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.
Europe’s highest slide has been opened at Vienna’s Danube Tower. Safety is taken care of, the slide has been thoroughly tested by TÜV AUSTRIA with regard to all safety-relevant aspects.
A new era of thrills is beginning at the Donauturm Wien, 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 the Danube Tower Vienna, opened the "Danube Tower Slide".
Due to welding work below the Turm Café level, a smoldering fire broke out today at 10.15 a.m. - to explain: the fire department was alerted due to the smoke development.
On October 18 and 19, 2023, the Marx Hall hosted the fair "Apprenticeship Day XXL", which serves as a bridge between the world of education and the professional world.
It's time again for a little 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 165 m height have been successfully completed!
A huge work of art hovered over the city by helicopter today and will soon give Vienna's Donauturm, in which Wien Holding also has a stake, a temporary new silhouette:The illuminated "Donauturm Slide", perched at a height of 165 meters, will become Europe's tallest slide and offer Donauturm visitors a thrilling artistic adventure starting mid-November.
A visit to the Danube Tower promises not only culinary delights, but also breathtaking views. We cordially invite you to spend an unforgettable time with us, which can extend over a few pleasurable hours. Think of your restaurant visit with us like a visit to the theater, where every table plays an important role.
From September 11 to 13, 2023, the derailed rotating mechanism of the Turm Café was removed.
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.
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.
In this Falstaff article, discover how Vienna's Donauturm, an architectural landmark, has become a renowned culinary destination and join us on a journey through the finest regional cuisine, led by Executive Chef Andreas Widgruber, who takes quality and modern interpretations of traditional dishes to new heights.