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Vienna Christmas Markets 2013


Christkindlmarkt at the Rathausplatz Christmas Tree Symbol 1

Christkindlmarkt at the Rathausplatz (A3)
Open from 16.11. to 24.12.2013.
Daily from 10:00 to 21:30 o'clock,
Fri and Sat till 22:00 o'clock,
24.12 only till 17:00 o'clock
Metro U2 U-Bahn station Rathaus

The popular Christkindlmarkt and the Christmas illumination in the Rathauspark should be visited from all tourists in Vienna during the advent season. Accordingly you need to be prepared for crowds of visitors. Like at all mentioned markets there is no entrance fee. Details


Christmas Village at the Maria Theresien Platz Christmas Tree Symbol 2

Christmas Village
at the Maria Theresien Platz (B2)

Open from 20.11 to 26.12.2013.
Daily from 11:00 to 22:00, 24.12 till 16:00
and 25-26.12 till 19:00 o'clock
Metro U3 U-Bahn station Volkstheater and U2 U-Bahn station Museumsquartier

This well visited Christmas market is embedded between the magnificent Museum of Art History and the one for Natural History. In the center you can see the huge Maria Theresa Monument among several stands which offer art work or punch in all variations. Details


Vienna Christmas Markets Vienna Christmas Markets Map with Opening Times 2013
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Advent Market by the Karlskirche Christmas Tree Symbol 3

Advent Market by the Karlskirche (C1)
Open from 22.11 to 23.12.2013.
Daily from 12:00 to 20:00 o'clock
Metro U1, U2 and U4
U-Bahn station Karlsplatz

This advent market is located directly in front of the huge Karlskirche and offers rather simplicity then colorful Christmas illumination. Usually there are also some attractions for kids like pony trekking and show workshops. Details


Old Viennese Christmas Market at the Freyung Christmas Tree Symbol 4

Old Viennese Christmas Market
at the Freyung (B3)

Open from 22.11 to 23.12.2013.
Daily from 10:00 to 21:00 o'clock
Metro U3 U-Bahn station Herrengasse and
Metro U2 U-Bahn station Schottentor

The best description for this market is quite sure "small but excellent". At the very well-kept stands you get besides art works several gastronomic specialties offered. Details


Weihnachtsmarkt Am Hof Christmas Tree Symbol 5

Weihnachtsmarkt Am Hof (C3)
Open from 15.11 to 23.12.2013.
Mon - Thu from 11:00 to 21:00 o'clock,
Fri - Sun from 10:00 to 22:00 o'clock
Metro U3 U-Bahn station Herrengasse

The Christmas Market Am Hof is sponsored by a local radio station. Here you can find a broad offer at a large number of stands which all have a clearly arranged sign. Details


Winter at Museumsquartier Christmas Tree Symbol 6

Winter at Museumsquartier (A1)
Open from 7.11 to 23.12.2013.
Daily from 16:00 to 23:00 o'clock,
Sat, Sun and Holidays from 14:00 o'clock
Metro U2 U-Bahn station Museumsquartier

This is the place to enjoy the advent season in a hip way. Among other things there are 6 roofed ice pavilions were hot punch is served and cool music is playing. Details


Advent Tips Vienna 2013


Christmas Illumination
As Vienna is, especially in the last years, a more and more liked tourist destination during the advent season the municipal tries to support this by making the city more attractive with an outstanding Christmas illumination. You should not miss the following spots:

  Star Symbol 1  Rathauspark (AB 3)

  Star Symbol 2  Rotenturmstraße (D3)

  Star Symbol 3  Kärntner Straße (C2)

  Star Symbol 4  Graben (C3)

Rathauspark Christmas Illumination Rotenturmstraße Christmas Illumination Kärntner Straße Christmas Illumination Graben Christmas Illumination


Advent Singing in the City Hall (A3)

From 29.11 to 24.12.2013 at
Fri, Sat, Sun and Holidays
from 15:30 to 19:00 o'clock
Metro U2 U-Bahn station Rathaus
International and Austrian choirs perform in the impressive ballroom which you can reach by the entrance at the Lichtenfelsgasse.
Free entrance !


Christmas Tree Rathausplatz

Wind Orchestra Performance Rathausplatz (A3)

From 29.11 to 23.12.2013.
Daily from 20:00 to 20:30 o'clock
Metro U2 U-Bahn station Rathaus
Several wind orchestras from Austria perform daily directly at the Christmas tree in front of the city hall.
Free entrance !


  






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