Hofburg Palace
Vienna
(200)

Hofburg Palace tickets and tours

Built in the 13th Century, the Hofburg Castle was originally a Medieval fortress and expanded over the centuries to become the beautiful castle we kno...

In the top 5 attractions for Vienna
Read more
Find activities for these dates:
Sort by: Popularity
Filter by:
All
Entrance Tickets
2 Days
Guided Tour
City passes
(43)

For those who want to explore Vienna, the red Vienna City Card is a great way to spend less on everything – from sightseeing to entertainmen...

Validity
Flexible
Available in: English
$ 19
Must-sees

Witness the Morning Exercise with music which offers an insight into the training of the riders and their Lipizzans. You will see the traini...

Validity
Flexible
Available in: English
Entrance Tickets
$ 17
Castle & palace tours
(4)

This tour starts with a ride past the famous historic sights of Ringstraße boulevard. You will see magnificent State Opera, the Imperial Pal...

Duration
3 hours, 30 minutes
Available in: English
Entrance Tickets
$ 60
Museums
(13)

Awaiting you at the Imperial Treasury Vienna in the Hofburg Palace is the Austrian Imperial Crown and the insignia of the Holy Roman Empire ...

Validity
Flexible
Available in: English
$ 13
Bike Tours

The three-hour flat terrain bike ride takes you to the most famous sights surrounding the Old Town. Cruise along the famous Ring Boulevard, ...

Duration
3 hours
Available in: English
Guided Tour
$ 39
Bus tours

From the fabled State Opera to the elegant Museum of Art History and the lively Schwedenplatz Square, Vienna has a lot of ground to cover an...

Validity
Flexible
Available in: English
$ 43
Bus tours

From the fabled State Opera to the elegant Museum of Art History and the lively Schwedenplatz Square, Vienna has a lot of ground to cover an...

Validity
Flexible
Available in: English
$ 31
Concerts & Operas
(25)

Considered the music capital of the world, Vienna offers a unique possibility to see the representation rooms of the Imperial Palace in Vien...

Duration
1 hour, 30 minutes
Available in: English
$ 122
Walking tours

During this walking tour of Vienna, you will learn all about one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Discover the past and the presen...

Duration
2 hours
Available in: English
Guided Tour
$ 28
History & heritage tours

Discover a unique adventure world about the history of Vienna in historical vaults directly in the city centre. Experience the exciting hist...

Duration
50 minutes
Available in: English
$ 22
Museums
(16)

The Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna is one of the world’s foremost museums. The magnificent architecture alone offers an inkling of the over...

Duration
1 day
Available in: English
Entrance Tickets
$ 18
Walking tours

Join a comprehensive Vienna combo tour and experience the city by foot and bike. Vienna, the capital of Austria, is known for its rich histo...

Duration
5 hours, 30 minutes
Available in: English
Guided Tour
$ 50

You might also like

Castle & palace tours
Must see

Have an evening of royal pleasures: start by exploring the wonderful palace and enjoy a grand finale...

(13)
$ 72
Castle & palace tours

This package offers a unique combination of two delightful destinations: gourmet cuisine and world-f...

(18)
$ 90
Castle & palace tours

Enjoy the concert of classical music by the renowned Schoenbrunn Palace Orchestra Vienna at the full...

(20)
$ 110
Dining experiences

Enjoy the wonderful night in Vienna, when virtuoso musicians, brilliant opera singers and ballet sol...

$ 88

The inside story

Built in the 13th Century, the Hofburg Castle was originally a Medieval fortress and expanded over the centuries to become the beautiful castle we know today: a symbol of the Austrian culture and royalty. The most recent part of the Palace was added at the beginning of the 20th century, and the only remaining part dating back to the Medieval Times is the Chapel or Burgkapelle. The Palace itself was home to some of the most powerful monarchs in Europe such as the Habsburg dynasty and kept expanding as did their power in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. For centuries, the Hofburg Palace has been the Imperial Palace in the heart of Vienna and the principal winter residence, Schönbrunn Palace being the summer residence. Today, it is the official seat of the Austrian President and an iconic architectural landmark that no traveller should miss.

Read more

How to get there

Hofburg Palace Michaelerkuppel, 1010 Wien, Austria Vienna
Take the city with you Download the Musement app for iOS or Android