Welcome to the Amsterdam's Jewish Cultural Quarter

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 км
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Duration 1h - 1h 30m
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Hosted by Joods Cultureel Kwartier
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Take a look at the uniqueness of Jewish life in the Netherlands past and present
  • Get up close with the history and traditions of the Amsterdam’s Jewish Quarter
  • Listen to the stories about Holocaust
  • Discover the most significant monuments of the Jewish Quarter
In this tour, you will explore a small but incredibly rich of history part of Amsterdam – the Jewish Quarter. With this self-guided tour, you will get up close to its history and traditions. See the magnificent Portuguese Synagogue. Its 17th-century interior is still fully intact and illuminated by hundreds of candles. Discover the Dockworker and the Auschwitz Monument, which are important symbols of the Jewish Quarter. Soak up the atmosphere of Henry Polaklaan Street and find the National Holocaust Memorial. It is the theatre where, during the Second World War, the occupying forces made Jews assemble. Cross the Piet Meerburg bridge named after a resistance fighter in the Second World War and learn more about other such bridges in the area. End your tour at the Waterlooplein Flea Market, immerse yourself in the local culture and, perhaps, buy some souvenirs that will remind you of your journey. Get ready for your journey!

What's included

  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Entrance tickets to attractions — you can visit them on your own
  • Earphones — you should bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Jewish Historical Museum and JHM Children's Museum
Nieuwe Amstelstraat, 1, Amsterdam-Centrum
Waterlooplein Flea Market
Waterlooplein, 2, Amsterdam-Centrum
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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