Vienna’s exciting art complex near the Imperial Palace offers renowned museums such as the Leopold Museum (showing numerous works by Schiele), the Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Kunsthalle. A lively array of restaurants, cafés and bars make this museum district even more attractive to a mixed crowd of young and old, local and international.
Museum Quarter in Vienna
The MuseumsQuartier (MQ) is among the world’s ten largest cultural quarters. Bordering Vienna’s old town, sitting in the former imperial stables, it combines institutions of different areas of art, restaurants, cafés and shops spread over 640,000 square feet in a post-modern ambiance, combining baroque buildings with modern architecture.
The MQ offers an ambiance that fits the urban lifestyle of its visitors: retaining the old, experiencing the new – and enjoying both of them together. Following this principle, a colorful and varied scene developed amid the setting of eminent museums and collections.