Embassy of Colombia, Vienna

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Embassy of Colombia, Vienna
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Coordinates 48°12′33.50″N 16°21′22.30″E / 48.2093056°N 16.3561944°E / 48.2093056; 16.3561944 (Botschaft der Republik Kolumbien)
Location Innere Stadt
Address Stadiongasse 6-8/15
1010 Vienna, Austria
Ambassador Freddy Padilla de León

The Embassy of Colombia in Vienna is the diplomatic mission of the Republic of Colombia to the Republic of Austria; it is headed by the Ambassador of Colombia to Austria. It is located in the Innere Stadt district of Vienna, near the Austrian Parliament, the University of Vienna, the Rathaus, and the Burgtheater, precisely at Stadiongasse 6-8[1] at the intersection of Bartensteingasse, and it is serviced by the Rathaus station.[2]

The Embassy is concurrently accredited to the Czech Republic, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Serbia, and the Republic of Slovakia.[3]

The Embassy is located at Stadiongasse 6-8. Originally an apartment building, it was built in the classical style in 1883, designed by Austrian architect Otto Wagner;[4] The Consulate of Colombia in Vienna is also housed in the same building.[5]

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  1. ^ "Misiones de Colombia en el Exterior: Austria" (in Spanish). Colombia, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Stadiongasse 6-8". Google Maps. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Colombia, President of (20 June 2011). "Decreto 2182 de 2011" (PDF). Diario Oficial (decree) (in Spanish) (Bogotá: Colombia, National Printing Office) (48,107). ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 14 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Wagner, Otto (1988). Modern Architecture: A Guidebook For His Students To This Field Of Art. Harry Francis Mallgrave (translator). Santa Monica, CA: Getty Center. p. 25. ISBN 9780226869391. OCLC 18464599. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Consulado de Colombia en Viena" (in Spanish). Vienna: Colombia, Consulate of. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 

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