Musicians’ graves at the Central Cemetery

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Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof)

Simmeringer Hauptstraße 234
1110 Vienna

Stretching over more than two square kilometers, the great Central Cemetery hosts perhaps the world's largest concentration of memorials honoring the dead. Among those interred here are Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Johann Strauss and Johannes Brahms.

  • Opening times

    • 03 November to the end of February
      • daily, 08:00 - 17:00
    • March
      • daily, 07:00 - 18:00
    • April to September
      • daily, 07:00 - 19:00
    • October to 02 November
      • daily, 07:00 - 18:00
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • no steps
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Comments

      Honorary tombs: Main Entrance (2nd Gate, access by car possible on the blue paths), free with ID. One can apply for the access card at the Infopoint (2nd Gate). Wheelchair-accessible restroom accessible with "Euro-Key" near Hall 3, in the cemetery church and at the cemetery office (ramp), gravel paths.

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