Are you looking for a Jewish tour in Vienna’s 2nd district? Join us on a fascinating journey through Leopoldstadt to explore the life of Jewish Vienna in the past and present.
Embark on a captivating guided tour through Leopoldstadt, Vienna’s vibrant 2nd district, to delve into the fascinating history of the Jewish community. The tour begins at the picturesque Augarten, where you will learn about the district’s Jewish roots dating back to the times of Emperor Leopold. As you walk through the charming streets, your knowledgeable guide will recount stories and anecdotes, taking you on a journey through the centuries, from the prosperous days of the Jewish community to the challenges faced during the tumultuous periods of history.
From the days of Emperor Leopold to the present day, this Jewish tour of Leopoldstadt offers a captivating narrative of the Jewish community’s experiences, contributions, and their indomitable spirit that has shaped the district’s identity. Together with our expert local tour guide, you will explore various significant locations in Leopoldstadt which are connected to Jewish life in the past and present. We will encounter important landmarks, synagogues, and historical sites that together complete a comprehensive picture of Jewish presence in Vienna. Prepare to be immersed in a rich tapestry of history, culture, and heritage as you uncover the story of Vienna’s Jewish community in this Jewish tour.
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Why this tour?
This tour is yet another wonderful way to explore the Jewish history of Vienna. Whether it’s your first visit to Vienna or you are a local who’s familiar with the city, this tour is for you. Get ready to learn more about the fascinating and challenging life of Vienna’s Jewish community.
Tour time: This tour is currently available as a private tour.
Duration: The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
Guide: One of our awesome guides is looking forward to meeting you. See our full guiding team here.
Children: This tour is excellent for children who love stories, secrets and history.
Accessibility: This tour is wheelchair accessible, though the ancient alleyways might make it somewhat challenging.
What to wear: Comfortable shoes! Also, always check the weather forecast in advance to make sure you are dressed properly.
Cancellation policy: You can cancel your booking up to 48 hours in advance. No refund will be given to those who cancel less than 48 hours before the tour. Certain exceptions apply such as emergency situations. Please note, we reserve the right to cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance too. We will do so if our guide is unavailable due to a sudden change or if we do not have the minimum number of participants required for the tour.
Pictures and videos: Please be aware that we might be taking photos and videos during the tour. If you don’t want to appear in any Secret Vienna promotional pictures, please let us know by sending us a message.
Copyrights: The content of the tour is the result of the hard work done by our team of licensed guides. Therefore, recording the tour or taking pictures of artefacts and material used by the guide is strictly forbidden.