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In Their Shoes runs authorised tours of the Dachau Memorial and around Munich specialising in this particular dark period of German and European history. For several years we have had thousands of satisfied guests participate in one of our...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Tuerkenstr. 50, 80799 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 176 61922507
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Reviewed yesterday

James was very knowledgeable about the history of Dachau. He was also super friendly and very easy to talk to. I'd recommend his tour to anyone! It was a very interesting, and somber trip. The one thing I wished we'd been able to do was...More

Thank obsidian2k4
Reviewed 4 days ago

James was so passionate and his level of knowledge and detail was fantastic. Our elderly parents were in the tour and he made sure that they were ok at all times by finding they a place to sit where he could. This tour is a...More

Thank Renee N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The tour was very insightful, interesting and educational. Our guide was a wealth of knowledge. Something not to miss if you visit Munich.

Thank Todd L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A tough subject but the tour was informative and sensitive to the subject. very knowledgable and would recommend

Thank mlaz2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To begin with he is super friendly and he responds via email quickly, which I greatly appreciated having needed so adjust our tour and add two friends. James knows his stuff! This tour was so well done! From the moment we met he began filling...More

Thank SuzKj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

James is such a fantastic tour guide. We had a large group because of Oktoberfest and he still provided a great experience. He is so knowledgable about Dachau and approaches such a difficult topic with dignity.

Thank Jocelyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Today was a day I will never forget. My family and I (including two 13 yo's) had the opportunity to spend today with James on his tour of Dachau. James has an outstanding level of knowledge and the way he told the story of Dachau...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was well organized, from meeting at the train station, to getting to the Dachau Memorial site and back, and James was incredibly knowledgable and informative about the history of the camp and the events surrounding it. We had originally thought to do the...More

Thank Geromy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know that this is going to sound strange, but if you have an opportunity to visit a concentration camp, you should do so. When you go, try not to talk. Take everything in. Take your time. We as a society must never forget the...More

Thank _todd_norris26
Reviewed 7 September 2018

There is almost no point in going to Dachau if you don't go with a tour guide. James was like a walking encyclopaedia from the moment we met him. We received the history leading up to the war and then all the information about Dachau....More

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11 July 2018|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi There, Yes I am a fully accredited guide as are all other guides that work with us. Hope to see you soon. Regards James Burgess
David L
24 March 2018|
Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi David. My apologies for the late reply, I did not receive a notification. Unfortunately website domains, email contacts and even phone numbers for tour companies are not listed on TA anymore! Furthermore I'm unable to... More
Robin H
13 March 2018|
Response from James B | Property representative |
Hi Robin, Thanks you for your message. Please visit the website by clicking on the website link or try and email again. Hope to see you soon.