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Altes Rathaus - City Hall, Vienna: 58 reviews and 102 photos

  Rathaus (City Hall) in Vienna
by codrutz

The City Hall (Rathaus in German) holds the office of the mayor of the city of Vienna and the governor of the state of Vienna, the Assembly and the City Council. It was built in a neo-Gothic style by Friedriech von Schimdt between 1872 and 1883. It has an impressive overall height of 102 meters. On the top of the tower sits the "Iron Knight of City Hall" (Eiserner Rathausmann), which is one of the symbols of Vienna.

Address: Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 1 1010 Wien, Austria
Directions: Between Marc-Aurel-Straße & Stoß im Himmel
Phone: Tel+43(1)52550
Website: http://www.wien.gv.at/english

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  • Updated Jan 11, 2005
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