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The emperors’ tomb is placed into the underground part of the Kapuzienerkirche.
It was made after the order of the emperor Matthias in the year 1619.
Here, there are 138 Habsburgs.

Here, you can see the tombs of important emperors: Maria Theresa and of her husband Franz I, the emperor Franz Joseph, the empress Elisabeth, the crown prince Rudolf, and the last empress of Austria, Zita, that died in year 1989.

The tombs are surrounded of many sculptures and statues that have a historic and artistic value.

Address: Tegethohhstraße 2, Vienna
Directions: the tombs of all austrian emperors
Phone: 5126852

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  • Written Jan 29, 2008
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