Uncover Vienna's WWII Secrets: In-App Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 10 km
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Duration 2h
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Explore history with In-App Audio Tour
  • See Hitler's 1938 speech site at Heldenplatz
  • Feel the silence at Judenplatz Memorial
  • Discover Soviet War Memorial's legacy
  • Admire the historic Parliament Building
Dive into Vienna's poignant World War II history with this self-guided audio tour. Designed to engage history buffs and curious minds alike, this experience provides a deep understanding of the city's role during a time that changed the world. Starting at the Ballhausplatz and ending at the former Aspangbahnhof Railway station, travelers will follow a path through the landmarks that tell the tale of wartime Vienna and its aftermath. The journey begins at the Federal Chancellery, moving through iconic sites such as Heldenplatz, the Monument Against War and Fascism, and the deeply moving Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial. Trace the echoes of the past at locations used by the Gestapo and reflect on the soldiers' sacrifices at the Soviet War Memorial. The Austrian Parliament Building stands as a symbol of reclaimed democracy, while the resilience of Vienna is showcased at the Palais Trautson. The tour concludes at a site of remembrance for the Jewish community affected by these tragic times. Along the way, experience the city from a unique perspective, unveiling the layers of history etched into its streets and buildings. Observing the stark reminders of war and the messages of peace that now shape Vienna, your walk through the city will leave you with a lasting impression of the courage and resilience that emerged from one of history's darkest periods.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
The Ballhausplatz
Ballhauspl. 2, 1010 Wien, Austria
Palais Trautson
Herrengasse 13, 1010 Wien, Austria
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