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World Museum Vienna to open on 25 October

Former Museum of Ethnology will feature artefacts from five continents.The Weltmuseum Wien, formally the Museum of Ethnology, is set to reopen on 25 October as the Weltmuseum Wien (World Museum Vienna...
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Unesco for Viennese coffee houses

Selected coffee houses in Vienna will be putting up the Unesco label in November to mark them as part of Austria's intangible cultural heritage. It is not yet certain which coffee houses will be ab...
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Danube Island Festival marks 30 years

The Danube Island Festival celebrates 30 years on 20-23 June with 600 events and 2,000 musicians and entertainers. It is one of Europe’s largest free open-air music festivals and attracts about...
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Coffee House Conversations in Vienna

Viennese Coffee House Conversations, which start in March, are a new way for locals and tourists to get together and understand the city better. The meetings will be held in two typical Viennese co...
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Albertina museum's anniversary

Vienna’s Albertina museum will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its re-opening with a series of special events in 2013. In March there will be an exhibition of Dutch prints from the museum&rsqu...
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Vienna's naked men

Vienna is getting all excited about naked men since a larger-than-life statue of a naked man was unveiled outside the city’s Leopold Museum in early October as part of an exhibition called nude...
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Summer concerts in Eisenstadt

The privately-owned Schloss park in Eisenstadt, just south of Vienna, is open for concerts and picnics during the summer. For four weekends in July and August there will be themed events such as Vi...
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Vienna celebrates Gustav Klimt

Vienna has dedicated 2012 to Gustav Klimt, the Austrian Symbolist painter whose 150th anniversary of birth was on 6 February. To celebrate the life and work of the artist who spent most of his life in...
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Vienna celebrates Gustav Klimt

Vienna has dedicated 2012 to Gustav Klimt, the Austrian Symbolist painter whose 150th anniversary of birth was on 6 February. To celebrate the life and work of the artist who spent most of his life in...
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Free open-air State Opera in Vienna

Vienna is to give a series of free live broadcasts of Vienna State Opera performances in May and June. Over 30 performances of operas such as Puccini
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Leopold Museum watercolours go on show

A collection of rarely seen watercolours will be on display at Vienna
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Albertina flooding

Almost 1,000 priceless works of art, including works by Michelangelo and Rubens, have had to be transported from Vienna
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Otto Wagner art nouveau map of Vienna.

The Vienna Architecture Centre has produced a special tourist map of the Austrian capital highlighting buildings designed by Otto Wagner (1841-1918), one of the great pioneers of Viennese art nouveau....
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Vienna celebrates Haydn Year 2009.

The life and works of Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) are to be celebrated throughout Austria this year to mark the 200th anniversary of the Austrian composer
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Restored Saliera salt cellar on show in Vienna.

An exhibition at the Kunsthistorisches museum, focussing on classical mythology and its links to the Renaissance, is to feature Benvenuto Cellini
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Spanish Riding School admits women.

Two young women, Hannah Zeitlhofer and Sojourner Morell, have been accepted as students to the traditionally male-only Spanish Riding School in Vienna. Just four new students are admitted to the exclu...
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Viennale film festival.

Around 300 documentary, feature-length and short films from around the world are on offer during the Viennale (17-29 Oct) at half a dozen venues across the city. First held in 1960, Austria’s...
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