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Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp

Strasse der Nationen 22, 16515 Oranienburg, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 3301 200200
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Small-Group Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial Walking Tour from Berlin
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More than 100,000 Jews, communists, intellectuals, gypsies and homosexuals were killed by Nazis between 1936 and 1945 in this concentration camp. Some of the buildings have been preserved in their original form including barracks, and a pathology department where Nazis performed medical experiments on the inmates.
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Strasse der Nationen 22, 16515 Oranienburg, Brandenburg, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very informative, emotional tour. Taylor did an excellent job of explaining the history and context of what we were viewing.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on this tour with Insider Tours and was lucky to get the same guide, Mike, from the Berlin Walking Tour. An impassioned history buff, he once again provided so much useful information throughout the trip. When he re punted the numerous atrocities committed...More

2  Thank Joon G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sachsenhausen memorial/museum was used as a concentration camp between 1936 & 1945. It’s free to enter, though lots of groups come through & if you really want to learn the most you can it would be recommended to go with a tour. We went on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the walking tour our guide was Taylor. The meeting point was well organised and well handled. It is a long day with lots of walking, but wow it was worth it, Taylor was a great guide, very knowledgeable and empathetic in his delivery...More

Thank Raine D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering the material on this tour, I can imagine it would be hard to properly capture the emotion of the facility, all of the history and come across professionally and respectful. However, that is exactly what Jules, our tour guide for the day, was able...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 18-year old granddaughter and I took this tour and were glad we did. The subject is difficult, but our tour guide Beth did an excellent job showing the reality of what happened in a sensitive way. She was very knowledgable about Germany’s history and...More

1  Thank BSkern
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited with a Sandeman's tour and our guide Amy was phenomenal. It was a thoughtful and educational experience. The memorial site is striking in its directness and simplicity. It is not sensationalized. Learning the history and hearing the stories is something everyone of us...More

1  Thank jenx14
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

History book pages came alive as we walked the same route where the victims of the Nazi regime were taken to the labour camp which then also became an extermination camp. Our guide Nikolai was very passionate about the topic and knowledgeable. We learnt various...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with Original Berlin Walks - our guide Darren was very informative with a wide ranging knowledge. Darren also threw out a range of questions through the tour to help gain the wider picture and to help us not stereotype. Quite a bit of walking,...More

1  Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My God, this moved me, to hear the accounts of what went on, to see artefacts found, to touch where fellow humans took their last breath but know in my heart that this was the only peace they would ever find. It is a silent...More

1  Thank Annette M
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Amy K
June 17, 2018|
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Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Yes - no problem at all
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Josh T
March 27, 2018|
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Response from SaltyHugs | Reviewed this property |
Hi J. The time includes travel, you have approx 2 1/2 hrs at the camp. It's a real eye opener, sobering and well worth visiting. Hope you enjoy Berlin, we did 😁.
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February 28, 2018|
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Response from deb-5584 | Reviewed this property |
I believe as long as the public transportation is running, they will be open.
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