Vienna Attractions Closures and Notices


Please find below a list of exceptional closures and opening time changes at Vienna attractions. This information is correct at the time of issue and is subject to change at short notice, at the discretion of the attraction. If there is an attraction you particularly want to visit, we advise contacting them in advance to double check the opening hours. You can find telephone numbers in your guidebook and on our website.

Please note that adverse weather conditions can impact on some tours and cruises. Particularly susceptible to bad weather closures are the river cruises and walking tours. If the forecast is poor, check before you travel!

Imperial Palace Schloss Hof & HOP ON HOP OFF Grey Line
The Christmas market at the Imperial Palace Schloss Hof is taking place at the following days: 
18 - 19 nov | 25 - 26 nov | 2 - 3 nov | 8 - 10 dec | 16 - 17 dec 2018: 10 am to 7 pm
The grey HOP ON HOP OFF line is operating on these days (departure from Hilton Hotel Stadtpark, Wien Mitte). Both the entry to the Christmas market and the transfer with the Grey Line are included with your Vienna PASS. 

Spanish Riding School
There will be no morning exercises on the following dates:
14th and 28th of December 2017
5th of January 2018

Vienna Giant Ferris Wheel
8  - 19 January 2018
Closed for annual maintenance work

Danube Tower
8 January - End of March 2018
The Danube Tower will be closed due to refurbishment from 8 January to the end of March 2018. Please see for the exact reopening date.