Private World War II and the Holocaust tour in Amsterdam
Activities

Private World War II and the Holocaust tour in Amsterdam

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • See important sites and monuments relating to the Nazi occupation during World War II
  • Hear about Amsterdam's traumatic history and the persecution of the Jews from a historian guide
  • Take a private tour with only you, your friends and family
What to expect

See important sites and monuments relating to the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam from 1940-1945 on a 3-hour private tour. Hear about this traumatic episode in the Dutch capital's long history with a guide. The tour is ideal for visitors who like to go off the beaten path, have a passion for history and want to learn more about this important aspect of the city's past.

During this tour you will visit locations in the city that played an important role in the occupation during World War Two and in the persecution of the Jews. Locations connected to the following topics will be visited, among others:

  • The entry of the German Forces
  • Coping with the occupation; the Jewish quarter
  • The persecution of the Jews in The Netherlands
  • The protest strike of February 1941
  • Collaboration and resistance
  • The 'Winter of Hunger' of 1944-1945
  • The deadly shooting at Dam Square, May 7, 1945
  • Liberation by the Canadians
  • War deads in The Netherlands
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Historian guide
    • 3-hour walking tour
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Entrance fees
    Where

    Prinsengracht 261A, 1016 GV Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Meeting point:
    Meet your guide near the old Anne Frank House.
    What to remember
    • Due to the content of this tour the suggested minimum age for the tour is at least 13 years old
    • Maximum of 8 guests per private tour
    • Note this tour will not visit the interiors of The Anne Frank House, the Resistance Museum or the Hollandsche Schouwburg (the deportation center) as tickets for these are NOT included
    • About halfway through the walk, a short break will be provided for a coffee and/or a restroom visit
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    When
    • Daily at 9.30am
    • See calendar for exact available dates and times
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    Provider
    slagveldreizen.nl
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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