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Jewish Tour Guide Amsterdam

Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, 1011 PL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 6 24138614
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Jewish Tour Guide Amsterdam

Mia was the best. My wife and I spent an afternoon with Mia visiting Jewish Amsterdam. She met us... read more

Reviewed yesterday
FM45
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Oro Valley, Arizona
Wonderful tour guide

Mia is an excellent guide with a vast amount of knowledge about the Jewish population in Amsterdam... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharon P
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Randolph, Massachusetts
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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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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1, 1011 PL Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Plantage & the East
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+31 6 24138614
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Reviewed yesterday

Mia was the best. My wife and I spent an afternoon with Mia visiting Jewish Amsterdam. She met us as planned and we toured the sites of Jewish Amsterdam. She embodies the history of the Amsterdam Jewish community having spent her life in Amsterdam. She...More

Thank FM45
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mia is an excellent guide with a vast amount of knowledge about the Jewish population in Amsterdam before and after World War II. At each site, she shared information both past and present that brought the site to life. This was our third time in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you to other Trip Advisor reviewers for providing the glowing reviews of Mia's tour! With hints of her personal journey, Mia provided an informative, enlightening and educational tour for our group of 8 of us. We had organized the group via CruiseCritic prior to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Within a few moments of being with Mia, you know you are in for a fascinating, educational and thought-provoking experience. Four of us were joined by another couple and the 6 of us explored not just the physical sites of Jewish Amsterdam, but the history...More

Thank RonMidwife
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour with Mia was a highlight of our visit to Amsterdam. Mia has the ability to put the long history of Jewish life in Amsterdam in the context of different periods right up to present day. Her candor and intelligence brought the city and...More

Thank Janet L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The private tour today with Mia was incredible - it was very interesting and made such an impact. Mia is very knowledgeable and remembers every single detail - nothing gets past her. I think three hours wasn't enough, I could have listened for many more....More

Thank Vivian K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mia was knowledgeable about the things she had to say. It was an experience to be in her company. She was very helpful in recommending places to visit as well as explaining the history of the sites she took us to see and the lives...More

Thank stan2347
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

My wife and I spent 3 hours with Mia on a private tour of the Jewish section of Amsterdam. Highly recommended - Mia was a delightful guide with a great sense of humor, but extremely knowledgable about the area and Jewish history. One of the...More

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Three hours with Mia was hardly enough. She brings Jewish existence in Amsterdam to life, from the 1600s through the Holocaust and today. The facts and statistics that she knows so well become real-life stories as she presents them. We could feel the presence and...More

Thank Nancy K
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Four of us booked a private tour with Mia, which turned out to be a true hilight of our time in Amsterdam. We spent nearly four hours with her and I believe that if it had been a whole day she still would have had...More

Thank Susan B
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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
...More
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Noa L
5 June 2018|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
Here is the website: jewish-tour-guide-amsterdam.nl
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ABBYdS
26 April 2018|
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Response from ABBYdS |
never mind, i see that others have asked the same question & been answered...
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giamoody
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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