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Jewish Interest Amsterdam Walking Tour - Groups
Interested in specific walking tours about the history of the Jewish people? Professional guides at the Jewish Historical Museum show you the past and present of Amsterdam Jewry. The walking tour takes you to various buildings and monuments, concluding with a tour at the Hollandsche Schouwburg, the former theater (now a monument) that the Nazis used to round up and deport the Jews to various concentration camps.
per hour 95euro excluding ticket 14euro pp (2018)
per hour 97euro excluding ticket 14euro pp (2018)
maximum 15 persons per group
If you want to offer a unique intriguing tour, then a guided tour in Ets Haim-Livraria Montezinos certainly belongs to the options. Ets Haim is the oldest functioning Jewish library in the world, located in the outbuildings of the Portuguese Synagogue. The library was opened in 1616 and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The collection contains approximately 560 manuscripts and 30,000 printed works and includes a large and rich collection with regard to Jewish life in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. This makes it an important part of Amsterdam's cultural heritage. Ets Haim can only be visited during the week from Monday to Thursday in a group with a guided tour. The maximum group size is 10 people.
2018: € 95 per group per hour excluding entrance ticket 14euro pp
2019: € 97 per group per hour excluding entrance ticket 14euro pp
The route is not fixed, but will start at the former Ashkenazi synagogue complex, today's Jewish Historical Museum. From here the tour will lead to numerous houses, buildings and monuments that recall the chequered history of Amsterdam's Jewish Quarter. Waterlooplein market, for example, Jodenbreestraat, Gassan diamond works on Uilenburgerstraat, the Portuguese Synagogue, the Dockworker statue, the Auschwitz monument, Wertheimpark, the diamond workers' union building on Henri Polaklaan and Hollandsche Schouwburg. Please note: the walking tour doesn't include a visit to the Jewish Historical Museum or the Portuguese Synagogue.
The JCK ticket: this gives access to the Portuguese Synagogue, the Jewish Historical Museum, the Children's Museum, the Hollandsche Schouwburg and the National Holocaust Museum. All locations are located less than one square kilometer in the heart of Amsterdam. In the Portuguese Synagogue and the Jewish Historical Museum a free audio tour is made available in 8 different languages (English, German, French, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Hebrew, Dutch). The ticket is valid for one month so that the different locations do not have to be visited on the same day.
Jewish Historical Museum, Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1
Hollandsche Schouwburg, Plantage Middenlaan 24
Things to bring
- Printed Voucher
- Photo / Video Camera
- walking tour with guide
- Entrance Tickets Joodse Cultureel Kwartier 14euro per person
This is a group tour.
We advise you to book this tour at least 3 days ahead.
To book this tour, please click on the calendar on the right.