Guided Anne Frank Tour2023-08-07T15:20:29+02:00

Guided Anne Frank Tour Amsterdam

Preview of the tour

Starting from the iconic Dam Square, join us on a journey that will transport you back in time, offering a unique perspective on the city’s wartime experience through the eyes of a young Jewish girl.

Revisit the dark days of the Second World War as our expert guide leads you through Amsterdam’s historic streets. Gain deep insights into the challenges faced by the city and its inhabitants during this tumultuous period.

As you walk through the city, you’ll discover the significant locations that played a pivotal role during the war. From Dam Square, the heart of Amsterdam,  Our tour will take you to the Anne Frank House, where Anne and her family sought refuge and where she wrote her world-renowned diary. Although the Anne Frank House is a separate attraction, our tour serves as a perfect addition or alternative for those who are unable to visit the museum.

Continuing our exploration, we’ll visit the Jewish Quarter, an area that was profoundly affected by the Nazi occupation. Learn about the devastating impact of the Holocaust on the local Jewish community and discover the stories of survival and resistance that emerged from this period.

Amsterdam and the Netherlands during WWII were marked by both tragedy and bravery. Our tour will lead you to significant sites such as the Hollandsche Schouwburg.

Delve deep into the history of the Dutch Resistance movement as we explore clandestine hiding places and secret escape routes. Uncover the stories of individuals who risked their lives to protect their fellow citizens and resist the Nazi regime.

Book your tour today and embark on a poignant journey through Amsterdam’s WWII history.

*Guided Anne Frank Tour is suitable for all ages, wheel-chair friendly (please notify us) and dog-friendly

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Need support with booking? If your question is not listed in the Frequently Asked Questions, contact us directly and we will help you on your way!


Booking FAQ

Why are certain dates unavailable in the calendar?2023-05-06T14:29:21+02:00

We accept booking requests up to 2 days prior to the tour date. In case you want to make a reservation on a shorter notice, you can contact us directly and see if we have availability.

In Amsterdam, there are no private tours on Saturdays & Sunday during high season (May – August). During these months, we look forward to welcome you from Monday to Friday.

If we shorten the 2-hour tour, do I get a discount?2023-05-06T14:41:27+02:00

No. Happy to explain;

Our guides are paid per given tour, not at an hourly rate. For this reason, we can’t give a discount if the tour is shortened or altered in any other way. We believe that our prices are fair and competitive, plus the guides also have to travel to & from the meeting point and are unable to take other shifts on the half-day of your tour.

We advise not to shorten the tours, two hours for a walking tour is a perfect time to get a quality tour at a relaxed pace. If you still desire to do it in less time, we are happy to give you the best tour possible in the requested time slot.


Can I get a discount or commission for booking a tour?2022-12-19T05:26:50+01:00

Instead of giving discounts, we offer our tours at competitive prices. We are transparent about these costs; they are required to cover our expenses for offering a quality tour.

We don’t work with commissions, as an independent tour company we work without affiliates, sponsors or commission-based travel agents. This is how we keep our prices competitive and our recommendations honest.

Can we choose our own date & time for the tour?2023-05-06T14:34:01+02:00

You can request a tour on any time & date, two days prior to the event.

  • For bookings on the same day, or next 48 hours, we kindly ask you to contact us directly.
  • In Amsterdam, we offer private tours from Monday to Friday during high season (May to August). We have no available guides on Saturdays & Sunday during these months.
  • In the rare case that your requested date & time is unavailable, we will suggest multiple alternative options.
How do I pay for the tour?2023-07-31T15:27:35+02:00

After confirming your tour details, you are taken to the payment screen. Choose your payment method here and complete the transaction as instructed. Aside from your booking confirmation, you will receive a booking order with your payment details.

Our system support the following payment methods:

  • iDeal
  • Credit card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express)
  • SEPA Bank Transfer
  • KCB/CBC Bank
  • SOFORT Banking
  • Bancontact
  • Belfius Bank

After payment, you will receive a confirmation with an automated invoice.

If you prefer to pay per invoice, please request it in the form with the required details. Payment per invoice is offered with an additional administrative fee of €4,50.

How do I know if my booking is confirmed?2022-10-11T17:37:11+02:00

Fill in the form and it will be sent to us. We aim to answer your request within 24 hours.

  1. We will find the perfect guide(s) for your specific group and process your requests.
  2. You receive a confirmation of the details and a link for payment.
  3. After payment, your booking is secured and you will receive an automated invoice and confirmation.
How many people per guide?2022-10-28T12:29:31+02:00

For Amsterdam tours, local regulations state limit us to a maximum of 15 people per guide in Amsterdam. For a group of more than 15 people, we schedule multiple guides. The restrictions are strictly monitored by the municipality, exceeding the maximum per guide may result in a fine and us losing our license.

The other cities have no legal restrictions. However, we feel we can offer our best service with groups up to 20 people per guide in Rotterdam, The Hague, Haarlem, Utrecht & Delft. For a group larger than 20 people, we schedule multiple guides.

This way we can maintain the quality that our visitors deserve!

Can I change/cancel my reservation after booking?2022-10-11T17:21:05+02:00

You can cancel your reservation up to 14 days before your reservation free of charge. If you want minor changes for the tour, like the meeting point or number of people, just send us an email.

A Jewish Girl’s Perspective

Anne Frank’s diary is a very special book that has deeply touched the hearts of people all over the world. It tells the story of Anne and her family and their journey to Amsterdam. It also talks about Anne’s school and the fun times she had with her friends before she had to hide from danger.

A Jewish Girl's Perspective
Exploring the Haunting Memories of World War II

Exploring the Haunting Memories of World War II

Take a leisurely walk through old places and buildings with historical significance. You’ll learn about the brave people who fought against the enemy and also about some heroes whose stories aren’t widely known. Explore the shops, hotels, and other locations that serve as evidence that Amsterdam was once the leading city for Jewish people in Western Europe before the war.

The Impact of WWII on Amsterdam and the Netherlands

Come and see the part of the city center that was hurt the most by the bombings. You can also find out about other places in Holland that were destroyed. Discover which popular media used to have misleading information and how Jewish people and their helpers were affected by antisemitism.

The Ultimate Tour Experience Beyond the Anne Frank House

The Ultimate Tour Experience Beyond the Anne Frank House

If you don’t like tight spaces and don’t want to visit the place where Anne wrote her diary, or if you want to learn a detailed story about how Amsterdam changed, then this tour is perfect for you. We think these stories are important, not only because they are about history, but also because they show the bravery of a young, innocent child that we can all connect with.

Read Our Guides’ Personal Recommendations

Visit our Recommendations Page for Amsterdam and meet our dedicated guides. Read their personal recommendations for places to visit & things to do, and find out why they are excited to share their stories from their beloved city!


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