Photo: Wien Museum
Strong men in the 19th century Prater
The Local · 10 Mar 2016, 14:28
Published: 10 Mar 2016 14:28 GMT+01:00
A new exhibition at Wien Museum is showcasing photos from Vienna's famous Prater fairground since 1766.
The images give an insight into what was considered entertainment back in the 18th and 19th Century, including the popular 'strong men' who would show off their strength and prowess to captivated crowds.
Here is a selection of some of finest of Vienna's 'strong men'.
Visit the Gallery here.
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