Free entry to the Imperial Burial Vault with the Vienna PASS

Imperial Burial Vault

Vienna PASS Benefits:

Free entry to the Imperial Crypt
Normal Price: Adult: €7,50 ; Child: €4,50

Since 1633, 149 members of the House of Habsburg have found their final resting place in the Imperial Crypt beneath the Capuchin Church on Neuer Markt. It is the principal burying place for members of the former imperial house of Austria. The most recent entombment was that of the former crown prince and EU politician Otto Habsburg in 2011.


  • The double sarcophagus of Empress Maria Theresa and Francis I Stephen of Lothringen
  • Sarcophagi of Empress Elisabeth and Crown Prince Rudolf

Did you know:

- 12 emperors and 19 empresses and queens have been buried in the Imperial Crypt

- As part of the funeral ceremony, the body, the hearts and the viscera of the Habsburgs were entombed in separate places

- You can see not only the splendid tombs of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I but also the sarcophagi of Empress Elisabeth and Crown Prince Rudolf

How to get there:

    Underground: U1, U3 Stephansplatz, U1, U2, U4 Karlsplatz
    Tram: 1, 2, 62, D, Badner Bahn Kärntner Ring, Oper
    Bus: 59A Kärntner Ring, Oper; 3A Albertinaplatz
    HOP ON HOP OFF: Red Line / Yellow Line: State Opera

see the: full list of attractions included

Monday 10.00 - 18.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 18.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 18.00
Thursday 10.00 - 18.00
Friday 10.00 - 18.00
Saturday 10.00 - 18.00
Sunday 10.00 - 18.00

Closed: 14 January to 1 February 2019 for reconstruction

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Tegetthoffstraße 2, 1010 Wien


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