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Amsterdam: Private Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

4.9 / 5

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Amsterdam: Private Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

From $205.20 per group up to 7

Learn about Anne Frank's life on a private walking tour of Amsterdam. Hear from an expert guide about the writer's life growing up, as well as the history of the Jewish Quarter and the Netherland's role in the Second World War.

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Duration options: 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Dutch, Spanish
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Highlights
  • Learn about the story of Anne Frank and her diary
  • Visit the Jewish Cultural Quarter with an expert guide
  • See important monuments such as the Portuguese Synagogue
  • Enjoy a private experience just for your group
  • Hear about the Dutch Resistance in WWII
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Find out more about Anne Frank on a private guided walking tour of Amsterdam, led by an expert guide. Discover the city’s centuries-old Jewish Quarter while your guide weaves in anecdotes about Anne Frank's life and World War II. You will hear all about Anne Frank’s family dynamics, their move from Germany, their time in hiding and her father’s life after the war. Start the tour outside the Portuguese Synagogue, a 17th-century Sephardic construction that still functions as a synagogue today. Find out about the background of the original Jewish neighborhood and how it developed over the centuries. Your guide will share stories of Anne Frank’s love of writing, the conditions she lived through in 1930s and 1940s Amsterdam, and how her diary became so famous. You will also hear about the Dutch Resistance during the Second World War and see where secret hiding places were located. Over the course of the tour you will see the Jewish Historical Museum, Auschwitz Monument and the Anne Frank House façade.
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    • Wheelchair users

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      • Passport or ID card
      • Comfortable shoes
      • Water
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      • This tour doesn't include tickets to the Anne Frank House. They need to be purchased separately.
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      Excellent tour with Daniel! Daniel went above and beyond to provide us with an interesting and informative experience. He is knowledgeable and passionate about the subject matter as well as having a good sense of humor. We couldn’t have asked for a better tour guide than Daniel to learn about Amsterdam, Anne Frank, and WW2 history!

      August 3, 2021

      Wat doe je in de schoolvakantie met je 4 kinderen (8-13 jaar) in een lockdown? 3 uur lopen door een drukke stad klinkt niet voor de hand liggend. Onze gids Raoul was in staat om mijn kroost volledig geboeid te houden en vragen te stellen. Ze vonden het enorm boeiend om zijn verhalen te horen over wat er zich allemaal afspeelde in de oorlog. Hij weet het ook persoonlijk te maken met anecdotes over zijn moeder. Een bijzonder persoon met een bijzondere gave te verhalen over vervlogen tijden. Aanrader!!

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      March 3, 2021

      Peter is an amazing guide that is very knowledgeable about the history of Amsterdam and Anne Frank. Highly recommended. This was the the highlight of our trip to Amsterdam.

      September 9, 2020