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"The flower clock" in the City Park
The city park is a lovely, quietly place, and in English landscape style.
It was designed in the year 1862, during the construction of the Ring, and based on the plans of Josef Selleny and Rudolf Siebeck.
The park has a dimension of 65.303 square metres.
The entrance of the park is placed exactly in front of the hotel Meriot, on the Parkring.
The Vienna River flows through this lovely place, into a magical landscape.
Numerous monuments remind of celebrities of the Viennese music history.
The lovely flower pads are in summers, a real attraction, for the Viennese.
The miraculous avenues, the pond in the middle of the park, the flower clock, the pavilion, the small tower, but in the first point, the statue of the "King of the waltz", Johann Strauss, are some of the peculiarities of this garden.
Address: 1, Parkring, Vienna
Metro: U3, U4
Tramway: 1, 2
The monument of Johann Strauss
The monument in marble and gold for Johann Strauss Son, is for thousands visitors and probably Vienna's most-photographed sight.
There is a marble arch, in relief, and a golden statue of the King of the waltz, in the middle.
The monument is the artwork of the sculptor E.Helmer, and it was realized in the year 1921.
Part of the Albertina building, the fountain features allegories of the Danube.
This is a modern church situated exactly in front of the UNO city buildings.
The edifice has a lightens and splendid inside part.
The modern form of the building is an beautiful architecturally master work.
22, Vienna International Center
Bus: 90a, 91a, 92a, 20b
Commemorative church of the Jubilee of Franz Joseph.
The church was built between 1898 and 1913 on the occasion of the 50th Jubilee of the reign of the Emperor Franz Joseph.
The brick construction also houses a commemorative chapel, on the model of the Aachener Pfalzkapelle (Palatine):
The church is built in 2nd district of Vienna, exactly in the Mexico square.
2. Vienna, Mexicoplatz 12
Bus: 10a, 11a
Stadtpark (The City Park) in Summer
This Park is a really paradise also in summer.
The colourfully flowers, the bushes and the trees, the many statues, and the quietly avenues, make here a magical ambience.
The statue of Johan Strauss shines under the Sun and the other monuments in the park too.
Address: 01, Dr. Karl-Renner Ring
Tramway: 1, 2, D, J
Address: 01, Josefsplatz 1, Vienna
Pallas Athene Brunnen (The Athena Fountain)
1., Dr.Karl-Renner-Ring 3, Vienna
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