Otto Wagner sanatorium
Otto Wagner designed the Weisse Stadt (White City) project in Vienna’s 14th district. The development comprised a hospital, Art Nouveau theater and the Church of St. Leopold. Guided tours in 2018:
- Otto Wagner’s White City (available in German, English, French, Italian and Spanish by prior arrangement)
- Otto Wagner Church of St. Leopold (public tours in German, no advance registration required, Sat 15:00 and Sun 16:00; also available in English, French, Italian and Spanish by prior arrangement)
Sigmund Freud Museum
Sigmund Freud and Viennese Modernism: a city tour
The tour takes in the places where Freud saw patients, met friends and compared notes with fellow professionals: mansion houses and coffeehouses on the Ringstrasse boulevard, the University of Vienna and the former site of Vienna General Hospital. Price includes: admission to the Sigmund Freud Museum.
Tours can be booked individually: firstname.lastname@example.org
Austrian Post Savings Bank
Otto Wagner’s total work of art
German, English and French tours of the large and small banking halls are available (by prior arrangement) throughout 2018 – as well as of the WAGNER:WERK museum which contains a permanent exhibition devoted to Wagner’s work. The Austrian Post Savings Bank is among the leading examples of Viennese Modernism and the only building of its kind on the Ringstrasse.
(contact: email@example.com; Museum opening hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm).
Accredited tour guides
Numerous accredited Vienna guides offer tours covering topics including Viennese Modernism, Austrian Art Nouveau, turn-ofthe- century architecture, Klimt, Schiele, Wagner and Moser. A number of them have also put together special tours that take the theme for 2018 as their point of departure:
Ursula Schwarz: Awakening & Farewell – Viennese Modernism 1918/2018; Flourishing Art Nouveau from Stadtpark to Hietzing; Art Nouveau, Secession and Modernism; Art Nouveau and Art Déco in Döbling; Art Nouveau & Fin de Siècle – from the Loos Haus to the Austrian Post Savings Bank.
Marieta Teich: The tour begins with Gustav Klimt’s Beethoven Frieze in the Secession, and ends in the grounds of the Old General Hospital (duration: 3hrs).
Sonia Montiel de Muhm: Architecture tours: Viennese Modernism & Art Nouveau Walks; Protagonists of Viennese Modernism; Viennese Art Nouveau; Viennese Architecture and Design; Vienna’s First District etc.
Nini Leydolt: Themed tours: Otto Wagner’s Vienna; The Three Viennese Schools of Psychotherapy: Freud, Adler, Frankl; Sigmund Freud’s Vienna around 1900.
Katharina Ebner: Otto Wagner – Anniversary Tour: the man who made Vienna modern; The straight and sweeping line: Viennese art and design from 1900 to the present day; New Vienna: the birth of Modernism.