Terezin Concentration Camp Day Tour from Prague

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Terezin Concentration Camp Day Tour from Prague information and booking

from
$58
Duration
5 hours
Departs from
The Yellow Kiosk, Republic Square
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at approximately 2:30pm
Time of departure
9:30am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Embark on an educational and historical experience at Terezin Concentration Camp on this coach tour from Prague. After being turned into a Jewish ghetto during World War II, thousands of Jewish people and other prisoners died in this Terezin camp. Your professional guide will escort you around the entire complex of the former concentration camp, and provide you with informative narration, authentic memories, anecdotes and chilling experiences from Terezin's grim history.

This special tour will transport you back to the 1940s and give you a detailed overview of life in the Terezin Concentration Camp. Terezin, initially founded in 1780 to protect Prague from attacks, was converted into a Jewish ghetto during Nazi occupation in World War II. Walk the grounds with your expert guide and hear chilling stories and facts about the day-to-day lives of prisoners there.

Visit the Terezin Memorial, the only institution of its kind in the Czech Republic. This memorial commemorates the thousands of victims of the tyrannical Nazi rule, and promotes research and educational activities. Experience the tragic symbol of suffering during the Holocaust during this unique, educational and eye-opening tour.

What's included

  • Entrance fees
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)