Discover Jewish culture and life in Germany
The image of the city of Frankfurt is defined by the contribution of the German Jews to culture, science, politics and business. The Historical Museum and the new Jewish Museum devote themselves to the history of the Jewish communities in Frankfurt and Germany. Topics include the beginnings of the Jewish settlement in the 12th century, the struggle for social integration and the new beginnings of Jewish communities after 1945. Basic commodities, as well as cult and art objects depict everyday life and festivals in the synagogue and at home.
Frankfurt "Judengasse" Museum / Jewish Lane reopened, the archeological excavations from 1462 and a revamped new museum can be explored, the old cemetery from 1270 can be visited, the new Jewish memorial are waiting for your discovery. Highlights: Lee Krasner, a female Jewish painter and the wifr of Jackson Pollock.
Special requests can be organized: visit of the synagogue, historical research, visit of the Philantropin & other cultural highlights of Frankf
Discovery of the Jewish neighbourhood (escavations) from the 15th century and visit of the old cemetery (1270)
New Jewish Memorial
The hotspots of the moment in town
This tour can be modified according to your requests and personal tastes and research regarding your personal heritage can be done.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 5 hours
Metro and walking. It is a walking tour (pls. wear comfortable shoes) but other mode of transportation can be arranged at additional cost.
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 € - for transportation, meals & drinks
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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
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Barbara did a wonderful job showing us around Frankfurt. She met us at the hotel at the airport and made everything easy and tailored the tour and day around what we wanted to do. very knowledgeable and friendly. I would highly recommend her!!!