Jewish Vienna: Culture, Cosmopolitanism & Crisis
Learn of Vienna’s Vibrant Jewish Community
Reflect on the Victims of Nazi Genocide in Austria
From the Middle Ages until 1938, the Jewish community in Vienna was one of the largest in Europe, reaching 185,000 individuals at its peak. This 3-hour Jewish Vienna tour will explore the tumultuous experiences of Vienna’s Jewish citizens through expulsion, genocide, and revival. Your historian guide will help you to explore the influential contributions of past intellectual and cultural icons and the fragile revitalization of Vienna’s Jewish community taking place today.