Famous for its acoustics but also its unforgettable New Year's Eve concert.
One of the world's finest concert halls.
Have you heard of the New Year's Eve concert celebrated in Vienna every year? It's probably the Austrian capital's most important classical music concert of the year - and as the classical music world's capital, that's saying something. Conducted by the Vienna Philharmonic in the building's Great Hall, it is broadcast all over the world. The Musikverein, located at Bosendorferstrasse 12, was inaugurated in 1870 on land donated by emperor Franz Josef I, and it's considered one of the world's most acoustically superior venues. Fortunately, if you book far enough in advance you can find good ticket deals. And if you're a classical music lover, you owe it to yourself not to miss this.