Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg Memorial Tour From Berlin

Cultural & Theme Tours in Bavaria

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Head out of Berlin to explore the tragic side of the city's history at the Sachsenhausen Memorial, a former Nazi concentration camp. Learn about the lives of prisoners who were abused, see the training grounds of SS guards, and pay tribute to those lost during World War II.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp, Oranienburg, BrandenburgThe Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg concentration camp situated just outside Berlin’s city limits, held over 200,000 prisoners during the Nazi reign. The camp became a school of brutality, used to train SS guards for work in other camps across Europe. It now stands as a memorial and reminder of the darkest days of Berlin's history.Your tour starts in Berlin, where you will meet with your guide and ride to the camp outside of the city. This involves the use of public transport, so you will need to purchase an ABC day transport ticket for this tour. When you arrive, you will be able to walk through and see the different parts of the camp including the appellplatz (roll call square), the barracks, the pathology department, the Zellenbau (Gestapo prison), the extermination center, and crematorium.At the end of the tour, you will ride back to Berlin. The full duration will be around 5.5 hours (including travel time), and food & drinks are not included on the tour.Duration: 5 hours

What’s included

  • Expert local guide, accredited to the site
  • Entrance and donation to the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp memorial site
  • Entry/Admission - Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp

What’s not included

  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Highlights

  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour
  • All entrance fees included
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