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  1. Austria
  2. Vienna
  3. Belvedere Palace

Vienna: Klimt 2-hour Guided City Walk & Museum Tour

Product ID: 274307
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Explore Gustav Klimt's Vienna on a guided tour. Visit Klimt’s favorite coffee shop. See paintings at the Viennese Secession. Visit Belvedere Palace.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Walk in the footsteps of Klimt and take a journey back in time to turn of the century Vienna
  • Explore what inspired the world famous painter
  • Admire the largest collection of Klimt paintings, including the "The Kiss"
  • Learn about the art of 1900's Vienna from a Ph.D art historian
Full description
Meet your guide in front of one of Klimt’s favorite Viennese coffee houses. Explore Vienna and see what the city looked like when the young ambitious painter first broke out into the art world. Discover how the city influenced his artistic development.

Stop at the Vienna Secession, which Klimt helped found in 1897. The members of the secession displayed works by young and upcoming artists as well also brought by well-known foreign artists like van Gogh to Vienna.

Marvel at famous buildings such as the Art Nouveau Otto Wagner Pavillion, and the Baroque St. Charles Church. Ride the Viennese tram known as the “Bim” to Belvedere Palace, the summer palace of Prince Eugene of Savoy. Admire the palace’s impressive art collection which contains many Klimt paintings, including his masterpiece: “The Kiss.” Your expert guide, a Ph.D. art historian, will put Klimt's work into its historical context.

Learn about the Golden Era of Vienna and the major players in the art world at the time including Egon Schiele, Otto Wagner, Josef Hoffmann, Adolf Loos, and Oskar Kokoschka. Discover stunning examples of Symbolism, Impressionism, Expressionism.
Includes
  • Guided tour with a certified guide/Ph.D. art historian
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance ticket to the Belvedere Palace
  • Tram Ticket (if you do not have a day or week pass you can buy your ticket inside the tram if you bring coins)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The entrance of the famous Café Museum: Operngasse 7, 1010 Vienna.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note, the entry ticket to the Belvedere Castle is not included in the price of this tour.
• Please note, the ticket to the Tram is not included in the price of this tour.