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Jeanette Loeb has studied Jewish history and culture at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).She organises guided tours and lectures in the Jewish field in and around Amsterdam.In a personal consult you can develop your own programme.
Buitenzagerij 37, 1021 NP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 636 0437
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Four of us (two couples from the New York area of US) had the pleasure of meeting Jeanette Loeb for a 2 1/2 hour walking tour of the historic Jewish area of Amsterdam and the iconic Portuguese synagogue. We can't say enough about how wonderful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent 3-4 hours with Jeanette Loeb doing a walking tour of Jewish Amsterdam. We learned so much from her. Her knowledge of Amsterdam and the Jewish quarter in particular were astounding. She spoke of the Jews arrival in Amsterdam in the...More

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Jeanette L, Owner at Jewish History Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. I enjoyed taking you around.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent Guide!! We learned so much - and about the city, it’s history, the WWII impact overall as well as the Jewish persecution. It was really excellent thanks to our guide!!!

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

A wonderful walking tour that takes you through the history of the Jews in Amsterdam from the late 1400’s through the Holocaust. Jeanette is very knowledgeable, friendly and reliable. I recommend this tour to anyone interested in Jewish history. And our teenagers enjoyed the tour...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

jeanette was excellent! and very knowledgeable of the jewish history of Amsterdam. Her personal stories added a lot of flavor to the tour.

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

In June, 2018, my 13 year old granddaughter and I visited the Jewish quarter in Amsterdam, starting with a visit and lunch at the Jewish Historical Museum followed up by a walking tour with Jeannette Loeb, visiting nearby Jewish sites, including the Portuguese synagogue, the...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Very interesting account of Jewish History through the centuries in Amsterdam. We walked through the Jewish Quarter, going back in history to the time of the first Jewish immigration to Amsterdam in the 1600s, and learned important facts about key figures of the Jewish world...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We took the tour and learned so much. The facts the our tour guide,Floor, provided as well as the insight and personal stories made it even more interesting. She taught us what all the brass plates integrated into the sidewalks were for. She taught us...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Enjoyed learning about the Jewish community in Amsterdam during the war. Janet was very personable and knowledgable. She was especially patient with us since our friend had trouble walking. Well paced and found shady spots to stop and chat. Loved hearing her own personal story....More

Thank rez1949
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The Jewish Quarter is likely of more interest to people of Jewish heritage. But our travel companions were not Jewish and they were fascinated by what they learned. Buy tickets, in advance, on-line and follow the tour. This enclave is one of the oldest in...More

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30 August 2018|
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Response from Jeanette L | Property representative |
Dear Ms. Frances, as Tripadvisor does not allow me to send you my website or e-mail information: when you 'google' jewish history walking tour Amsterdam, you can find my website and from there you can send me a message... More
27 July 2018|
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Response from Jeanette L | Property representative |
As I do private tours it is tailor made; starting point in front of the Etnrance of the Jewish Historical Museum
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21 April 2018|
Response from rplloyd | Reviewed this property |
To make arrangements for a Jewish History Tour of Amsterdam it's as easy as contacting Jeanette Lobe. She was our guide and we were the grateful and happy tourists. You can find her by going to Google and typing in her... More