Frankfurt's Jewish Museum tour and Frankfurt / Rhein Main Jewish Heritage private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

7774


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent, a babysitter can be organized.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

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

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

Itinerary

Suggested Itinerary:
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

Transportation

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

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: My expertise as a private guide / docent for German Jewish history and culture for the Jewish Museum of Frankfurt in Frankfurt and my work as interpreter and translator and editor for different international institutions.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 € - for transportation, meals & drinks

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Entrance fees / € 6 for the museum, subway ticket or cab.

Restrictions

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 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!!!
Stuart Penan

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    Tour Price

    294 USD PER TOUR(for up to 5 people) (duration: 5 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    7774


    Categories

    Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent, a babysitter can be organized.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

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

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