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Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

From US$ 25.78 per person

Learn about Anne Frank's life on a 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.

About this tour

Free cancellation
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Duration options: 2 hours
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Live tour guide
French, Portuguese, English, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch
Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour doesn't include tickets to the Anne Frank House. They need to be purchased separately.
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
  • Hear about the Dutch Resistance in WWII
Full description

Find out more about Anne Frank on a walking tour of Amsterdam, led by an expert guide. Discover the city’s centuries-old Jewish Quarter in a small group setting while your guide weaves in anecdotes about Anne Frank's life and World War II.

As you meander through Amsterdam's Jewish Quarter, hear about Anne Frank's life and family dynamics. Learn about her family's move from Germany, their time in hiding, and about her father's life after the war. Listen as your guide shares stories of Anne Frank’s love for writing and the conditions she lived through during the 1930s and 1940s in Amsterdam. Discover how her diary became internationally famous.

On your tour, also hear about the Dutch Resistance during the Second World War and see where secret hiding places were located. Pass by important landmarks such as the Jewish Historical Museum, the Portuguese Synagogue, the Auschwitz Monument, and the façade of Anne Frank House.

Includes
  • Live tour guide
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide in front of the Portuguese Synagogue at Mr. Visserplein 3. They will be standing by the olive trees and wooden bench facing the Portuguese Synagogue's main entrance. They will be wearing GetYourGuide attire and holding a red GetYourGuide flag. The closest metro station is 'Waterlooplein' and it is a 15-minute walk from Dam Square.

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    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 1685 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Value for money
      4.6/5
    • Service
      4.8/5
    • Organization
      4.8/5

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    Clare, our guide, was amazing. The tour was extremely detailed and covered so much history throughout the main parts of the city. As a family we learnt so much and are really happy we chose to do this tour. We would absolutely recommend this to anyone willing to learn more about the Jewish history of Amsterdam, and the Frank family. A really worthwhile experience. Thank you!

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    August 15, 2022

    Over two hours of first class insight into the lives of Amsterdam’s Jews during WWII, with a special focus on the Frank family. Our guide Sandra managed to present the story in a compelling yet informative way, which was highly moving. We would be very happy to take another tour with her.

    August 13, 2022

    Anton was wonderful! His walking tour was infused with historical facts that we had been unfamiliar with to help us understand the world that Anne Frank and her family lived in that ultimately led to her death. Anton also brought along a packet with photos to complement the walking tour. We brought our 9 year old and 13 year old sons and they were truly moved by the experience. Highly recommend this tour and Anton!

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    July 16, 2022

    Product ID: 392458

    VA ID: 392458