Private Tour: Anne Frank & the Jewish History of Amsterdam (4 hours)

Learn more about Anne Frank & the Jewish History in this Private Tour!

Travel back in time with us to the 16th century when Amsterdam became the safe place for Jewish families fleeing from Southern and Eastern Europe. Wander with our private guide through the Jewish quarter and see some famous landmarks. Hear the awful stories of families in WWII that were hiding for the German army. Learn about Anne Frank and feel the tense atmosphere from the period of the war. Join us inside the Hollandse Schouwburg, the old theatre that was used for the deportation of thousands of Jews. And explore the beautiful Jewish district, seen as one of the most unique parts of the city centre of Amsterdam. Also, see the Westerkerk and the Anne Frank House from the outside.

At the end of the tour, you have the chance to get inside the Anne Frank house with a ticket with a timeslot purchased on the website of Anne Frank House (10 euro each). We will advise how to get your ticket, even last minute we almost have a 100% chance to get inside. You will visit the Anne Frank House on your own, it is not allowed to guide inside.

In 4 hours you will see and learn a lot about the Jewish history of Amsterdam.

per adult from

$156

NZD

Duration

4 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Anne Frank House tickets (you have to get them yourself with our advice). 
    • Coffee or Tea with Amsterdam's best Apple Pie
    • Snacks
    • Tram ride into the city centre
    What's excluded :
    • Entry or admission fee
    • Entry/Admission - Joods Historisch Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Portuguese Synagogue
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • no tickets for Anne Frank house (only advice how to get tickets)
    • Entry/Admission - Joods Historisch Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Portuguese Synagogue
    • Entry/Admission - ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo
    • Entry/Admission - Westerkerk
    • Entry/Admission - Anne Frank House
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Joods Historisch Museum, Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, 1011 PL Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Start in front of the Jewish Historical Museum and learn about the history of this building.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Portuguese Synagogue, Mr. Visserplein 3, 1011 RD Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Learn about the history of the biggest Synagogue of Western Europe.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Dokwerker, Jonas Daniel Meijerplein, Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Hear the story about the february strike against the Nazi occupation in 1941

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Holocaust Memorial Walk, Burmandwarsstraat 53, 1091 SL Amsterdam The Netherlands

    The Memorial of Auschwitz in the beautiful Wertheimpark

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Plantage & the East, Plantage & the East, Amsterdam, North Holland Province

    Wander through the famous Plantage neighborhood. The most beautiful part of the canal district.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Hortus Botanicus, Plantage Middenlaan 2A, 1018 DD Amsterdam The Netherlands

    We will pass the beautiful Hortus Botanicus.

    Stop At: ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo, Plantage Kerklaan 38-40, 1018 CZ Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Hear the stories of people who were hiding in the Zoo.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Hollandsche Schouwburg, Plantage Middenlaan 24, 1018 DE Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Go inside the Hollandse Schouwburg, the place from where thousands of Jews were deported to the killing camps during WW2.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: The Amstel, Amsterdam The Netherlands

    See the Amstel river, our important river.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Dam Square, Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Walk over the Dam Square, the heart of our city center and see the Royal Palace and the Nieuwe Kerk

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Royal Palace Amsterdam, Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 147, 1012 RJ Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Our old cityhall and now Royal Palace

    Stop At: Nieuwe Kerk, Dam Old Centre: New Side, 1012 NP Amsterdam The Netherlands

    The 600 year old 'New Church'

    Stop At: Westerkerk, Prinsengracht 279-281, 1016 GW Amsterdam The Netherlands

    Learn about the most beautiful church of Amsterdam and the strong relationship with Anne Frank.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Anne Frank House, Prinsengracht 263 - 267 museum entrance Westermarkt 20, 1016 DK Amsterdam The Netherlands

    We will bring you to the Anne Frank House and show from the outside, the relationship with the neighbourhood and the nearby Westerkerk. We will advice you to have the biggest chance to get inside the house.

    The Anne Frank House is a museum with a story. As a visitor, you experience this story through a free audio tour, quotes, photos, videos, and original items. The Anne Frank House can only be visited with an online ticket for a specific date and time. 80% of the tickets are released exactly two months in advance at noon. The remaining 20% are released on the Anne Frank House website on the day itself at 9 AM. The demand often exceeds the number of available tickets. We advise you to buy your online tickets well ahead of time. Tickets for holidays and weekends sell out quickly.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Jonas Daniël Meijerplein 2, 1011 RH Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Kids can join from 10 years and older
    • Max groupsize 20 people
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Near public transportation
    • Service animals allowed
    • Stroller accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • We will walk about 2 kilometers (1,5 mile)
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Face mask and hand sanitizers are available on our tours. For facemasks, we will use them when required by the Dutch Government.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Amsterdam Experiences

Activity ID: V-65356P2

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