A remarkable fact for you: Vienna's Tiergarten Schönbrunn, which sits in the park surrounding Schönbrunn Palace, is the oldest working zoo in the world. Mind you, one or … [Read more...] about History of Vienna Zoo
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Nothing was simple about the life of Austria's Empress Elisabeth ("Sisi"). But if you want to try and get to the bottom of her character, a special long-term exhibition at the … [Read more...] about Empress Elisabeth exhibition
A little tip for those visiting Vienna's zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn): make your way to the far side of the complex and climb the wooded hill to the Tirolerhof, a genuine … [Read more...] about The Tirolerhof
Elsewhere I deal with animal highlights. But for those looking for more general tips for visiting Tiergarten Schönbrunn... Quick ticket option Tips for your zoo … [Read more...] about Zoo ticket & visitor tips
Vienna has plenty of rare sights, but perhaps none rarer than the Giant Pandas found in Tiergarten Schönbrunn (the Vienna zoo). According to the WWF, less than 1900 wild … [Read more...] about The Giant Pandas
Vienna's zoo (Tiergarten Schönbrunn) features hundreds of different mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects, fish and more, often housed in special themed indoor and … [Read more...] about Vienna zoo: animal highlights