Experience a comprehensive visit of the former Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp, just north of Berlin, on this 2-hour private tour. Together with a personal guide, view different sites and exhibitions in the memorial area of the concentration camp that imprisoned thousands and murdered many during WWII. Learn about the history of the camp and the Nazi party as you gain insight into one of history's biggest tragedies.
This half-day tour begins when you're picked up at a time of your choosing from your Berlin hotel. Board your private car or minivan with just your group and your personal guide, then drive about 40 minutes north of the city to the former Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp. Between 1936 and 1945 more than 200,000 people were imprisoned in Sachsenhausen, and the camp was the center of the whole system of concentration camps used from 1936 to the end of the Third Reich in May 1945.Upon arrival, set off with your guide to explore the remaining buildings and grounds that are now open to the public as a memorial and museum. Examine the exhibitions and buildings on display, and learn about the particular history of each site from your guide's insightful commentary. Watch a thematic presentation that examines the concentration camp system and Nazi Germany in a wider context.After roughly two hours at Sachsenhausen, return to your vehicle and journey back to Berlin, where your tour concludes with a drop-off at your location of choice.