View across Vienna's Ringstrasse, with the Natural History Museum, Parliament and City Hall
Johann Strauss-Denkmal, Stadtpark

Johann Strauss Monument

1010 Wien

Edmund Hellmer's golden Strauss Monument in the Stadtpark is the most popular photographic subject in Vienna. At its unveiling in 1921, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra played the Blue Danube Waltz, composed by Johann Strauss (son).