Private Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site Tour from Munich

Private Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site Tour from Munich
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$276.47
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
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Description

This historical 5.5-hour tour is conducted by a qualified Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial site guide. You will be picked up by your guide from either your Munich city center hotel or from Munich Hauptbahnhof(Central Train Station). After your tour at the Memorial site you will return to your hotel or to a location in central Munich of your choice.

Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel. They will then bring you to the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site. On arrival at the Memorial Site you can have a small break to grab a drink and snack. After the break your tour will start with your qualified guide explaining the area and how the camp came into existence. 

The tour is designed to follow the recommendations of the Comite International de Dachau (CID), a group of survivors who helped create the Memorial Museum with the objective being to follow the "Path of the Prisoners". The tour follows the prisoners from their arrival through to administration, their daily life, and at times, their death. The tour also includes:

  • Discussion of the different types of camps that existed
  • Evolution of the concentration camp system
  • Explanation of how Dachau became the model camp for the entire system
  • Stories of individual survivors
  • Discussion about how the German people deal with this aspect of their history
  • How the Memorial Site became an integral place of learning

After visiting the museum complex and viewing the original buildings, including the original gas chamber and crematoria, you will make your way back to Munich.

The tour on the Dachau Memorial site tour can be arranged according to your schedule the minimum possible tour length is 4.5 hours up to a maximum of 6.5 hours.

This historical 5.5-hour tour is conducted by a qualified Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial site guide. You will be picked up by your guide from either your Munich city center hotel or from Munich Hauptbahnhof(Central Train Station). After your tour at the Memorial site you will return to your hotel or to a location in central Munich of your choice.