Excursions

United Nations Complex- Vienna, Austria
United Nations Complex- Vienna, Austria

As part of the HIS 205: Crossroads of Europe, you will visit local points of interest in Vienna. Some places may include:

  • Karl Marx Hof: one of the best-known Gemeindebauten, or municipal tenement complexes, in Vienna, the visit provides an opportunity to look a the important  role that Gemeindebauten’s have played in the architecture and culture of Vienna since the 1920s.
  • Allgemeines Krankenhaus: the history of the Vienna General Hospital goes back more than three hundred years
  • Heeresgeschichtliches Museum
  • United Nations
  • The Empirial Apatments
  • Art History Museum / Natural Science Museum
  • Fernwärme Wien
  • Technisches Museum
  • Schloss Belvedere
  • Schloss Schönbrunn

In addition to visits within Vienna, the BCA program includes an educational excursion to:

  • Bratislava, Slovakia:  Take a day trip to neighboring Slovakia’s capital city, Bratislava, to help you better understand its relations with Vienna, both past and present.