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Jewish Tour Guide Amsterdam

Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, 1011 PL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Mia was a perfect tourist guide. She had a huge number of informations and when she had spoken... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa K
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Jewish Amsterdam Tour

My wife and I recently visited Amsterdam from New York City and Mia had come highly recommended to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Eric K
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YOU want to experience the history and the tradition of Jewish life in Amsterdam, dating back to the late 16th century? Let ME bring this history to life for you. Overtime is on my account, entrance fees for the Jewish Historical Museum/Portuguese Synagogue combined is on yours.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, 1011 PL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Plantage & the East
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mia was a perfect tourist guide. She had a huge number of informations and when she had spoken about her memories the whole group was touched. Thanks for having the chance listening to you and asking you questions!

Thank Lisa K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Amsterdam from New York City and Mia had come highly recommended to us. We have had many noteworthy tours over the course of our travels, but our experience with Mia was simply extraordinary. Her knowledge of the history of...More

Thank Eric K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite a cold and rainy afternoon in Amsterdam, my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our time on this tour. Mia came highly recommended by friends and she and the tour lived up to their high praise. Mia's knowledge of the Jewish community in Amsterdam --...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was serendipitous. When trying to arrange a private tour of the Jewish Quarter very close to our arrival in Amsterdam, we were referred to Mia. Thank goodness for chance! Mia is engaging and incredibly knowledeable about Jewish history, not just in Amsterdam but in...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Our afternoon with Mia, will stay with me for the rest of my life. Starting with the early history of the Jews leading up to a clear understanding of jewish co-settlers of Amsterdam. And finally a first hand account of some of the darkest days...More

Thank Jimmy C
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Meeting Mia WAS the highlight of our trip to Amsterdam. I was pretty confident I was going to be happy with my choice by reading her other reviews but had no idea how happy! Besides the depth of her knowledge, the impact she made on...More

Thank Pam E
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Mia is kind, courageous and captivating. She shared her immense knowledge, personal stories and local knowledge to bring the Jewish history of Amsterdam to life for us. With a constant sparkle in her eye and honest strength to her conviction, she won all of our...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We were amazed by the depth of Mia’s personal knowledge and experience. She is an irreplaceable individual. We are grateful for our time with her. Amsterdam is an amazing city in general and its Jewish history is of particular interest.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Meeting Mia was one of the highlights of our Amsterdam visit! We were on a multi-generational family tour to Amsterdam. Our small group included my father, in his eighties and others whose age ranged from 50-10. It was a cold grey and rainy day yet...More

Thank Tamar H
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

My wife and I spent an engaging, entertaining, educational and transformative day with Mia who guided us on a tour of Jewish Amsterdam. The time we spent with her was unquestionably the highlight of our trip. Not only were we riveted by the depth and...More

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Plantage & the East
The eastern edge of central Amsterdam provides
visitors with the chance to imagine the city that
Rembrandt called home (and to tour his historic house)
while shopping like the thriftiest of locals at
Waterlooplein’s massive flea market, or even enjoying
a craft beer beside the tallest wooden windmill in The
Netherlands. This verdant, serene, and stately part of
town is home to Artis Royal Zoo, one of Europe’s
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26 April 2018|
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never mind, i see that others have asked the same question & been answered...
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21 April 2018|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
We booked her through a recommendation from our hotel concierge, but Mia has her own website, and you can book her directly through it: jewish-tour-guide-amsterdam.nl
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MxSmrs
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Response from Jeanette L | Property representative |
The Anne Frank House does not allow any guidance but they do an excellent job themselves so you can see it very well on your own. You can get your tickets for the Anne Frank House in advance yourself through their... More
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