The Justizpalast was build by Alexander Wielemans von Monteforte between 1875 and 1881.
The building is kept in neorenaissance style.
In 1927 the Justizpalast was set on fire because of demonstrations against the "Schattendorfer Urteil (judgement)".
The reconstruction was completed in 1930 and 2007 the building was extended. Both times the building was extendet about one level.
The supreme court of law, the regional appeal court, the supreme prosecution service and the regional civil court of Vienna is located in the Justizpalast.
The ministry of justice is not situated in the Justizpalast. The top floor provides a cafe.
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