on May 22, 2006
The Hofburg was the winter residence of the imperial family, the Habsburgs. Empress Elisabeth—more affectionatly known as Sissi—lived here. The Hofburg is now a museum that offers guided tours. Prices start at around €10. But if you do not want to stroll through the apartments, see the silver collection or visit the museum, you can visit the Hofburg grounds for free.To visit the Hofburg using public transport, use either U3 (orange U-Bahnline), Station Herrengasse, the tramway: 1, 2, D, J, Station Burgring or by bus 2A oder 3A, Station Hofburg.
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