Jewish Vienna Walking Tour
Visit the Vienna Holocaust Memorial
Following the Way of Memory
The synagogue does not allow external visitors except on their own guided tours, which happen at restricted times. If you would like to add this as an upgrade to your Jewish Vienna walk with Context, please contact us regarding a custom extension.
Do we visit the Jewish Museum on this tour?
The Jewish Museum is not part of our standard Jewish Vienna tour, however, if you would like to include a visit on your tour, please contact us regarding as custom extension.
Bulgarian by birth, Marieta has lived in Vienna since childhood. She has a degree in Informatics and is a licensed guide for Vienna and all of Austria. After having worked in the IT business for over 20 years, she decided to dedicate herself to leading tours, and in particular to the transfer of knowledge about history, art, culture and the way of life to the visitors of Austria, mainly Vienna. Her area of specialty is Music in Vienna, Jewish Vienna, Vienna around 1900, and wine culture. Marieta focuses very much on continuous education on her specialties and actively deepens her knowledge by conducting independent research, attending lectures at various institutions like the Institute for Jewish history, exhibitions and museums in Vienna and abroad.
Reinhard studied literature, cultural science and pedagogy at the Universities of Salzburg, Graz and Vienna. His PhD thesis was about Henri Michaux and French post surrealistic literature and art, and he has published literary criticism articles in multiple scientific journals. Since 1986, Reinhard has been working in the field of cultural tourism and cultural pedagogy and has also taught as a lecturer at Graz University. His main research topic is Italian and European Renaissance, Baroque and the Fin-de-siècle. At present, he is working on a study about late Italian Renaissance and the Counter Reformation. His research activities have always been very stimulating for his practical and professional work as a cultural historian.
Stephan is an expert in the political history of Europe and Austria, having studied contemporary history in Vienna and Israel Studies in Beersheba. Stephan graduated with a thesis about the collection policy of an Austrian public museum in the 20th century, and he has had several research visits to Israel, where he also used to live in the past. He writes his dissertation about cultural and museum policies in Austria during the Nazi-regime and has published scientific articles in the same field. Stephan is a bright, joyful and knowledgeable person, enchanting his guests with his stories about the city of Vienna.
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