Churches in Vienna

As with the city's stunning palaces and monuments, don't miss a visit to its beautiful churches and cathedral. Discover Vienna's most important religious buildings, learn their history and admire their architecture.

Unmissable religious buildings

Vienna Cathedral

Located in Stephansplatz in the heart of Vienna, Stephansdom Cathedral is one of the city's greatest symbols.


Baroque church built by Charles VI to commemorate the end of the plague epidemic, dedicated to revered healer of plague sufferers Charles Borromeo.


Inspired by St Peter's Basilica in Rome, this Baroque church is built on the site of one of the oldest churches in Vienna. Learn all about it.


Vienna's majestic Votive Church is a striking example of Neo-Gothic architecture, built following a failed assassination attempt on Emperor Franz Joseph.

Now you've got to know the city's most important churches, why not have a look at Vienna's museums?