The Baroque State Hall is one of the world’s most beautiful historic libraries.
Today the State Hall is home to 200,000 books from 1501 till 1850, among them the 15,000 volumes of Prince Eugene of Savoy's (1663 – 1736) collection in the middle oval. Annually two to three exhibitions are held here, presenting exceptional properties of the Austrian National Library. The State Hall attracts every year approximately 200,000 visitors from around the world.
Austrian National Library
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