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Holocaust Memorial Walk

Holocaust Memorial Walk

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

As a historian of the Holocaust, author of the book 'Lotty's Bench. The Persecution of the Jews of Amsterdam Remembered' and employee of the Anne Frank House I am driven to tell the stories of those who can’t tell them themselves anymore. During my work as an educator for the Anne Frank House I often get the question if there are more locations in Amsterdam that still remind us of the persecution…
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What we’ll do

Experience Amsterdam’s darkest period in its’ history: the Holocaust. Behind the beautiful facade of the city there are many tragic stories to be discovered. All around the city of Amsterdam there are still many traces to be found that remind us of the tragedy of the Jews during WW II. During a two and a half hour walk I will show you several of them, like Anne Frank’s high school. The…

What else you should know

It is probably a good idea to have some knowledge about the Holocaust. However, you can ask me anything and I will probably be able to answer you.

What to bring

Walking shoes
Water
Umbrella (With the Dutch weather you never know)

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€30 per person
€30 per person