Culture in Vienna - Music, Theaters, Art
Vienna is based on culture. Starting with museums and exhibitions about art, music and literature you will find a huge and affordable cultural offer in Vienna. Vienna is a globally well known stage for culture, art and music. The history of the city next to the Danube is characterized by its former role as the center of the empire. This empire sometimes was covering many areas around the globe. And Viennas role as capital of a huge empire also characterized its culturual behavior. Today Vienna has a numberless count of historical buildings. Many of them were owend by aristocratic families. They also surrounded themselfes with art and culture. This of course was influcencing todays Vienna as a major cultural city of the world.
One of the most important collections of clocks in Europe is located in the middle of Vienna in a house in the city center.