The classical advent markets

Punch, handicrafts and seasonal spirit

Eating, drinking, browsing through the handicraft stalls: these are the most important components of a Viennese Christmas market experience!


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    Christmas market Maria-Theresien-Platz

    The Christmas market on the "Ring" offers an incomparable atmosphere with its imperial backdrop between the Kunsthistorisches Museum and the Museum of Natural History. From November 16 until December 26, 2022, you will find exciting gift ideas, mulled wine and punch.

    ©Renata Sedmakova
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    Christmas market on Spittelberg

    The Spittelberg Christmas market is the classic amonst the "alternative" markets: From November 11 to December 23, 2022, you can meander through romantic alleys, marvel at precious handicrafts and watch artists at work. 


    ©Karl Lind
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    Advent on Karlsplatz

    Handicrafts, bands and performances are the focus of this Christmas experience. For the little ones there is a storytelling yurt and a star workshop. From 18 November until 23 December, 2022.

    ©Christian Öser
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    Christmas Village Belvedere Palace

    A cup of mulled wine after a visit to the Belvedere? Count me in! From 18 November to 23 December 2022 the elegant backdrop of the Belvedere is transformed into a romantic Christmas village, wrapped in the glow of lights. You won't have to look far for unique handicrafts and Viennese moments of pleasure.

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The best family Christmas markets

A Christmas experience for young and old

The kids can’t complain here: no matter whether pony riding, ice skating or a ride on the mini wheeled train, there is plenty for families to do!

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Designer advent markets

Cool atmosphere and hip handicrafts

Enough of sweet and sticky punch and advent kitsch? The independent designer scene in Vienna makes use of the Christmas season to stage a brilliant show in pop-up style.

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