Wiener Kongresszentrum Hofburg Betriebsges.m.b.H.
(media owner)
P.O. Box 113
1014 Vienna, Austria
T +43 1 5873666
F +43 1 5356426

Manager Director: Mag. Alexandra Kaszay

Object of business: Congress centre (organisation and staging of events)


  • Columbus (COLUMBUS Reisen GmbH)
  • Gerstner Imperial Hotels & Residences (Austria Hotels Betriebs GmbH)
  • Hotel Sacher Wien (Hotel Sacher, Eduard Sacher GmbH)
  • InterContinental Wien (Wertinvest Hotelbetriebs GmbH)
  • Schick-Hotels (Schick-Hotels Betriebs GmbH) 

Company details

Company registration number: FN 80531d
VAT no.: ATU 38582903
IBAN:  AT 612011100000287059
Commercial court: Vienna Commercial Court of
Chamber affiliation: Vienna Chamber of Commerce
Responsible regulatory authority: Municipal District Office for the first district

General Terms and Conditions

You can read our General Terms and Conditions here.

Cancellation rates

Cancellation periods and fees for tickets for the Silvesterball, Spanish Riding School, State Opera, Volksoper, New Year’s concert and waltz lessons:

  • On or before 31 August 2015: no charge
  • 1 September-31 October 2015: 50% of total
  • From 1 November 2015: 100% of total

Please note that a handling fee of EUR 30 will be charged for cancellations.

Information for tour operators

New: from 1 May 2014 bus drivers can only drive to the Hofburg and other destinations (such as hotels) inside the Ringstrasse if they have a valid permit. The Hofburg Vienna is permitted to issue such permits to international coach operators in connection with events at our premises. Please contact for further details.


Erste Bank, Graben 21, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Account number 002-87 059, sort code 20111
IBAN: AT 612011100000287059


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Hofburg Vienna
Lois Lammerhuber
Matthias Brandstetter
Mariusz Kocurl
Jana Madzigon
Andreas Tischler
Manfred Seidl
Foto Sulzer

Copyright notice

The entire content of HOFBURG Silvesterball website, including all text, graphics, photographs and the design is copyright and trademark protected, regardless of whether it is identified as such by copyright or trademark symbols (e.g. ©, ® or TM).

Reproduction of the content is only permitted for non-commercial personal and informational purposes. Any other forms of reproduction, dissemination, copying or disclosure, or other use of the content, and in particular the use of text, text elements, pictorial material or software that can be directly or indirectly accessed from the HOFBURG Silvesterball website, as well as any use whatsoever for commercial purposes, require the separate, written consent of Wiener Kongresszentrum Hofburg Betriebsgesellschaft m.b.H. Modification of the content of this site, including alterations to the frames and similar actions, is prohibited. Use of this website does not confer any licence to use the intellectual property of Wiener Kongresszentrum Hofburg Betriebsgesellschaft m.b.H. Unless otherwise stated all the distinctive signs and logos used on the HOFBURG Silvesterball website are subject to trademark protection. This applies in particular to company logos and other distinctive company signs.

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