View across Vienna's Ringstrasse, with the Natural History Museum, Parliament and City Hall
Statue of Joseph II in the Altes AKH

Altes AKH Campus of the University of Vienna

Spitalgasse 2
1090 Wien

Emperor Joseph II had the former General Poorhouse converted into a General Hospital based on the model of the Hôtel Dieu Hospital in Paris. Today, it is a university campus with auditoriums, institutes and eateries.