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Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg Memorial Tour From Berlin

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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.
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B5 76
B5 76, 10117 Berlin, GermanyYour Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial Tour starts in front of the Starbucks at the Brandenburg Gate (S/U-Bahn Brandenburger Tor). Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella.
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    Gedenkstatte und Museum Sachsenhausen
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission included
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    Pass by Brandenburg Gate
  • 2
    Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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    Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
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    Pariser Platz
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
  • Be accompanied by your guide to the outlying memorial location
  • Learn the camp’s brutal history, including its role as an SS training center
  • Visit the barracks, pathology department, crematorium, and more
  • An organized itinerary means you‘ll make the most of your time
  • Convenient meeting point in central Berlin
What to Expect
Begin your day at a meeting point located near Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate. Greet your guide and travel by public transport (own expense) to the memorial site, located on the outskirts of the city. On arrival at the camp, tour its different sections, including the extermination zone, crematorium, pathology department, barracks, roll call square, and Gestapo prison. Learn more about the camp’s chilling history and its central role under the Third Reich as an SS training centre. On conclusion of your visit, return to your original meeting point via public transport, with new insights into the notorious concentration camp.
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Important Information
Departure Point
B5 76, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Expert local guide, accredited to the site
  • Entrance and donation to the Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp memorial site
  • Entry/Admission - Gedenkstatte und Museum Sachsenhausen
  • Entry/Admission - Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children up to 13 years old are welcome to join this tour for free. We reserve the right to ask for a valid ID for children joining our tours
  • Please note that on Mondays the memorial is open however certain exhibits are closed to the public and unfortunately not part of the tour.
  • The independent guides with whom we work have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites and stories above and lasts this long, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group!
  • Wheelchair accessible, but please note the ground can get muddy during the winter months
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Between the 21st October 2019 and 15th March 2020, the memorial exhibitions will be closed on Mondays. The Visitor Center and the Memorial will remain open.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The guide was unprofessional, explained little and badly. It did not alert us to important facts of the field-dormitories / illustrative film / exhibition dormitories. She left us on the field alone and left for Berlin
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I had some reservations about visiting somewhere as grim as a concentration camp but I am very glad I went and took my 15 year old son. Our guide, a sparky young Australian called Ernestina who ran the English speaking tour was articulate, knowledgeable and passionate about the
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During a Trip to Berlin, we found that there was a concentration camp not far North. We had no idea until we googled! We decided to use get a guide for this experience to get the most out of the visit. At the meeting point, we were met with friendliness and efficiency. We
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Rochale was our guide for the day and I couldn't praise her more. She was so knowledgable about the site and the painful history behind it. She told the story in a very sensitive and empathetic mannor and really explained everything with such passion and integrity. I left
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It was an amazing experience, Rochale was phenomenal and accurate and respectful. Highly recommended.
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About the operator
By: SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Berlin
Nico Chang
Bogota, Colombia
Amazing beer tour
Wonderful experience. Our tour guide Gustavo was awesome, the best one I’ve had in my trip through Europe.
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Recommended by a history teacher!
A really fun and informative tour! The guide was knowledgeable but explained everything clearly; great for both
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Eugénia F
Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg Memorial Tour From Berlin
The guide was unprofessional, explained little and badly. It did not alert us to important facts of the
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Richard K
Baldock, United Kingdom
Time well spent
I had some reservations about visiting somewhere as grim as a concentration camp but I am very glad I went and
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Castles in Potsdam
I’ve been to the Potsdam tour with Rodrigo, The moustache dude, and it was amazing! He had an interesting approach
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Denbighshire, United Kingdom
A must for humanity
During a Trip to Berlin, we found that there was a concentration camp not far North. We had no idea until we
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It was a great tour, perfectly organized and interesting! Rodrigo had so much energy and knowledge, we were so
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Family walking tour
A must to do on arrival in Berlin. Lasts approximately 2 1/2 hours and Sarah the guide was informative and
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Anat I
Definitely recommended
I did the basic tour in Berlin. George, the guide, was extremely knowledgeable, professional and humorous and he
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Did this tour on Friday afternoon 14th Feb. Tour guide was Maria who we happened to do the free walking tour with
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  • Duration: 5h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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