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Fascinating overview of Jewish history in Amsterdam

A wonderful walking tour that takes you through the history of the Jews in Amsterdam from the late... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
arieldavid
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London, United Kingdom
Jewish tour of Amsterdam

jeanette was excellent! and very knowledgeable of the jewish history of Amsterdam. Her personal... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jzbardash
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Teaneck, New Jersey
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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.
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Buitenzagerij 37, 1021 NP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 20 636 0437
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 4 days ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 July 5, 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 June 17, 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 May 28, 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

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Reviewed May 21, 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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Reviewed April 23, 2018

The depth of knowledge that Jeanette has is wonderful. And she has personal history to attach to many of the pieces of history that tie it together in an incredibly meaningful way. It was a delight being able to spend an afternoon with her!

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Jeanete Loeb is everything you'd want in a guide. She is knowledgable, friendly and considerate. We are grandparents who visited Amsterdam with our 13 year old grand daughter and Jeanette deftly answered our questions, pointed out things that interested each of us and paced us...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

I found Jeanette by googling 'best jewish tours in Amsterdam." I set up a private tour with Jeanette for my parents and I. Jeanette was very easy to coordinate with and responded promptly to emails. Jeanette is the daughter of Holocaust survivors and offers a...More

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jetscape1
July 27, 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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LaDina E
April 20, 2018|
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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
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Karen H
March 27, 2018|
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Response from Jeanette L | Property representative |
Dear Karen, My knowledge of the Jews in Amsterdam starts from the end of the 16th century, when the first Jews arrived in Amsterdam till today. Is there anything special during the 16th and 17th century you are interested... More
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