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Waiter serving a man and a woman Wiener schnitzel with side dishes.
At this very moment someone is discovering Vienna’s diversity. With a knife and fork. And you? Viennese Cuisine

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View of City Hall from the Burgtheater

Take a look at Vienna

through the webcam on the Burgtheater.



Proud host of the Eurovision Song Contest Vienna 2015

„Building Bridges“! Vienna sets an example – at the Eurovision Song Contest (19 - 23 May 2015)

Vienna City Hall

Vienna's Ringstrasse is celebrating its birthday. Join in the celebrations - and discover the most beautiful boulevard in the world ...

DJ at a club

Get the modern sound of Vienna

Would you like to hear the Viennese sound of today? And download it to your iPhone, mobile etc. for free straight away?

Musicians in the Gläserner Saal ("Glassy Hall") of Musikverein
Statues in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein

Vienna resounds, whatever the time of day and night. From opera and classical melodies to the electronic sounds of today, music of all genres fills the stages of the city as well as daily life.

Here you'll find an interpretation of the musical identity of the musical city of Vienna from a present-day perspective, a couple of bars of contemporary, yet timeless Vienna sound.

Feel free to download the short and/or long variant and use it as a ringtone to accompany you as an acoustic greeting from Vienna.

Soundlogo Wien, Länge 40 Sekunden

Download this file.

Vienna Sound 40 sec. mp3

Other file formats:
m4a-version of the Vienna Sound, 40 sec.

mva-version of the Vienna Sound, 40 sec.

You can find the very short, four-second version here (mp3)

How you can transfer our sound logo to your cell phone:

  1. Download the ringtone to your computer.
  2. Install the software for your cell phone onto the computer or download it from the manufacturer's website. In most cases, this software is on the CD that comes with the cell phone.
  3. Connect the cell phone to the computer using the data cable.
  4. The ringtone can then be easily transferred from the computer to the cell phone, usually by simply dragging the file containing the ringtone into a music or ringtone folder on the cell phone.
  5. After that, you have to select the new file as the ringtone on your cell phone.

If you have an infrared interface or Bluetooth on both your computer and cell phone, you can also use this to transfer the ringtone.

Note: This explanation works on most cell phones, but if not, please consult the instructions for your cell phone.