Palais Daun-Kinsky is a grand city mansion located at Freyung and is one of Vienna´s most impressive buildings in terms of art history. Built between 1713 and 1716 for Philipp Laurenz, Count Daun, it is a gem of baroque architecture which was hailed for its artistic finesse right from the outset.


Each of the European artists who worked on the construction and interior of the mansion was a virtuoso in his respective field. Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt was one of the most renowned architects of his time. The marvellous stucco decor was the work of the highly-esteemed Alberto Camesina and the breathtaking ceiling fresco crowning the grand staircase was created by Carlo Innocenzo Carlone, who also crafted the magnificent ceiling painting in the Ovaler Festsaal together with Marcantonio Chiarini.

The Palais Daun-Kinsky captivates the onlooker not only with the rich variety of interior design but also with impressive stucco dicor, remarkable oil paintings, magnificent fresco quadrature painting and a wide diversity of sculptures.

Palais Daun-Kinsky provides a wonderful setting for unique events. The exclusivity of the grand staircase one of the most intricate staircases in baroque Vienna the noble furnishings of the individual rooms and delightful service by Palais Events staff make an event at the Daun-Kinsky to an incomparable experience for every guest.

Conferences with impressive flair, cocktails for select gatherings and banquets in a choice setting whether it is an excellent lunch or an exquisite dinner, Palais Daun-Kinsky is an outstanding event venue.

The excellent in-house cuisine is a delight to guests. Exclusive Austrian and international specialities cater the most fastidious tastes. True to the style of the mansion, loving attention to detail and individual service accompany meals and all undertakings, providing valuable support for event organisers as they seek to stage a successful banquet, conference or other gathering.

It goes without saying that the professional in-house team is delighted to provide advice and support. If called upon, they can assist in initial planning, the selection of related activities and the staging of events themselves.

Suitable for max. 80 people cocktail/dinner or 40 people for dinner with dance. The largest conference room allows seating of 110 people theatre style or 50 people classroom style.