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Jewish History Walking Tour

#56 of 348 Tours in Amsterdam
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Address: Buitenzagerij 37, 1021 NP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 20 636 0437

Jeanette Loeb has studied Jewish history and culture at the University of...

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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Jeannet Loeb Jewish Amsterdam

My two sons and I were greeted on time at the designated meeting spot. From the start, Jeanette informed us of the history of the Jews in Amsterdam. She was well versed on all... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 3, 2017
Mark L
Clearwater, Florida

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2017

My two sons and I were greeted on time at the designated meeting spot. From the start, Jeanette informed us of the history of the Jews in Amsterdam. She was well versed on all aspects of Jewish life thru the times as well as the amazing stories she had to tell in the Portuguese Synagogue, deportation center, and the beautiful... More 

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Oyster Bay, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

Do not hesitate to book a trip with Ms. Loeb. Her knowledge together with her personal life experiences make this an especially interesting, enjoyable and informative tour. Jeanette was a wonderful and gracious tour host. M. Pollack

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

I am a college-aged student and went with my family on this tour. Jeanette made the trip enjoyable, was very approachable, and provided the necessary historical context that really made the tour come to life. Nothing like it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

This has to be one of the most informative tours we have ever taken. Jeannette is a walking treasure trove of information on the Jewish history of Amsterdam. We would highly recommend it, and will definitely contact her again next time we are in Amsterdam.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had a fabulous 2 hour walking tour with Jeanetter Loeb. She was warm and pleasant and extremely knowledgable. Being a historian she was able to give us a good understanding of the Jewish history of Amsterdam. Her tour of the Portuguese synagogue was excellent. We would highly recommend Jeanette Loeb as a tour guide and hope that if we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Although I was born in Amsterdam (left as a child, but have been back many times to visit), there was a lot Ms. Loeb informed my sister and I that we did not know. My sister and I enjoyed a wonderful educational afternoon with a very knowledgeable tour guide. We plan of taking another tour with Ms. Loeb next time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

It is recommended to do the tour following the Amsterdam Jews that he was exciting and shows the history of the Jews of Amsterdam has arrived in town to World War II .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We had a wonderful experience touring Jewish Amsterdam with Jeanette Loeb. She painted a picture of Jewish life through the centuries and we were brought back in time and could visualize the life of the earliest Jews in Amsterdam. We learned a great deal about what once was a thriving Jewish community up to the present Jewish community. The Portuguese... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Jeanette is a truly excellent guide. She is extremely knowledgeable, friendly and gives a lot of interesting additional information. My husband and I took a three hour walking tour which included the Portuguese synagogue and the deportation centre as well as many other points of interest. We learnt so much about Jewish life in Amsterdam from the first Jewish settlers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

Amsterdam - Jewish History walking tour with Jeanette Loeb- EXCELLENT ! So much Jewish History, Who knew ? Jeanette did, and now we know. It was an excellent tour and even our non Jewish friends who were on the tour with us know. We all loved the tour - well worth it.

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