Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Tour From Berlin

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 6 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10am
  • Departure Details :
    West: In front of McDonald's, outside main entrance to S+U Zoologischer Garten train station. Hardenbergplatz, 10623 Berlin , , East: On the square in front of 'AM to PM' bar/restaurant at S Hackesch.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Tour concludes at the central Berlin train station
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Tour Sachsenhausen, one of the first concentration camps established by the Third Reich, on a full-day trip from Berlin. Licensed guides trained by Memorial authority provide important facts about the prison cells, laboratories, and gas chambers that you see at Sachsenhausen, which today serves as a national memorial to the prisoners who lived and died there.

Highlights

  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Meet your host in either the east or west of the city the choice is yours and then travel together by train (own expense). Your destination is the town of Oranienburg (just less than an hour away) to visit Sachsenhausen, one of the first Nazi concentration camps constructed in 1936. When you arrive, an expert guide leads you inside the campgrounds, where you will learn about the camp's operation and the prisoners who lived and died there.

For nearly a decade the SS imprisoned some 200,000 Jews, socialists, Communists, and liberals, among other opponents to the Nazi regime. The punishment cells, gas chambers and burial pits that you will see on this tour can be overwhelming, but your guide will put the site's history into context with expert knowledge about one of the darkest periods of the 20th century.

At the end of your time at Sachsenhausen, meet your host to finish the day-long trip with a train ride back to either east or west Berlin (own expense).

Inclusions

  • Licensed guide trained by memorial authority
  • Remuneration to Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Train ticket (you will need a Berlin Transport ABC Zone ticket costing approximately 7 euros)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Good walking shoes and suitable clothing are recommended

Both meeting points are possible. This ticket is valid for either the East or West meeting point