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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our apartment's windows were looking out onto Michaelerplatz. The sun in the morning shone onto the green roof and the gold shone like diamonds. The bells would wake us at 7am and it was wonderful to see the square coming to life. It was early...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived in Vienna for 3 years back in the 1980s, we've visited here many times. This is the square where you enter the museum of the Hofburg (former Royal Palace). Lovely fountain in front, near-by shops including Loden Plankl and cafe Demel. Vienna has...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 21 July 2019

Certainly has everything. A gate into the Hofburg, beautiful statuary all about. Architecture all over and until recently one of the oldest and best coffee shops where you could sit for hours sipping coffee and watching life outside.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 19 June 2019 via mobile

It's hard to expand on the sheer beauty of Michaelerplatz ,so many reviews that put into words more eloquently than what I could ever do about the beauty of this square. Walk into the square your blown away by the grand architecture, dominated by the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 7 June 2019 via mobile

Michaelplatz is located close to hofburg and is one of the many lovely structures at this square that enhances the beautiful esthetics of this square. So many people are there anytime you pass by.. most just taking pics or just hanging around enjoying the beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 June 2019 via mobile

The square is beautiful. There are several nice statues in the square. There is ruins at the center.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 25 May 2019

This beautiful square, not too big but surroundes Hofburg Palace, however found it was peaceful, admired the buildings with the lovely detailed architecture, the statues with their history.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 16 May 2019

Nice square at the heart of several tourist attractions. You will probably pass by this place multiple times during your stay in Vienna. Make sure to stop and admire every statue and other architectural details around the place and, of course, take a photo or...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 15 May 2019

This area is one of the most beautiful. Right next to the Hofburg among all the grandeur of Vienna. The monuments and statues are beautiful. The statue with the fountain reminded me of the Trevi fountain in Rome, without as much water. Very busy of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 14 May 2019

A not very large but very beautiful square, surrounded by magnificent buildings, the most important being the Hofburg Palace. Here is the starting point of Kohlmarkt, a pedestrian street with very expensive shops. In the middle are exposed some Roman excavations (not much, however, just...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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