The castle of Neugebäude is mannerist building (between renaissance and baroque) and is counted among europe's notable renaissance buildings. Built up starting in 1569 on behalf of the imperator Maximilian II. the castle dropped off to a long sleep after military use with the end of world war II.
Only after the revitalizion by the association "Verein zur Erhaltung und Revitalisierung des Schlosses Neugebäude" the castle was opend in 2002 for the public. Since then it is a popular location with frequent events.
Located on the north-western outskirts of Vienna and surrounded by 120,000 m² of grounds, you will discover Hotel Schloss Wilhelminenberg in one of the most beautifully verdant areas of the city. In the midst of fields, forests and vineyards, the hotel provides the ideal base for city sightseeing tours or business appointments in downtown Vienna.
A house with a rich and storied history, today’s hotel features 87 elegant rooms incl. 4 suites, a palace restaurant, a terrace with incomparable views of Vienna, a winter garden, library and stylish banquet rooms. The 120,000 m² gardens greet you with unique places of strength and energy, whilst also serving as an outstanding venue for special events.
The Liechtenstein CITY PALACE, owned by the princely family of Liechtenstein, is another architecural jewel and a magnificent aristocratic residence situated at the heart of Vienna, close to the Burgtheater and the Volksgarten.
Following an extensive programme of renovation
the palace will appear again in all its former glory from 2013. Held to be the first major building of the
High Baroque age in Vienna, it boasts Baroque stucco ceilings which fuse with opulent Rococo Revival interiors, original furnishings and exquisite parquet flooring by Michael Thonet to form a harmonious whole, revealing insights into the aristocratic life of bygone epochs.