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Linz, European Capital of Culture 2009


Linz transforms the Danube - and vice versa

As the city's full name expresses so succinctly, Linz lies on the Danube as few other Austrian cities do. In 2014 and 2015, the European Capital of Culture invites both its inhabitants and visitors to discover the city on all levels, from the water.

Get Started: PocketGuide tour of Linz

You want to explore the city of Linz on your own and without a guidebook? With the PocketGuide tour of Linz it's easy!
Discover the city center of Linz by downloading the tour to your iPhone, iPad or Android smartphone. The app guides you through the city while showing you the top 25 sights and attractions in the downtown area.


"A bold idea, whetting the appetite for Linz"

... that’s how the newspaper HEUTE recently published the new Linz-accommodation guide.
The booklet talks about the 12 hours of the day that visitors spend in their accommodation. Relax, rejuvenate and enjoy are the topics presented therein to our guests.
Linz’ hotels want you to feel living-quality, enable you to reflect and rediscover.

The new guide is available at the Tourist Information at Hauptplatz or online.

Music in Linz 2013

Linz, the capital of music, ..

.. offers the Bruckner Festival, the Klangwolke, the new Musiktheater, the Posthof, Dennis Russell Davies and Parov Stelar. The aspirations of the Cultural Capital of Linz are more dynamic and more ambitious than almost anywhere else. Enjoy experimentation and encounters with the extraordinary. The city is a hive of cultural activity, especially when it comes to music – and the present diverse mosaic of images, sounds, performers and events reflects an enriching diversity of styles and sounds.
Linz Danube

Your weekend in Linz

Get to know the innovative, contemporary city on the Danube where culture, architecture, nature and science coexist as a satisfying whole. Stroll through the marvellous old quarter of the town, experience the virtual worlds and be astonished by this progressive development of the city. Enjoy Linz to the fullest with the Linz Card for 3 days, which covers nearly all attractions.
Linz Card 2014

Enjoy culture by the colourful Danube at a discounted price

Have you ever asked yourself what it must mean to a city to lie on Europe’s longest river?
In 2014, Linz is searching for answers to that question.
Exhibitions, installations and events make the changes on the banks of the Danube clearly visible and show what zeitgeist really means. Sharpen your fi ve senses in the Danube city and immerse yourself in the fl owing cultural experience on the river.

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Tourist Information Linz

Hauptplatz 1 (Altes Rathaus)
phone: +43 732 7070 2009

October - April
Monday till Saturday 9 am. - 5 pm.
Sunday/Holiday 10 am. - 5 pm.

May - September
Monday till Saturday 9 am. - 7 pm.
Sunday/Holiday 10 am. - 7 pm.

Further information.
Information brochures.

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