Minimundus is a miniature park in Klagenfurt in Carinthia, Austria. It displays over 150 miniature models of architecture from around the world, built at a ratio of 1:25. Since its opening in 1958, more than 15 million visitors have visited the 26,000 square meters park.
The approximately 150 models of famous structures, trains and ships will take you on a trip around the world in miniature format. The detail on each piece is astounding and the sculptured grounds added to the effect.
The most beautiful miniatures are St. Peter’s Basilica (basilica in Vatican City), Taj Mahal (mausoleum in Agra, India), St. Stephen’s Cathedral (cathedral in Vienna, Austria) and Sydney Opera House (building in Sydney, Australia). the oldest model in the park is Hochosterwitz Castle, which has been here from the beginning. But rest of the monuments are equally awesome.
The park/garden around these miniature buildings is also very beautiful. It’s a pleasant way to exercise your legs for a bit and grab some fun photos.
The new indoor area offers excitement and fun for the whole family with an all-year-round exhibition. On two floors visitors can find out interesting and unusual facts in a fun way. The interactive adventure stations invite visitor to go on a fantastical journey around the world and, at the same time, they include informative topics for adults, fun for children and exciting challenges for teenagers. A large restaurant with 400 seats rounds off this world of experience.
Don’t miss out the Minimundus. Nowhere else can you experience the world in just one day. Get more information about the park visit its website: http://www.minimundus.at/.