Guided tour

Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

Amsterdam: Anne Frank and World War II Walking Tour

From $34.62 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.

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Duration options: 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Dutch

Includes

  • Access to Jewish Historical Museum
  • Live tour guide
    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. 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. 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, the Portuguese Synagogue, the Auschwitz Monument and the façade of Anne Frank House.
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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    • Your tour starts in front of the Portuguese Synagogue. Address: Mr. Visserplein 3, Amsterdam. • Look for your guide by the olive trees and wooden bench facing the Portuguese Synagogue's main entrance. • Look for a guide wearing GetYourGuide attire and holding a red GetYourGuide flag • Metro: the closest station is 'Waterlooplein' • On foot: a 15-minute walk from Dam Square

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    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.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 / 5

    based on 466 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.8/5
    • Value for money
      4.5/5
    • Service
      4.8/5
    • Organization
      4.8/5
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    Learnt so much of the life of Anne Frank. 2 hours passed by in a blink of an eye. Lots of walking involved but was able to seat whenever one became available. Just make sure you give yourself plenty of time beforehand to go toilet and carry a bottle of water as no stopping was possible.

    August 16, 2020

    A rewarding and valuable experience - our knowledgable guide provide lots of local context and history to the Jewish experience during World War II with many anecdotes and fun facts about life in Amsterdam during wartime. I encourage anyone looking for more info about the Frank family, the impact of World War II on the Netherlands, or the history of the Jewish population in Amsterdam to attend.

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    March 16, 2020

    Our tour guide was really friendly, full of knowledge and the perfect story teller as he walked us through the story of not only Anne frank and her family but the city itself. I would defo recommend this if you want to learn more about Anne frank and her journey or the city as a whole.

    March 14, 2020

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    Product ID: 250362

    VA ID: 392458