Theresien, who reigned for forty years, along with sculptures of some of her most famous advisors. During late November and early December, the Maria Theresien Platz is home to a traditional European Christmas market featuring local food and gifts perfect for a stop during that time of year.

  • Enjoy the massive Maria Theresien monument and its many figures from Vienna’s past set among the square’s formal gardens and accentuated by several nearby fountains.
  • Experience art at the Kunsthistorisches Museum with its magnificent collections that features works such as Bruegel’s Tower of Babel and frescoes by Gustav Klimt in addition to an extensive collection of world art and many Egyptian works of art.
  • Enjoy wonderful displays of butterflies, an extensive stuffed animal collection and the Mikrotheater that shows displays of microscopic organisms in Vienna’s Naturhistorisches Museambordering Maria Theresien Platz.

Visitors have many different public transportation options for reaching the Maria Theresien Platz. Two of Vienna’s U-Bahn lines, U2 and U3, stop nearby. The Museumsquartier stop is on the U2 line, while the Volkstheater stop is accessible from the U2 or U3 lines. Two buses stop at Volkstheater, and three more stop at Museumsquarter while another also stops at nearby Heldenplatz. Via tram, take line 49 to Volkstheatre. Pedestrians can reach the square from the Westbahnhof train station in approximately thirty minutes. The station provides connections to many large European cities.

Hotels near Maria Theresien Platz

180 hotels near Maria Theresien Platz

1 Baron am Schottentor

4 stars
4.0 / 5

Waehringer Str. 12 Map

Baron Am Schottentor invites travellers to a seamless meld of old world charm and modern comforts set conveniently in the heart of this historic Austria capital. Tourists staying at this inviting... More

2 Savoy Hotel Vienna

3 stars
4.4 / 5

Lindengasse 12 Map

Savoy Hotel Vienna is an ideal place to stay and to discover all that the city of Vienna has to offer. GeneralThe cosy lobby is an ideal place for the guests to enjoy and meet friends during... More

3 Hotel Royal

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Singerstrasse 3 Map

Offering a modest yet sufficient range of services and facilities alongside the warm welcome, the Royal Hotel provides you with all requirements to enjoy this fantastic city to the maximum. ... More

4 The Ring

5 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Kaerntner Ring 8 Map

The Ring Vienna's Casual Luxury Hotel offers quality accommodation and convenient facilities to make the guests feel comfortable. Some of the major city attractions include Danube Tower, Imperial... More

5 Hotel Alpha

3 stars
4.7 / 5 7 reviews

Buchfeldgasse 8 Map

Offering an excellent location, Alpha Hotel Vienna is an ideal place for business or leisure travellers wishing to explore this beautiful city. GeneralThe hotel also provides conference facilities... More

6 Erzherzog Rainer

4 stars
4.2 / 5 5 reviews

Wiedner Hauptstrasse 27-29 Map

Proverbial Viennese charm and a tradition look certainly makes the Erzherzog Rainer the ideal place for an enjoyable holiday. GeneralFor business travellers, Erzherzog Rainer provides a excellent... More

7 Pension Baronesse

4 stars
Not yet reviewed

Lange Gasse 61 Map

Explore the culture-rich and picturesque Austria capital with ease by booking a stay at the tastefully decorated and centrally situated accommodations of Pension Baronesse. This inviting Vienna... More

8 Pertschy Palais Hotel

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Habsburgergasse 5 Map

Travellers in a corporate trip or vacation in the heart of Vienna find suitable base at the sleek accommodations housed in a historic 18th century palace of Pertschy Palais Hotel. This elegant bed... More

9 Hotel am Stephansplatz

4 stars
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

Stephansplatz 9 Map

The heart of Vienna beats on the Stephansplatz. You will not be able to get closer to the pulse of this city than at the HOTEL AM STEPHANSPLATZ! As a business or individual traveler, the central... More

10 Hotel Pension Continental

4 stars
4.5 / 5 4 reviews

Kirchengasse 1 Map

Well-connected to transport links and top local attractions, Hotel Pension Continental welcomes savvy travellers with a chic starting point ideal for exploring the heritage-rich Austria capital.... More