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Explore the Diverse Environments of the Stadtpark in Vienna

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The Stadtpark or the City Garden of Vienna serves as a link between the city center and the third district

Every entrance to the park offers a different environment. Visitors who approach the park from the Stadtbahn railway pavilions are able to see the Viennese Art Nouveau; those who enter the park from the third district can walk across a hilly part of the park and can see a contemporary steel sculpture by Donald Judd. Those who enter from the Ringstrasse follow different shady paths to pleasantly reach the airy park meadows and the famous monument of Johann Strauss.

A small branch of the River Donau, the River Wien passes through the park. The two sides of the river are connected by a pedestrian bridge from which you can enjoy great views of the Wienflussportal, elegant pavilions that are designed in the Jugendstil style. The Kursalon is the largest structure in the Stadtpark city garden and is used for holding concerts.

The Stadtpark is known for having some wonderful monuments especially statues of famous composers such as Anton Bruckner and Franz Schubert. The Johann Strauss Memorial created in 1921 is a major attraction in the park. Apart from the statues, there are also numerous fountains fitted in the park. The oldest fountain in the park is the Danube Woman fountain. There is also a fountain group called as 'The Liberation of Spring' was built in 1903. A recent fountain Vogeltrankebrunnen with penguins was created by Mario Petrucci in 1953.

There are a few Masaajid within a 2Km radius of the park. Visitors can also find a few halal restaurants near the vicinity of the park.

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Austria Info

ADMINISTRATIVE/COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Vienna

GEOGRAPHY
With an area of 83,871 (32,383 sq miles) Austria is a small but beautifull mountainous country located in between Germany Italy and Hungary.

DEMOGRAPHY
A population of close to 8.4 Million Muslims account for about 4.22% of the population.

CLIMATE
Austrian Climate is generally moderate and mild. Summer temperature can range from 20c to 30c(68F to 86F) while winter can go as low as 0c.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN
Even though the main native language of Austria is Austro-Bavarian German scores more dominance and used as the official language.

LOCAL TIME
GMT+2 hrs.

BUSINESS HOURS
General: 9 AM to 6 PM
Banks: 8 AM to 3 PM

HOLIDAYS
New Years Day: January 1st
Epiphany: January 6th
National Holiday : 1st May & 26th October
All Saints Day : 1st November
Immaculate Conception: December 8th
Christmas Day: December 25th
Boxing Day : December 26th

CURRENCY
Euro

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Police/Medical/Fire: 112

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