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OCTOBER 26, 2021

Concept and moderation: Marion Kuzmany / ARCH ON TOUR, Gabriele Schöberl / ATELIER HOCHSTRASSE

Expert guided tours: Gabriele Schöberl

Tour operator: Mondial GmbH & Co. KG

In the 19th century, Arthur Krupp developed the Berndorfer metal goods factory, founded by his father in 1843, from a small cutlery manufacturer to a global corporation with 6000 employees, for which the corporation also built housing estates, houses, schools, churches and theaters. With our day tour we visit the so-called Krupp town of Berndorf with its amazing facilities.

The former sausage factory, redesigned and transformed by Atelier Hochstrasse into today's Krupp-Stadt-Museum shows numerous exhibits from the overwhelming cutlery and tableware collection and provides a historical overview of the factory and city with drawings, plans and photos. Two city walks lead through the settlements of the workers' colony and civil servants' dwellings and explore the surprisingly sophisticated urban planning by Ludwig Baumann of the church and school with its classrooms richly decorated in a wide variety of historicizing styles.

Architect Gabriele Schöberl, who has designed several buildings and renovations in Berndorf, leads the expert guided tour through the city and its history.

An exclusive champagne reception followed by a lunch buffet in the private Villa Hauch, the former management building of the Krupp food warehouse, takes care of your physical well-being.



as of 2021/09/28, subject to changes

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

09:00 meeting at Operngasse 16, 1010 Vienna (across from the Café Museum)

09:15 departure by bus to Berndorf

City Theater Berndorf / Fellner & Helmer, 1898 (interior visit)

Krupp City Museum / Atelier Hochstrasse, 2007 (guided tour through the exhibition)

Guided city walk 1st part:  Workers' houses in Wiedenbrunn , Vierhaus, Sechshaus

Villa Hauch / Ludwig Baumann, 1917 (exclusive champagne reception and lunch buffet)

Guided city walk 2nd part: Griesfeld - civil servant houses Kruppstrasse

Margaretenkirche church / Ludwig Baumann, 1910-1917 (interior view)

Berndorfer style classes / Ludwig Baumann, Max Hegele, 1909 (interior view)

17:00 departure by bus from Berndorf / approx. 18:00 arrival in Vienna, Operngasse

TOUR PRICE : 130 EUR (incl. tax)

tour price includes: bus trip from Vienna to Berndorf and back, guided tours by architect Gabriele Schöberl, interior visits, admissions, guided city walks, exclusive champagne reception and lunch buffet in the private VILLA HAUCH with cold and warm dishes, desserts, drinks (wine, beer, water and café), expert travel moderation by DI Marion Kuzmany


The program is subject to changes. Participation is at your own perils and risk.


Maximum number of participants: 25

The tour will be carried out in accordance with the current Covid regulations in October 2021 and the program will be adjusted if necessary. Until further notice, the 3G rule is currently in effect in the bus and when visiting the interior. Before departure in Vienna, the relevant evidence of all participants will be checked by ARCH ON TOUR.

Photos: ARCH ON TOUR archive; Gabriele Schöberl

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