Lanner Strauß Denkmal Baden, © Lammerhuber

Famous personalities from the Vienna Woods

Mozart, Beethoven, Stifter and Raimund. Large personalities have always found their homes and refuge in the Wienerwald.

Composers such as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Schubert, Johann Strauß and Ludwig van Beethoven were inspired by the Wienerwald. Johann Nestroy, Franz Kafka and Egon Schiele are also closely linked with the Wienerwald. Some were born here, and it became the adopted home for others, but they all left their traces here for posterity …