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Burggarten, Vienna

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View the renowned Mozart Denkmal statue, created in 1896 by Austrian sculptor Victor Tilgner, at Burggarten. This palace garden with its informal English layout opened to the public in 1918 with the fall of the Habsburg Empire. It features numerous monuments, including a fountain with a statue of Hercules fighting a lion, and a statue of Emperor Franz-Joseph I and Empress Franz I. Don't miss the butterfly garden within the larger garden, or the small zoo on the grounds. By using our Vienna online day trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Burggarten and other attractions in Vienna.
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  • The castle garden of the Imperial Palace is centrally located. The Palm House of the garden is very nice, also, there are two monuments. The garden invites you to linger.
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  • Around the Hofburg an enormous space was devoted to green, an oasis in the middle of the city, in this area there are many statues among which that of Mozart, this park is also home to the tropical greenhouse and the Butterfly House.
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  • Originally the private garden for the Hapsburgs, Burggarten was opened to the public in 1919 and is a nice place to find a bit of green space next to the Palace in Vienna. Park opening hours are 7am t...  more »
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  • Lovely park to hang out to with your friends... doing sport or come here to read your fave book. I had such a nice time here.. ❤
  • One of the most beautiful parks in Vienna. Spectacular in all weather. It’s also only a two minute walk from Volksgarten, so the two can be easily explored together.
  • Great place, especially if you are not afraid of the cold! I visited in winter. I thought I was going to freeze over!
  • Fantastic place to spend both day and night. There are spots for when people want to be alone and otherwise there are diverse sorts of people hanging around. Especially recommended is drinking wine here at night!
  • Beautiful garden, in the heart of the busy city of Vienna. A great way to escape among tall trees and nice to relax on the grass under one of these trees or just sit on a bench!

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