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Sightseeing in Alsergrund

“Construction on the Votiv Church, designed in the neo-gothic style by Heinrich Ferstel, began in 1856. It was inaugurated in 1879 to commemorate the silver anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph and Empress Sisi. At 99 meters, it is Vienna´s second tallest church after St. Stephen´s. - (U2 Schottentor)”
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Monument / Landmark
“The 1951 novel "Die Strudlhofstiege" (The Strudlhof Steps), written by Austrian author Heimito von Doderer, is named after the Art Deco staircase, around which some central plot points take place.”
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History Museum
“Most exciting place in the universe!! Huge collection of deformed skeletons, old medical exhibits and other oddities - housed in the world's oldest asylum (1784)! Weird opening hours (Wed/Sat only)”
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Monument / Landmark
“The most famous staircase of Vienna! Jugendstil (1910), perfectly restored, connecting the upper part of the 9th district with the famous Palais Liechtenstein. Tranquil and lovely stop, there are benches for sitting and resting along the staircase. Worth a photo stop. Very romantic! ”
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Recycling Facility
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