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!

Hofburg area
Due to an event on Friday, January 25, 2019, the area around Hofburg will be closed off by police. The museums and sights in this area will close at 4 pm. The Vienna PASS and Vienna Sightseeing Tours Customer Service Centre in Opernpassage will close at 3pm, also the HOP ON HOP OFF buses (red and yellow line ) and the Vienna Ring Tram will cease operations at 3pm.

Spanish Riding School
The morning exercise will not take place on the following days:
25 and 28 December 2018
2, 4, 8 to 11. and 29 January 2019
26 April 2019
28 June 2019
1 and 29 November 2019
13, 25 and 31 December 2019
See the full programm for  2019 here.

Apple Strudel Show at Schönbrunn
closed 7 January - 18 February 2019 for refurbishments

Danube Tower
closed 7 - 23 January 2019 for refurbishments

7 April 2019
Vienna City Marathon
Due to the VCM there will be no HOP ON HOP OFF service that day.