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The Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof) is one of the largest cemeteries in the world and the largest by number of interred in Europe. It is also the most famous cemetery among Vienna's nearly 50 cemeteries. At the centre of the cemetery you will find the Dr. Karl Lueger-Gedächtniskirche (the Memorial Church). The graves of a lot of famous people - like the composers Ludwig van Beethoven, Brahms, Strauss and Franz Schubert - can be found here. The cemetery also contain some very large German and Russian World War II sections.    
   
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Some of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

Some of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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Some of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

Some of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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The dome of the Dr. Karl Lueger-Gedächtniskirche (the Memorial Church) at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

The dome of the Dr. Karl Lueger-Gedächtniskirche (the Memorial Church) at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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The grave of the famous composer Franz Schubert at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

The grave of the famous composer Franz Schubert at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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A sign showing the map of the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

A sign showing the map of the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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One of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).

One of the graves of honour at the Vienna Central Cemetery (Wien Zentralfriedhof).
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