Oberes Belvedere

Lesbian Vienna: In the Footsteps of Lesbian Women*City History

© WienTourismus/Paul Bauer

Angelika Hurwicz, first female director at the Burgtheater, lives in a woman* relationship.
Grete von Urbanitzky writes one of the first lesbian novels.
Empress Maria Theresa appears in a completely different light with a view to lesbian history.
A painting in the Leopold Collection commemorates Smaragda Berg.

Ines Rieder follows these and many other traces of lesbian history. This walk on the traces of lesbian city history is dedicated to her and many current, lively places of lesbian life and activity!

Facilitated and narrated by Petra Unger, founder of the Vienna Women* Walks.

Starting point: Burgtheater main entrance - 1st, Universitätsring 2
End point: Keyword Archive of the Women* and Lesbian Movement - 4th, Gusshausstraße 20<

Current Dates

  • Wed. 14 Jun 2023, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Fri. 16 Jun 2023, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.