November 30, 2023: A welcome update for all visitors to the Donauturm Wien: the 360-degree panoramic rotating mechanism in the Turm Café is back in operation following an extensive technical overhaul. The gearbox, which has served faithfully for almost six decades, has undergone necessary maintenance.
15 November 2023: A new era of thrills begins at the Danube Tower Vienna, in which Wien Holding holds a stake. At today's press conference, Dr Kurt Gollowitzer, Managing Director of Wien Holding GmbH, Danube Tower co-owner Paul Blaguss and Hermann Krammer, Managing Director of Donauturm Wien, opened the "Danube Tower Slide".
6 October 2023: It's time again for a small update on our internal construction work on the Danube Tower. We have made significant progress! The breakthrough and fixing of the slide entrance at an impressive height of 165 metres have been successfully completed!
3 October 2023: A huge work of art hovered over the city by helicopter today and will soon temporarily give the Vienna Danube Tower, in which Wien Holding also has a stake, a new silhouette: The illuminated "Danube Tower Slide" will be installed at a height of 165 metres. As the highest slide in Europe, it will offer visitors to the Danube Tower a spectacular art adventure as a new attraction from mid-November.
From September 11 to 13, 2023, the derailed rotating mechanism of the Turm Café was removed.
August 29, 2023: Built in 1964, the Danube Tower is approaching its 60th anniversary. Under the motto "Top of Innovation", we are planning a spectacular innovation from 11 September 2023 that will revolutionise the view of Vienna.
August 24, 2023: We would like to inform you that our popular technical rotation, which offers you a unique 360° panoramic view in the Turm Café while you sit relaxed at your table, is unfortunately not working at the moment.
Turn your stay at the Danube Tower into an unforgettable memory. Together with our photographer or at the automatic photo points, you can create your own souvenir photo thanks to exciting and state-of-the-art technology. The perfect souvenir of your beautiful day at the Danube Tower.
There's a saying that you haven't reached the top until there's no more view. For those who have climbed the Danube Tower in Vienna, you know that this phrase miraculously contains both truth and lies.
March 25, 2023: When you think of the Danube Tower in Vienna, you may think of its impressive height of 252 meters or the breathtaking view from the observation deck 150 meters above the ground. But have you ever thought about the people who make sure that this view is always clear and unclouded?
March 24, 2023: The Danube Tower in Vienna is a well-known landmark of the city and a popular destination for tourists and locals. However, the tower also requires regular maintenance to ensure that it is always in perfect condition and offers visitors a safe experience.