A royal experience in one of the most beautiful palaces in the world
☆ Listen to the Schönbrunn Palace Festival Orchestra perform the best pieces of W. A. Mozart and Strauss Family
☆ Spoil your taste buds with a romantic three-course dinner in Café-Restaurant Residenz
☆ Reenact how the Habsburgs spent their free time enjoying great food and magical classical concerts
All categories: Concert ticket and 3-course candlelight dinner in Café-Restaurant Residenz
Category VIP: A glass of sparkling wine or orange juice during the intermission and a CD
Category A: A glass of sparkling wine or orange juice during the intermission
About the event:
If you ever wanted to experience how the members of the royal Habsburg family lived, this concert & dinner package is an opportunity you can't miss! With an exclusive performance of Schönbrunn Palace Festival Orchestra featuring prominent Viennese opera singers and ballet dancers and a romantic candlelight dinner, your evening will surely be nothing less than royal. The Schönbrunn Palace Festival Orchestra focuses its program on the best pieces of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the Strauss Family, which are performed in the Orangerie Schönbrunn - a popular setting during Habsburg era for festivities and musical programmes. Orangery was also a place where Mozart and Salieri had an opera contest 1786. Your three-course candlelight dinner will be served in the Café-Restaurant Residenz, located on the Schönbrunn Palace grounds.
Duration: ca. 4 hours (incl. 15 minutes intermission)
Dinner: 06.30 pm (Café-Restaurant Residenz)
Concert: 08.30 pm (Orangery Schönbrunn - on selected days, concerts may take place in the Great Gallery or White Gold Room of the Schönbrunn Palace)
Dresscode: No specific dresscode required
Public transport: Metro line U4 - Station: Schönbrunn
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
Please exchange your e-Tickets at the Schönbrunn Orangery, where you will receive your dinner voucher and concert ticket.
Category VIP offers the best seats in first 2-3 rows and a glass of sparkling wine will be served in the interval. Categories correspond to the seating position (VIP: first 2-3 rows, A: front section, B: middle section, C: rear section). Seats within the categories are not numbered.
The large orchestra, together with ballet dancers and singers, performs from April 1st until October 31st, as well as from December 25th until January 2nd. The smaller ensemble (sextet) together with ballet dancers and singers, performs from January 3rd until March 31st, and from November 1st until December 23th.
On selected days concerts may take place in the Great Gallery (no ballet performance).
Public transport (U-Bahn) is running until midnight in 5-8 minute intervals. Alternatively, there are taxis available at the entrance of the concert vanue.
On the 25th of December 2018 dinner at our Restaurant Residenz is already fully booked.From now on we offer you an excellent 3-course meal in the “Emperor´s Pavilion” (including transfer). That evening, the “Emperor´s Pavilion” is exclusively open for our customers. The “Emperor´s Pavilion” has an imperial ambience and is located in the heart of Schönbrunn Zoo.
05.50 p.m. Meeting point is the ticket office at the Orangery Schönbrunn
06.00 p.m. Shuttle bus from the Orangery to the “Emperor´s Pavilion” *
06.20 p.m. Dinner at the “Emperor´s Pavilion”
approx. 07.40 p.m. Shuttle bus from the “Emperor´s Pavilion” to the Orangery
08.00 p.m. Admission into the concert hall
08.30 p.m. Concert starts
*Please note that the bus to the “Emperor´s Pavilion” departs on time and there will be no additional bus. If customers arrive late at the Orangery, we will organize a taxi, which the customer has to pay for himself. The return journey to the Orangery is of course possible with our bus.