Guided tour

Vienna: Jewish Quarter Guided Walking Tour

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Vienna: Jewish Quarter Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Gems of Vienna
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From US$ 31.69 per person

Discover the history of the Jewish community in Vienna on this walking tour. Explore the sights of the Old Jewish Quarter, visit the Jewish Museum, the Holocaust Memorial, and more, and learn about the hardships and culture of Vienna’s Jewish residents.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore Vienna's Old Jewish Quarter with a local guide
  • Visit the Jewish Museum, Holocaust Memorial, and more
  • Learn about the history and hardships of the city's Jewish community
  • Hear about famous former residents including Sigmund Freud
Full description
Meet your guide at the North Tower at St Stephen’s Cathedral, then begin the tour with a visit to the Jewish Museum. From here, explore the Old Jewish Quarter and learn about the history, hardships, and culture of the Jewish community in Vienna. As you explore the neighborhood's charming cobblestone streets, hear about the lives of famous former residents, including Sigmund Freud and Gustav Mahler. Highlights of the tour also include the city's oldest synagogue and the Holocaust Memorial. By the end of the tour, you’ll have a better understanding of Vienna’s Jewish history and culture.
  • Entrance fees
  • Taxes
  • Food or drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

• The meeting point is left of the main entrance to the Cathedral • Your guide will be wearing a blue lanyard with a sign reading “Gems of Vienna”

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Important information

Know before you go

  •  Due to Vienna's cobblestone streets, this tour is not wheelchair accessible
  •  This tour will take place rain or shine
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4.7 /5

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I really enjoyed this walking tour. Our guide Lisa was very engaging and knowledgeable. You could tell she really cared about the subject. I definitely recommend this tour to anyone who is interested in the history of Jews in Vienna beyond just WWII.

October 18, 2021

December 27, 2021


Lisa Marie was amazing!! Such a fascinating, inspiring and enjoyable tour. Highly recommend.

December 31, 2021

Product ID: 376096