Experience Amsterdam during WWII through the eyes of Anne Frank with a professional guide, in this 2-hour walking tour.
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Hear all about World War II on a 2-hour walking tour through the city center of Amsterdam, and learn what life was like following the occupation of the Netherlands by the Germans in 1940-1945 and how Anne Frank became an icon of the brutality of suppression. Hear the story about her diary and how it came to be published by her father Otto Frank.
Meet your guide in front of the Jewish Historical Museum. Stroll past monuments and buildings still marked by traces of war. Your guide will bring the history to life, giving you a sense of how the city’s citizens behaved during the occupation, and how they moved around in times of horror.
Learn why the Dutch tried to co-exist with the occupying army, and how the Dutch behaved towards the Jews of Amsterdam like Anne Frank. Hear about seminal events, such as the February Strike and Winter of Hunger.
Visit the Jewish neighborhood, and see the head office of the Jewish counsel. Discover locations the Dutch resistance offered as secret hiding places to families like the Franks. The tour ends at Anne Frank's House, where you have the possibility to enter at your own pace when its doors open for public at 15:30h. Please note that there can be long line at the Anne Frank House and (skip the line) admission is not included.
Ideal for fans of European history, the tour also gives an insight into how the Jewish community lived, survived and still thrive in Amsterdam.
Children from 1-3 years old can join the tour for free.
• German speaking tour guide
• Entrance fees to sites • Food and drinks
Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1 - In front of the main entrance of the Jewish Historical Museum. Look for the guide with the orange umbrella.
Please bring your booking confirmation.
Full cancellation refund up to 5 hours before the start of the tour.
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