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Black Heritage Amsterdam Tours
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“jennifer tosch”(22 reviews)
“slave trade”(15 reviews)
“dutch history”(14 reviews)
The Black Heritage Amsterdam Tour is about the 'hidden histories' of the African Diaspora from the 17th century to the present and is for everyone who is interested in learning more. We travel throughout the city canals on-board a classic canal boat...more
Dam 7, 1012 JS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 6 21322299
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All reviews jennifer tosch slave trade dutch history hidden history african descent culture and customs highly recommend taking this tour walking tour informative tour historical experience perfect tour dam square four hours canal cruise highlight of our trip wealth involvement
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What I experienced during the tour was astonishing. I was born and raised in Holland. My parents taught us everything they know about their Suriname/marron history, traditions and culture. Attending school as a young girl and later woman you get to learn everything about the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, want to thank Jennifer Tosch for a sublime tour relating to the Black Heritage within Amsterdam since 1600s. The tour I attended included a trip in a classic canal boat and finishing up in the famous Rijksmuseum. If anyone is intrigued, curious and seeking...More

1  Thank Joy Patricia J
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Hands down the best historical tour I've been on in Europe. Jennifer was exceptionally knowledgeable and it was great to learn more about the African history in Amsterdam. The tour does not sugarcoat the atrocities Africans of the diaspora experience however truly demonstrates how Africans...More

1  Thank TheCurator1
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a fantastic tour with Jennifer. She was very professional, humorous, and detailed. We highly recommend this tour!

2  Thank Nicole K
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This tour is so good, if you missed it your first time in Amsterdam THIS IS THE MAIN REASON TO MAKE A SECOND TRIP! Unsure of what the day held, I met up with Ms.Jennifer in the city center and from the moment she started...More

1  Thank Martinique L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I thought the tour was fantastic! Jennifer is very knowledgeable and engaging. I found the tour on the internet because I wanted to connect with the history and this tour did not disappoint. The tour consisted of a walking tour around the heart of the...More

2  Thank mysti27
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is an important, instructive, illuminating, awakening tour: all people visiting Amsterdam (with a real interest in the city) but also citizens should do this tour!

1  Thank fb2018123
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

If you are a history buff then this tour is a must. Jennifer is so knowledgeable and insightful that you will find yourself in awe. I now understand how things can be hidden in plain site. She has expansive knowledge about the black history of...More

1  Thank Sophia W
Reviewed 2 June 2018

A great tour of Amsterdam's cultural topography, revealing the hidden presence of people of African descent whose labors produced the wealth that built the city. If you believe that the history of architecture and art are history, this tour is for you. American cities could...More

Thank tedrsc
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This tour should be mandatory for every tourist who visits Amsterdam. It´s the only tour that explores the hidden slave history of the city. The narrative is non-biased and without finger pointing or victimization. It´s all about enlightenment as well as providing a different perspective....More

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Najiyyah H
30 June 2018|
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Response from tootypuff |
Oh no. I leave the 28th but would be happy to book a tour with someone. I’ll be there solo 8/22-28.
8 April 2018|
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Response from Jennifer T | Property representative |
Greetings please email us via the website.