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Jewish Museum Vienna (Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien)

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The Jewish Museum Vienna is a place of encounter, confrontation, and understanding, which seeks to raise awareness of Jewish history, religion, and culture.
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Dorotheergasse 11, Vienna 1010, Austria
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+43 1 5350431
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum gives a backdrop of Jewish life in Vienna up to the Anschluss and Holocaust and is located on several floors. It is easy to get round and follow the way it has been curated which adds I think to the interest of the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The ticket is a combined experience: 1. The story of Jewish life in Vienna and 2. about 10 minutes away the Judeaplatz museum has the medieval synagogue beneath the Holocaust memorial. At first we couldn’t understand why the museum was split into two sites. But...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was an interesting museum, and I’m glad we went. We almost missed the upstairs until we inquired. I especially enjoyed the first floor with multi-media presentations. It was even more than we could take in at the end of our day so I wished...More

Thank cfsw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time I visit, I am transported to an interesting theme. This time, for example, on salons and marriages of convenience. The story of the jews is also well described. Both museums are worthwhile.

1  Thank OllielollieLondon
JMWWien, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Jewish Museum Vienna (Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback.

Reviewed 11 September 2018

In many ways I preferred the smaller exhibit in the Judenplatz adjacent to the Shoa Memorial. The stories of Jewish women who had been married to unselfish men still resonates with me. (Marriages of Convenience in Exile). Some maintained no contact with their new husband,...More

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JMWWien, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Jewish Museum Vienna (Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Two Jewish museums in Vienna - about 10 minutes walk apart inside Ringstrasse - are both worth your time to visit. Austria has never treated its Jewish population well. Learn more here.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We visited both museums for the combined price of €12 each. The man on the desk at the smaller museum was particularly helpful. It is worth visiting both museums as they have different things to offer. We were particularly impressed with the artefacts on the...More

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JMWWien, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Jewish Museum Vienna (Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien), responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We bought a combined ticket for both this Jewish Museum and also the Holocaust Memorial in Judenplatz (Euros 12 each and free for children). The museum is on 3 floors and is a portrait of Jewish life in Vienna through the ages. I found it...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I found the atmosphere in here rather tense and not quite sure why. We always felt we were being watched and indeed we were which was rather uncomfortable at times. Notwithstanding this we found this a very informative museum of the history...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

There are 2 sides to this museum within a 10 or so minute walk from each other. One has a holocaust memorial and among other things an animated tour of jewish life in Vienna in the 14 th century while the other focuses on the...More

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JMWWien, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Jewish Museum Vienna (Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien), responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Response from Heather G | Reviewed this property |
I personally cannot help you.try and contact the museum above by email.they might be able to help you or direct you in the right direction.good luck.
Dana K
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Response from JMWWien | Property representative |
Unfortunately we only saw your request today. We are very sorry we missed it. All our tours can be booked here: tours@jmw.at
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