Jewish Vienna Tour – Explore the history of the Jewish community in the 1st district

Book our Jewish Vienna tour and explore the history of Vienna's Jewish community with a professional private tour guide.

Tour description:

Are you looking for a Jewish tour in Vienna? Join us on a fascinating journey through the first district to explore the history of Jewish Vienna.

The Jewish community in Vienna has played a vital role throughout the centuries, leaving a lasting impact on the city’s cultural fabric. From scholars and intellectuals to contributions in various fields, their resilience and perseverance have shaped Vienna’s identity. Join us on a fascinating jewish tour through Vienna’s old city to discover the profound legacy of the Jewish community in Vienna and their enduring influence.

On this Jewish tour, you will be taken on a captivating journey through Vienna’s old city, exploring the rich history and cultural heritage of its Jewish community. Walk along the narrow cobblestone streets and elegant squares, encountering a tapestry of stories that highlight the Jewish life in the city throughout the centuries. On our Jewish tour we will visit important sites such as the Stadttempel (external visit), Judengasse, Hoher Markt as well as the Holocaust memorial at Judenplatz.

Tour highlights:

  • Schwedenplatz
  • Stadttempel (only an external visit of the Jewish synagogue)
  • Judengasse
  • Hoher Markt
  • Judenplatz
  • Cafe Central

And much much more!

Why this tour?

This tour is a wonderful way to explore the Jewish history of Vienna. Whether you are jewish or simply interested in Jewish history, this tour will shed some new light on the importance and impact of Jews on the development of the city.

Important details:

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.

Tour conditions:

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.

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