Frankfurt's Jewish Heritage private tour


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Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent), French (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent)

Heritage and memory

This tour gives you the highlights of history and culture of the Jewish population in and around Frankfurt.

There is also a memorial and a cemetery from the Middles Ages to visit. An artefact by itself. The 19th century has never been destroyed and is a source of information and history.

In case people want to see special places of there ancestors etc. , I can also do research and put the "family puzzle" together all over Germany due to my contacts to diverse city instituitions, research institutes and scholars. A new highlight is the visit of New Jewish Memorial but can be only seen from outside. The Museum Judengasse / Frankfurt offers a new perspective in the narrative of German Jewish history - let us discover together this exciting experience.


Suggested Itinerary:
Discovery of the Jewish neighbourhood (escavations) from the 15th century and visit of the old cemetery (1270)
New Jewish Memorial
Synagogue, visit of the old cemetery from the 19th century

We can also visit places of your interest near by.

This tour can be modified according to your requests and personal tastes and research regarding your personal heritage can be done.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you at the airport or your hotel.

End location: I can leave you at the airport or your hotel.

Duration: 5 hours


Walking and public transit. It is a walking tour (pls. wear comfortable shoes) but other mode of transportation can be arranged at additional cost.

What’s Included

Other: My services as a knowledgeable, local and professional tour guide. Plus my knowledge as a docent at the Jewish Museum, the Historical Museum and other cultural institutions in and outside of Frankfurt / museum education and international PR for arts & culture.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 € - for tranportation, entrance fee, meals and a drink

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees or any additonal costs for meals or wine and subway ticket.


I am not a licensed driver, but can hire a licensed driver if requested. Please let me know and I'll make a Custom Tour for you that includes car/chauffeur

A Recent Review of this tour

Barbara was a great tour guide for us. She met us on our hotel, showed us to our locations on the public transport system, and was extremely informative throughout our tour. Her English was crazy good and her knowledge was extensive. She was very patient if we wanted to stop for pictures, water, restrooms etc. We found the Jewish history tour very interesting. And know that it was even better since Barbara was our tour guide!
Kirk Halpern

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