Amsterdam Jewish Cultural Quarter and Gassan Diamonds entrance
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Amsterdam Jewish Cultural Quarter and Gassan Diamonds entrance

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Dutch , language.he
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Validity: Flexible
Do this because
  • Explore Amsterdams old Jewish neighborhood at your own pace
  • Marvel at the ancient Jewish craft of diamond cutting at Gassan Diamonds
  • Receive a glass of Champagne during the tour and a brilliant gift afterwards at Gassan Diamonds
What to expect

Walk through the old Jewish neighborhood of Amsterdam where magnificent synagogues, striking buildings and impressive memorials dominate the streetscape. At its heart is the Jewish Cultural Quarter with its landmark buildings. Here, you can travel back in time to the days of Amsterdam’s Golden Age by visiting the Portuguese Synagogue or find out all about Jewish culture and history in the Jewish Historical Museum, the Children's Museum and the National Holocaust Memorial and Museum.

Gassan Diamonds, a family-owned company, is located in a formerly steam-driven diamond factory in the center of Amsterdam. Take a guided tour of this historical diamond factory. The multilingual staff will explain the various stages of diamond polishing. Observe skilled craftsmen at work as they transform the most precious crystal known to man into dazzling ready-to-wear brilliants. After the tour, browse through the extensive jewelry and watch collection in the boutique. By presenting your Jewish Cultural Quarter combi ticket, you will be served a glass of Champagne during the tour and afterwards, receive a brilliant gift.

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What's included
  • Admission to Gassan Diamonds
  • Multilingual audio tour at the Jewish Cultural Quarter
  • Guided multilingual tour at Gassan Diamonds
  • A glass of Champagne during the tour and a brilliant gift afterwards at Gassan Diamonds
  • Admission to all locations and exhibitions in the Jewish Cultural Quarter
  • Admission to the Portuguese Synagogue (closed on Saturdays and Jewish holidays)
  • Admission to the National Holocaust Museum
  • Admission to the National Holocaust Memorial
What's not included
  • Guided tour in the Jewish Cultural Quarter
Where

Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175, 1011 LN Amsterdam, Netherlands

Meeting point:

Jewish Cultural Quarter: Use your time slot entry ticket to access the Jewish Cultural Quarter beginning at Gassan Diamonds (Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175). Then continue to the Portuguese Synagogue (Mr. Visserplein 3), the Jewish Historical Museum & Children's Museum (Nieuwe Amstelstraat 1) and the National Holocaust Memorial (Plantage Middenlaan 24)

What to remember
  • Please note: The National Holocaust Museum and the National Holocaust Memorial Hollandsche Schouwburg are currently closed for renovations until 2022
  • In the Portuguese Synagogue and the Jewish Historical Museum an audio guide is available in English, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Hebrew, German and French
  • Bring your own headphones or earphones to listen to the audio tour
  • Didn't see it all in one day? Your ticket is valid for 1 month after its first use
    • Make sure you visit the first location at the time stated on the time-slot entry ticket then it is free to visit the other locations within one month
  • The Hollandsche Schouwburg can be visited without a reservation
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When
  • Available daily
  • Please note, Amsterdam's Portuguese Synagogue is closed on Saturdays and Jewish holidays
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Provider
Jewish Cultural Quarter
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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