Considered, from centuries XVI and XVII, like the European Jerusalem by ample freedom of cult that was exerted within its limits. Amsterdam will host much of the Jewish population being expelled in different parts of Europe for religious reasons.
On a route through the old Jewish quarter, which will not take you more than a couple of hours, the traveler can enjoy the various points of interest in the area and even has the opportunity, if you wish, to visit the various interior of the main monuments with a single ticket. The so-called Jewish Cultural Quarter ticket includes the Jewish Historical Museum, the JHM Children’s Museum, the Portuguese Synagogue or the National Holocaust Memorial.
From Waterlooplein, where the Spinoza monument is located, to the Amsterdam Zoo, site of the National Holocaust Memorial, and from the Hermitage area of Amsterdam, location of The Shadow Canal Monument, to the Nieuwe Herengracht canal, where we will find the Impressive Portuguese Synagogue, during the tour of the Jewish cultural district travels more than 45 points of interest related to the culture of the Jewish community of the city.
*Average tour length. The independent guides with whom we work have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites and stories above and lasts this long, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for the group!
Please note: This tour does not include hotel pick up and drop off service. This means that you will have to arrange your own transfers to reach the designated meeting point and start the tour. Meeting point: Jewish Museum of Amsterdam, Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, Amsterdam, 1011 PL
This is where you will meet your guide and start the tour. You can check the "Meeting point" section, where you will find a link of a map where the meeting point is displayed. Do not worry, for anything you need we are here 4U.
Guided tour with English or Spanish-speaking guide.
**Dutch guide under request**
Duration: 2 hours
Languages: Spanish and English.
**Dutch under request**
Please note: The tour involves some walking
Booking 24h in advance is necessary.
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