Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Vienna:
- MuseumsQuartier on Mariahilferstrasse
- The corner of Boltzmanngasse and Strudlhofgasse (near the U.S. Embassy)
Event: On Thursday, June 4, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., a protest organized by Black Lives Matter and SPÖ will be held near the MuseumsQuartier on Mariahilferstrasse.
On Friday, June 5, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., a protest organized by Black Lives Matter Vienna will be held at the U.S. Embassy.
Actions to take:
- Be aware of your surroundings; even peaceful protests can turn violent.
- Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
- Follow the instructions of local authorities and road signs regarding closures and detours.
- Monitor local media for updates.
- U.S. Embassy Vienna
+43 1 313-39-0
+43 1 313-39-0 (after hours)
- State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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