Vienna: World War II Historical Walking Tour

USD 29



Delve into the city that played a pivotal role in shaping the life and ideology of Adolf Hitler. Join us on a captivating walking tour that uncovers the intricate history of Vienna during and after the tumultuous years of World War II. Unravel the complexities of this fascinating era and gain a deeper understanding of the city's profound impact on the infamous leader.

Delve into Vienna's captivating history and discover how the city's complex social and political landscape shaped the mind of a young Adolf Hitler. This 2.5-hour guided walking tour takes you on a journey through the city's turbulent past, exploring iconic landmarks and poignant memorials. Meet your guide outside the Albertina Museum, nestled near Vienna's majestic Opera House. As you stroll through the city's historic streets, your guide will reveal the formative years of Hitler's life, shedding light on the ideological forces that drove him to become one of history's most feared leaders. Witness the devastating impact of over 100,000 bombs on the city and learn about the tragic fate of Vienna's thriving Jewish community, which was ravaged by ethnic tensions and fear. Visit the only synagogue to survive the brutal Nazi regime and pay your respects at the haunting Holocaust memorial. Uncover the little-known story of Vienna's post-war division, where the Allied powers jointly governed a zone – a unique occurrence in the world. This gripping tour will leave you with a deeper understanding of Vienna's complex past and the lasting impact it had on the world.