With a magnificent view of the copper dome of the Michaelertor entrance to Hofburg, the pedestrianized Kohlmarkt is the ... More
With a magnificent view of the copper dome of the Michaelertor entrance to Hofburg, the pedestrianized Kohlmarkt is the Vienna equivalent of Bond Street, home to the likes of Gucci, Cartier and Dunhill. Apart from these temples of top class consumerism, there are also shop fronts designed by some of the leading names of 20th century architecture such as Adolf Loos's modernist Manz bookshop, Max Fabiani's Jugendstil Artariahaus housing, the Freytag & Berndt mapmakers and two shops by leading contemporary Austrian architect Hans Hollein at nos. 7 and 8-10. Not to be missed either is the Demel at no. 14, pastry cooks to the Habsburgs.
Located in the heart of Vienna, this beautiful concert hall was built between 1865 and 1867 in Italian Renaissance style.
The Kursalon originally was used as a spa, but soon became a favorite classic musical venue specializing in the ...
Vienna developed from early Celtic and Roman settlements into a Medieval and Baroque city, the capital of the Austro Hungarian
Empire. It played an essential role as a leading European music center, from the great age of Viennese Classicism ...