Hofburg, Schweizerhof, 1010 Wien, Austria
The Imperial TreasuryAustria’s imperial past is most palpable between the grand palaces of Vienna. And within the capital there is one particular place where this illustrious atmosphere is polarized. The Imperial Treasury holds some of the most ornate, detailed and just outright ostentatious relics of the Habsburg empire. You will see the Austrian imperial crown, the golden cradle of Napoleon’s son, the world's largest cut emerald and endless cases of gleaming treasure. Take a peek at the power and wealth that marked the country’s storied past and marvel at the sheer amount of jewels and luxurious fabrics that are stored here.