It was built for Prince Eugen of Savoyen after he was succesful against the Turks. And Barock domes said to resemble the Turkish tents
Visit the gardens of Schloss Belvedere and the museum. The current exposition and prices could be found at: http://www.belvedere.at
Simply - beautiful...
A nice pleasant two or three hours sight seeing, wander round the grounds, sit in the park, drink coffee and just relax
Belvedere, a complex with a winter and a summer palace and lovely gardens in between. It is where prince Eugen had his famous parties.
wonderful rococo architecture.
Housed in Belvedere Palace and not only a fantastic array of their national art treasures but in a setting that rivals Schonbrunn
Once a royal palace, now it contains two museums (in upper and lower Belvedere). Don't miss the famous painting by Gustav Limt 'The Kiss' in Upper Belvedere.
Belvedere Castle is surrounded by beautiful grounds and includes a museum that boasts Gustav Klimt's artwork--including his famed Kiss.