History and description. Unlike many others, the Vienna Central Cemetery is not one that has evolved slowly. The decision to establish a new, big cemetery for Vienna came in 1863 when it became clear that – due to industrialization – the city's population would eventually increase to such an extent that the existing communal cemeteries would prove to be insufficient.
- 2.4 square kilometres (590 acres)
- over 330,000 graves
- Simmering, Vienna, Austria
Pages in category "Burials at the Vienna Central Cemetery" The following 169 pages are in this category, out of 169 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().
People also ask
What is the name of the largest cemetery in Vienna?
What is the name of the first crematorium in Vienna?
How many Jews are buried at Vienna's Zentralfriedhof?
Where did Beethoven live in Vienna?
The one in Vienna is the obvious primary meaning. The article may need a hatnote for the currently only other such named cemetery, Zentralfriedhof Friedrichsfelde. -- Michael Bednarek ( talk) 12:52, 14 May 2010 (UTC) But Zentralfriedhof outside Vienna is the most well-known graveyard or cemetary in the world today.
Pages in category "Vienna Central Cemetery" The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().
Category:Vienna Central Cemetery. English: The Vienna Central Cemetery is one of the largest cemeteries in the world by number of interred, and is the most famous cemetery among Vienna's nearly 50 cemeteries. This category is being discussed as part of a Categories for discussion process. As a result of this discussion, pages and files in this ...
Vienna (/ v i ˈ ɛ n ə / vee-EN-ə; Austrian German: Wien (); Austro-Bavarian: Wean) is the national capital, largest city, and one of nine states of Austria.Vienna is Austria's most populous city, with about 2 million inhabitants (2.6 million within the metropolitan area, nearly one third of the country's population), and its cultural, economic, and political centre.