Austria City Guide

„Remember – Discover“ – Jewish Vienna


Vienna’s rise and becoming a metropolis of science and arts has always been inextricably linked with the eventful history of the Jewish community. Starting from the Jewish Square, once center of medieval Jewish town in the first district this tour illustrates how much Vienna was influenced by Jewish culture. If requested we can move to the adjacent second district (Leopoldstadt, formerly Mazzesisland), where the recent history oft he Jewish Vienna became manifest. Stones of Remembrance accompany our path as well as buildings and places that can tell the past and current history oft Vienna’s jewish communities.