Baroque to Jugendstil: Architecture in Vienna

Fans of architecture will be amazed just by walking through Vienna. Skilful building styles through the ages are reflected in the city’s image, buildings, façades, and staircases. Any sightseeing trip will take you through Jugendstil, Gothic, or Baroque styles. The following are just a few of the architectural gems worth seeing in Vienna – and most of them can be found in the inner city!

Gebäude der Österreichischen Postsparkasse
Austrian Postal Savings Bank © Schaub-Walzer / PID

Jugendstil buildings in Vienna

Jugendstil, Vienna’s art nouveau, is the art historical epoch that took place at the turn of the 19th to the 20th century.

Romanesque buildings in Wien

Gothic-style buildings in Vienna

Baroque buildings in Vienna

  • Old City Hall (1010 Vienna)
  • Numerous palaces such as Palais Liechtenstein
  • Kalvarienberg Church

Renaissance in Vienna