Guided tour

Jewish Quarter: Walking Tour

Jewish Quarter: Walking Tour

From $36.45 per person

Discover the history of Jewish Vienna from the Middle Ages, through the 20th century, and up until the present day. Explore the Jewish neighborhoods with your guide and see synagogues, memorials, and cultural monuments.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration options: 2 hours
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide


  • Live tour guide
    • Learn about the medieval Jewish quarter
    • Understand the impact of the Holocaust and WWII on the Jewish community
    • Get a feel for modern Jewish culture in the city today
    Full description
    Go on a journey through the past, present, and future of Jewish Vienna on this informative walking tour. Hear the personal stories and see commemorative plaques, important buildings, squares, and institutions. See the roots of the community in the medieval Jewish quarter. Learn about the Jewish Museum and the ruins of the medieval synagogue below it. Discover the symbolism of the Holocaust memorial and dedicate time to remember the victims at Judenplatz. Walk through the streets of Leopoldstadt, a district along the Danube and a former center of Jewish life. Continue through to the Old Quarter and hear about the lives of famous former residents, such as Sigmund Freud or Gustav Mahler.
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

    Select participants and date



    Prepare for the activity

    Meeting point

    Meet your guide, who will be wearing a blue lanyard with a sign reading “Gems of Vienna”, at the North Tower to the left of St Stephen’s Cathedral’s main entrance. Please arrive 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

    Open in Google Maps ⟶
    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Know before you go

    • Tours operate rain or shine.
    Organized by

    Product ID: 376096

    VA ID: 392415