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Unknown small fascinating Haarlem museum

Went on an excellent tour with an enthusiastic guide who shared a lot of information about the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Angela M
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London, United Kingdom
You HAVE to go

This was on my bucket list and did not disappoint. Please get tickets in advance as a tour only... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Debra R
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Rogers, Minnesota
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on an excellent tour with an enthusiastic guide who shared a lot of information about the family and how they helped many Jewish people. Corrie sheltered them in secret hideaway in her bedroom when she and sister Betsie helped them. She travelled the world...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was on my bucket list and did not disappoint. Please get tickets in advance as a tour only hold 20 people which is tight in rhisxsmaller home/space. Before you go-read The Hiding Place and read with your children. It will mean so much more...More

Thank Debra R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is no secret that this famous family were Christians, please keep that in mind before enjoying the free tour of their home to learn their history. Just like the lives of the ten Boom’s the tour is rich with teachings of God’s love and...More

Thank Rest-and-Romance
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived on a Saturday and got there just ten minutes before the afternoon tour, and we just made it into the tour. They were really nice and let a few people over the 20 max in after us. I wish I had reserved a morning...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s hard to believe that in this very modest sized home large numbers of Jews were provided refuge and comfort during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. For this free tour an English speaking guide relates the fascinating story of the Ten Boom family who...More

Thank Mary Jo N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The guides are volunteers who are giving tours because they really believe in the Ten Boom love. They saved 800 people from this one home right down the street from the German HQ. About 1 Hour tour.

Thank Kirsy1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We queued up for the 1:30 English tour and experienced an extremely moving tour where you learn about true integrity and the sacrificing some made during WWII. Highly recommend this AND the Anne Frank House (which you must secure tickets to two months in advance.)

Thank KatyBots
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My party of 3 showed up at 2:30 or a 3:00 English tour of this museum. The website said it would be first come first serve. No reservations. at 2:45 a women who gave the english tours said she had to leave and the 3:00...More

1  Thank 64trishd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I toured the ten Boom house. It is hard to imagine what the ten Boom family and the entire country of the Netherlands went through during WWII. We saw the false wall and the hidden room where they were able to hide...More

1  Thank Dennis V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our timed tickets before leaving home and walked in when our name was called. A very touching message of human kindness and forgiveness. Our guide was excellent in the details of the ten Boom family and their ministry to Jews in World War...More

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SouthDakota_USAPat
17 March 2018|
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Response from Tina D | Reviewed this property |
The best way to get from Amsterdam to Haarlem is by train. Not to expensive, not to far and a really enjoyable trip if you like public transportation. You could always rent a car but I never do because I don't want to hassle... More
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Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't reserve tickets on line....I walked up and saw the schedule on the door. It will show what language it is in. Then we walked around until it was time. Do know - they are small tours I think 20 max. So if you are... More
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Response from kerryA899 | Reviewed this property |
It's 15 mins on the train to Harlam and a 5 mins walk to the house
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