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The Black Heritage Amsterdam Tour is about the 'hidden histories' of the African Diaspora from the 17th century to the present and is for everyone who is interested in learning more. We travel throughout the city canals on-board a classic canal boat...more
Dam 7, 1012 JS Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Red Light District (De Wallen)
+31 6 21322299
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was one of the major highlights of our stay in Amsterdam! We contacted Jennifer quite last minute and she was so accommodating of us. The tour started at the Rijksmuseum and was so eye-opening! As a history and museum/art buff - the focus...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jennifer Tosch, Founder and CEO of this tour company is steeped in the history of the African Diaspora and Amsterdam. Her dual master’s degrees in Heritage and Memory Studies from the University of Amsterdam along with her familial ties to Surinam, South America (a former...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Loved loved this tour. Jennifer was great. She explained so many things, a wealth of info and made the tour fun. Definitely want to take another tour with her. It is not just about Black Heritage-mixes in a lot of valuable info so there is...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

What I experienced during the tour was astonishing. I was born and raised in Holland. My parents taught us everything they know about their Suriname/marron history, traditions and culture. Attending school as a young girl and later woman you get to learn everything about the...More

Thank Dvrede
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Firstly, want to thank Jennifer Tosch for a sublime tour relating to the Black Heritage within Amsterdam since 1600s. The tour I attended included a trip in a classic canal boat and finishing up in the famous Rijksmuseum. If anyone is intrigued, curious and seeking...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018

Hands down the best historical tour I've been on in Europe. Jennifer was exceptionally knowledgeable and it was great to learn more about the African history in Amsterdam. The tour does not sugarcoat the atrocities Africans of the diaspora experience however truly demonstrates how Africans...More

1  Thank TheCurator1
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a fantastic tour with Jennifer. She was very professional, humorous, and detailed. We highly recommend this tour!

2  Thank Nicole K
Reviewed July 14, 2018

This tour is so good, if you missed it your first time in Amsterdam THIS IS THE MAIN REASON TO MAKE A SECOND TRIP! Unsure of what the day held, I met up with Ms.Jennifer in the city center and from the moment she started...More

1  Thank Martinique L
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I thought the tour was fantastic! Jennifer is very knowledgeable and engaging. I found the tour on the internet because I wanted to connect with the history and this tour did not disappoint. The tour consisted of a walking tour around the heart of the...More

2  Thank mysti27
Reviewed June 10, 2018

This is an important, instructive, illuminating, awakening tour: all people visiting Amsterdam (with a real interest in the city) but also citizens should do this tour!

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Red Light District (De Wallen)
To visit Amsterdam and not explore De Wallen (the
Dutch name for this area) or to go only to gawk at its
saucier aspects would mean missing the opportunity to
view some of the city’s most picturesque canals,
historic landmarks, and impeccably presented examples
of traditional local architecture – not to mention
Amsterdam’s own Chinatown, Europe’s largest Buddhist
temple and more local treasures. Sure, there are some
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Najiyyah H
June 30, 2018|
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Response from tootypuff |
Oh no. I leave the 28th but would be happy to book a tour with someone. I’ll be there solo 8/22-28.
April 8, 2018|
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Response from Jennifer T | Property representative |
Greetings please email us via the website.