News & Events

Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Vienna (May 1 & 2, 2021)  

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following areas in Vienna: Near the Albertina (1st  District next to the Burggarten and the Hofburg) 16th District near the Ottakring U3 station Keplerplatz in Favoriten (10th District) The Graben and Freyung (near the Schottentor U-Bahn Station) Heldenplatz (1st District in front of the Hofburg) Event: Several registered ...
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English Language Contest

On April 13, Cultural Attaché Miranda Patterson participated in this year’s English Language Contest for Viennese upper secondary school students as an interlocutor alongside John Newman, U.N. Vienna.  After several rounds of conversations, followed by brief presentations on impromptu topics, the jury members announced the winners! 1st Robin Sypniewski, Theresianum 2nd Adrian Wawruschka, Kollegium Kalksburg, 3rd Laurenz ...
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COVID-19 Information

April 21, 2021 *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test (PCR or antigen, paper or electronic copy bearing your name) taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed ...
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Austria Travel Advisory

April 20, 2021 Do not travel to Austria due to COVID-19. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Austria due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19 in the country. Visit the ...
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The United States Restores Assistance for the Palestinians

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE APRIL 7, 2021 The United States is pleased to announce that, working with Congress, we plan to restart U.S. economic, development, and humanitarian assistance for the Palestinian people.  This includes $75 million in economic and development assistance in the West Bank and Gaza, $10 million for peacebuilding programs through the U.S. Agency for International Development ...
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