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Vienna, Austria
Inner City
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Freyung is an old neighborhood in central Vienna with palatial homes and the Schottenkirche (Scottish church) which dates back to the mid-12th century. The area is a farmers’ market that becomes the “Altwiener Christkindlmarkt” during the pre-Christmas Advent season. It is a short walk from...More

1  Thank xygb7dklt
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The Freyung is one of public square located in the middle town first district of Vienna. The name Frey has it origin from the old german "frey meaning free" The Freyung was an important market square up to now is a favorite Bussiness square a...More

Thank NarisaB
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Really small and cute Xmas market here which sells amazing Glu Wien. Lots for the kids to look at, needs more toilets though. Less crowded than other Xmas markets.

Thank Superally2007
Reviewed 11 April 2016

If you love art and architecture stop by and admire it. It is quieter and its neighbour Michaelerplatz.

Thank carloscharmy
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Freyung is the site of the Easter (and Christmas) market. It was very crowded the Saturday before Palm Sunday when we visited. You can find just about anything here, or down the street at the Am Hof square.

Thank Nate R
Reviewed 31 January 2016

the exhibitions in the freyung are sponsored by a big austrian bank company - really good investment here you will see exhibition which are rare, or retro perspectives of artists which are high-end-curated , entrance fee is reasonable. the building itself inside and outside, is...More

Thank nonatop
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This is a superb district of Vienna that is worth a visit any time of the year. We were on holiday in this beautiful city over the Christmas period and on top of the wonderful architecture here you also had three small but beautiful Christmas...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

A lovely little part of town with a nicer, albeit small, Christmas Market, which seems favoured more by locals than tourists. There are actually three markets, two across the road from reach other and one just around the corner. It's also easy to get to...More

Thank kalgran
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

As a Viennese, the organic market at Freyung is my no. 1 option when going for some hot wine during Christmas season. The farmers right in front of Palais Harrach offer sound organic quality. Their hot wine is made from good wine, and they do...More

Thank RolandHVienna
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We did visit some of the surrounding sites but the main purpose of our visit was to see the Old Viennese Christmas Market on Freyung. This is a relatively small market but it’s conveniently placed in close proximity to the Am Hof Advent Market so...More

Thank KMAnonymous
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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