Location & Entrances


Aerial view © Google

The Division of Pharmacognosy (Pharmaziezentrum) shares the second University Center Althanstraße (UZA 2) with the Geological Center. 

Click on the map and you will notice that there are more than one entrance into the building. The most convenient ones are the main entrance and the side entrance Rotunde. Click on the aerial view and explore the environnement in 3D at Google Earth (Strg + left mouse key).

  • Main entrance (from Augasse 2-4)
  • Side entrance Rotunde (from Liechtenwerder Platz)
  • Side entrance Geozentrum (from Althanstraße)
  • Back entrance (from Nordbergstraße 17)

Arrival by Public Transport

Main entrance

Rotunde entrance & access to parking garage

Either leave the tram at the station Augasse and cross the building between Wirtschaftsuniversität and UZA 1 - walking across the place you will reach the main entrance to the Pharmaziezentrum.
Or you get off at Liechtenwerder Platz and take your route across Josef-Holaubek-Platz (between the Verkehrsamt and the UZA 2), reaching the stairs up to the University grounds. Following the UZA 2 sign on the ground turn to the left and enter the building labelled Rotunde.

U4 or U6:
Getting off at station Spittelau, follow the sign Verkehrsamt. You walk along the Verkehrsamt and then have to edge to the right. Cross the road at the Josef-Holaubek-Platz using the crosswalk which again leads to the stairs and to the side entrance Rotunde as described above.

35 A: 
This bus stops at the Josef-Holaubek-Platz. You may use the same route as described before.

Arrival by Car


As there are so many places where you may visit us from and we cannot give you information on all of the routes, we suggest you to use Google maps.

Please make sure to use Liechtenwerder Platz as your arrival street. Thus you will be able to use the parking garage underneath the Wirtschaftsuniversität.

You can leave the parking garage at Josef-Holaubek-Platz using the same route as described above. There are also several possibilities to enter the UZA 2 from the inside of the parking garage.

Inside UZA 2

Inside UZA 2

Once you are inside the UZA 2 building you will find there is a main corridor with several bridgeworks, the wings A - G stretching to either side.

The room numbers are comprising as in this example:

2E 408

2 ..... UZA 2
E ..... wing
4 .....  floor
08 .... room number

Entering from the main entrance, you'll start with wing A, entering from the side entrance Rotunde you'll start with wing G.