Maria Theresien Platz hotels
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.
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