Danube Tower – outside view
© Donauturm, Foto: Christian Lendl

The new Danube Tower

The 360° panorama view of the city is breathtaking. Freshly renovated, the Danube Tower presents itself in a new splendor. Or rather, in its old glory. The restaurant and café at the top of the tower revolve around its own axis at a height of 170 meters. The interiors have been restored to the style of the 1960s but of course the technology has been brought completely up to date. The Danube Tower was built on the occasion of the Vienna Garden Show in 1964.

On the indoor and outdoor viewing platforms at 155 meters above sea level, interactive panoramic screens provide information on the surrounding sights in eight languages. In the newly adapted entrance area, more than 60 multimedia touch screens make the history of the tower and the city of Vienna tangible.

But the absolute highlight is the panoramic view. From nowhere in the city can you get a better view of Vienna and the Danube.

Danube Tower (Donauturm)

Donauturmstraße 4, 1220 Wien
  • Prices

  • Opening times

    • daily, 10:00 - 00:00
    • last ascent 11:30 p.m.
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • (Double swinging doors )
      • Ramp 100  cm  long ,   118  cm  wide ,  10  cm  high
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
    • Elevator available
      • 85 cm wide and 120 cm low , Door 85 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
    • Comments

      Observation terrace (at 150 m height) wheelchair-accessible via elevator (max. 3 wheelchairs at once). Special ramps (width: 99 cm, height: 25 cm) to allow wheelchair users to enjoy the view over Vienna. According to the building license, wheelchairs are prohibited on all other floors for safety reasons (escape routes). By way of compensation, wheelchair users can ride to the viewing terrace (150 m) for free.

      Central floor (165 m): 25 steps up to the restaurant (170 m), 25 steps down to the café (160 m, not accessible for wheelchair users). Wheelchair users only with escort (1 escort per wheelchair user at no charge). No wheelchair-accessible restroom in the tower.

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Tower restaurant

Tower restaurant

© Donauturm, Foto: Christian Lendl
Interactive panoramic screen at the Danube Tower

Interactive panoramic screen

© Donauturm, Foto: Christian Lendl
Danube Tower – outside view

Danube Tower

© Donauturm, Foto: Christian Lendl
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