Albertina, Vienna, Austria

Beyond the museum's impressive graphic art collection, the Albertina truly guides its guest through the ages of art. The permanent collection guides the viewer from Monet to Picasso. Until January 8, the museum also focuses on pointillism. More specifically, the section focuses on how impressionism led to that art movement…

United Nations, Vienna, Austria

The United Nations was created after the Second World War. Its goal is to promote international peace and human rights. Besides the headquarters in Vienna, there are two other main headquarters: one in Geneva and one in New York. The Geneva headquarters focuses on human rights and other humanitarian efforts.…

Vienna City Center

Take a virtual tour by hovering on the pulsating dots below for information on important sites in Vienna. Click anywhere on the page to close the pop-ups or follow the links for more information! [imagelinks id="1"] Click here to view this wonderful tourist map created by ViennaMap360. A special thanks…

Parliament, Vienna, Austria

The Austrian Parliament serves as the home of the National Council (Nationalrat) and the Federal Council (Bundesrat). One of the most important ceremonies to take place at the Parliament is the swearing in of the Austrian president. Ironically though, while Emperor Franz Joseph commissioned the building, he never actually stepped…