Augarten Palace (Obere Augartenstrasse 1, Vienna) – in existence since 1718, this palace has actually been a manufacturing facility for Augarten porcelain. Combining sophisticated craftsmanship, artistic design and the latest techniques, Augarten uniquely blends time-honored tradition with contemporary art. The finest porcelain is still produced and painted by hand here. Take a guided tour of the Augarten Palace’s manufactory, take a behind the scenes look, and don’t forget to visit the porcelain museum. Admission: €6 (museum). €12 per person for guided tour. Hours: 10 am – 6 pm(Monday-Saturday). Closed on Sundays & holidays.