Guided tour

Berlin: Jewish Quarter and Resistance History Walking Tour

Berlin: Jewish Quarter and Resistance History Walking Tour

From US$ 28.36 per person

Learn more about the key historical events related to the Jewish migration to Berlin, the rise of anti-Semitism in 1930’s Germany, and the modern-day implications of the Holocaust in Germany's capital city.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Berlin's Jewish district with an expert guide
  • Learn of the stories of Nazi resistance fighters
  • Hear the stories of the brave Jewish women of Berlin to campaigned to free their husbands from concentration camps
  • Visit the Jewish cemetery and a former deportation site
Full description
Begin the tour in Berlin's Jewish district and follow in the footsteps of those persecuted during the Holocaust. Hear the stories of the brave men and women who refused to submit to the Nazi's social philosophies and risked their lives to fight back and save others from persecution. Discover the stories of Otto Weidt’s sanctuary for blind and deaf Jews. Hear of brave women who protested in the streets of Berlin to have their Jewish husbands released from concentration camps. Learn about the several plots devised by German Army officers to assassinate Hitler, culminating in the July 20th assassination plot. As you walk through the area, visit notable sites related to Jewish persecution during the Nazi era. Discover the former site of a deportation center and see Berlin’s oldest Jewish cemetery.
Includes
  • Bottle of water in the summer
  • Hand and feet warmers in winter
  • Rain ponchos
  • Guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    Please arrive 10 minutes before the activity starts. The tour meets at the former Imperial Post Office. The guide will be standing at the main entrance holding a blue umbrella.

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    • Comfortable shoes

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    • This tour will take place rain or shine.
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    Great experience! We already knew a lot about history but still learned and seen a lot. The time had already run out and the tour even continued for a while. Because we were so interested. Definitely recommended! And thanks again!

    September 19, 2021

    The guide was very informative and professional. He answered all questions posed by me and the other three on the tour. The tour itself was excellent and the guide was even better. Helpful, courteous, patient, knowledgeable etc.

    October 25, 2021

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    Product ID: 400730