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Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour

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€28.50
Duration: 2 Hr
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  • Join this walking tour and get a glimpse of Amsterdam's dark history during World War II.
  • Follow an expert guide around the Jewish Quarter and see important historical buildings like the Portuguese Synagogue, home to one of the oldest Jewish libraries in the world.
  • Take a glimpse into the world of a young Jewish girl who lived in Nazi-occupied Holland.
  • You'll learn more about Anne Frank's family dynamics, their relocation from Germany, their period in hiding, and her father's postwar existence
  • As you walk on, you'll discover more hiding places that the Dutch resistance provided to Jewish families like Anne Frank’s.
  • Guided tours are available in English, Italian, Spanish French, Dutch, and German.
  • Note: This ticket does not include entry into Anne Frank House.
  • A walking tour
  • Expert tour guide
  • Local city tax (€1.50 per person)
  • Children under the age of 12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Anne Frank Tours Reopen Post COVID-19

The Anne Frank walking tours have restarted. Effective measures have been introduced to maintain maximum safety and hygiene during the tour.

COVID-19 Safety Measures and Guidelines

  • All visitors and staff members are expected to wear masks.
  • Guests will have their temperature checked at the start of the tour.
  • To adhere to social distancing guidelines, the group will not include more than 12 members.

Your Tickets to Anne Frank Tours Explained

There are 3 different types of Anne Frank walking tours available. Make a choice based on your budget and the experience you are looking for.

Anne Frank Walking Tour

Anne Frank Story & Neighbourhood Walking Tour

Tour duration: 1.5 hours

  • Enjoy the tour with a small group of no more than 12 guests and an expert English-speaking tour guide.
  • Staring from Anne Frank's family home in Merwedeplein, walk through the neighborhood where Anne Frank lived for more than eight years before going into hiding.
  • Upgrade your ticket to include access to the Jewish Cultural Quarter.
  • The tour does not grant you entry into the Anne Frank house. 
  • This ticket is valid on the date and time selected during checkout.
  • Super Flexible Cancellation Policy: Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.
Anne Frank Tour

Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour

Tour duration: 2 hours

  • Follow an expert guide on this walking tour and learn about life in Amsterdam during the Nazi occupation.
  • Visit the Jewish Quarter and other important historical buildings such as the Portuguese Synagogue.
  • Guided tours are available in English, Italian, Spanish French, and German.
  • This ticket does not include entry into the Anne Frank House.
  • This ticket is valid for the time and date selected during checkout.
  • Super Flexible Cancellation Policy: Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.
Anne Frank Walking Tour Combo Tickets

Anne Frank Walking Tour + Canal Cruise

Tour duration: 2.5 hours

  • Explore more while saving money, with this combo ticket that allows you to enjoy 2 of Amsterdam's must-try experiences: Anne Frank Walking tour and canal cruise.
  • Learn about life in Amsterdam during the Nazi occupation, the life of Anne Frank, her diary, and more with the help of an expert tour guide (English, Italian, French, German, or Spanish).
  • Go on a cruise along the famed canals of Amsterdam and view spectacular Dutch sights, including the 17-century houses lining the canals.
  • The immersive audio commentary in 19 languages helps you get a deeper insight into the city.
  • Cancellation Policy: These tickets cannot be canceled, amended, or refunded.

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Anne Frank Walking Tours Discount Tickets

Children under the age of 12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing. Carry a valid photo ID for proof. 

Why take an Anne Frank Walking Tour in Amsterdam?

While Anne Frank’s Diary brought to the world the details of her life while in hiding, not much is known about her life as a young child. The tour takes place in Amsterdam, where Anne Frank lived for eight years before the family's arrest by the Gestapo in August 1944.  

Through the walking tour, you not only get a glimpse into Anne Frank’s life but also into the history of the Holocaust.

Anne Frank Walking Tour Highlights

  • Navigate the rich and haunting history of Amsterdam through its monuments and other building. 
  • Learn about the city’s history and important events such as the Winter of Hunger and the February Strike. 
  • Find out about the life of Jews during the Nazi occupation.
  • Explore the Jewish neighborhood and view important sites such as the Portuguese synagogue and museum, and the Hollandsche Schouwburg theater. 
  • Discover the story of Anne Frank and how her diary came to be published. 

Anne Frank Tour Itinerary

The Anne Frank Amsterdam

The Anne Frank Story and Neighbourhood Walking Tour

  • Timing
    Starts at 4.30 PM and takes 1.5 hours to complete. 
  • Start point
    The meeting point is at Merwedeplein 61. Your tour guide will be waiting by the statue of Anne Frank.
  • Ending point
    Your tour ends at square Victorieplein.
Anne Frank World War II

The Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour

  • Timing
    This Anne Frank tour is available in four slots — 10 AM, 10.30 AM, 2 PMand 2.30 PM. The tour lasts two hours.
  • Start point
    Jewish Historical Museum (Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1). Your tour guide will be waiting with an orange umbrella for easy recognition.
  • Ending point
    Next to Anne Frank's House. Please note that the ticket does not get you entry into Anne Frank's house.

Plan Your Visit to Anne Frank Tour

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Just like the rest of Northern Europe, Amsterdam is known to be wet, and slightly chilly eight months out of the year. However, a little bit of planning can help you get the best out of your trip.

  • Avoid crowds: While you might have to get lucky with the city’s finicky weather, you could have great luck avoiding the crowds by visiting Amsterdam between April and May or September and October.
  • Better weather: To avoid cold and windy weather avoid visiting the city between November to February.
Getting to Anne Frank tour
The Anne Frank Story & Neighbourhood Walking Tour

Start point: Merwedeplein 61.

  • By Bus: Buses 62 and 65 will take you to the Waalstraat stop, which is about two minutes away. 
  • By Train: Take train lines IC or SPR.
  • By Tram: Tram 12 will get you to Waalstraat station. Tram 4 will stop at Victorieplein, two minutes away. 
  • By Metro: Take Metro line 52. Europaplein, which is 10 minutes away from the start point, is the closest station.
The Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour

Start point: Jewish Historical Museum

  • By Bus: Take bus 22, 305, 357 or 397.
  • By Train: IC, ICD, SPR train lines stop near Turfste Nieuwe Amstelstraat.
  • By Tram: Take tram #14 and get off at the tram station Waterlooplein, a 2-minute walk away.
  • By Metro: Take Metro 51, 53, or 54. Get off at the Waterlooplein Metro Station.
Anne Frank tour food

The Anne Frank Story & Neighbourhood Walking Tour

Sushi Su: Enjoy some sushi at a local favorite, only three minutes away. 

Café Vrijdag: Head in the direction of Berlagebrug, only a nine-minute walk away. They serve delicious burgers.

The Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour

Spanjer en van Twist: Enjoy the view at this restaurant that overlooks the beautiful Leliegracht, while you grab a bite.

Gs Brunch Boat: Grab some brunch on a boat. Only a three-minute walk away from the Anne Frank House.

Visitor Tips

  • Opt for comfortable footwear so that your feet don’t give up on you through this walking tour. 
  • Keep things light and carry light baggage. 
  • Arrive at the meeting point at least 5-10 minutes before the starting time. 
  • Don’t skip out on visiting the Anne Frank house, which is now a museum. 

All Your Questions About Anne Frank Tickets & Tours Answered

Q. How long is the Anne Frank walking tour?

A. The Anne Frank Story & Neighbourhood Walking Tour lasts 1.5 hours while The Anne Frank Story & World War II Tour takes 2 hours.

Q. What are the timings for the Anne Frank tour?

A. The Anne Frank Story & Neighbourhood Walking Tour starts at 4.30 PM. There are four slots to choose from for the Anne Frank Story and World War II Walking Tour — 10 AM, 10.30 AM, 2 PMand 2.30 PM.

Q. Is there a dress code for the Anne Frank Tour?

A. No, there is no dress code. However, since it is a walking tour, opt for comfortable attire as well as footwear.

Q. Is there any age restrictions for the Anne Frank Tour?

A. No, there are no age restrictions.

Q. Where does the Anne Frank tour take place?

A. The Anne Frank walking tour takes you along south Amsterdam, where Anne Frank lived for eight years, after moving from Germany with her family.

Q. When is the best time to go on the Anne Frank tour?

A. For better weather and smaller crowds, visit between April and May or September and October.

Q. Where can I buy tickets to Anne Frank Tours?

A. You can buy the tickets to the Anne Frank walking tours on the Headout website.

Q. Who can avail of discounted Anne Frank tour tickets?

A. Children under the age of 12 can get Anne Frank tour tickets at a discounted rate. Carry a valid photo ID for proof.

Q. What is the cancellation policy for Anne Frank tour tickets?

A. You can get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the tour.

Q. How long are my Anne Frank tour tickets valid for?

A. The Anne Frank tour tickets are valid only for the time and date selected during checkout.

Q. What do you get to see on the Anne Frank tour?

A. Anne Frank’s school, the book shop she often frequented, as well as the Jewish neighborhood and important sites such as the Portuguese synagogue and museum, and the Hollandsche Schouwburg theater are covered during this tour.