Äußeres Burgtor, the exterior gate leading to Heldenplatz, was built in the early 19th century by the famous architect, Peter Nobile.
The gate is comprised of 5 huge wooden archway doors with the words FRANCISCVS I. IMPERATOR AVSTRIAE MDCCCXXIV written on the façade, which translates to “Francis I, Emperor of Austria, 1824”
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The Votive Church is a result of an architectural competition held by the Emperor Franz Joseph’s brother to build a church to commemorate his brother’s escape from a near assassination.
The competition resulted in over 70 projects being submitted from artists of many diverse backgrounds offering varied types of architecture styles.