Dachau concentration camp Memorial tour from Munich
History & heritage tours

Dachau concentration camp Memorial tour from Munich

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Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Every day
Printed ticket only
Validity: Flexible
Do this because
  • Explore the Dachau Concentration Camp with a professional English-speaking guide
  • See the former SS Training Camp, administration building and many memorials
  • Learn about the procedures during prisoners' arrival to the camp
  • Get to know about the camp liberation in April 1945
What to expect

On this 5-hour tour, you will explore the Dachau Concentration Camp with a professional English-speaking guide. This memorial became one of the most important centers of remembrance, contemplation, and learning in Germany.

After meeting your group at the Hauptbahnhof in Munich, you'll start the 40-minute journey to Dachau by an S-Bahn train and bus. When you arrive, you'll start your tour and discover the murky history of one of the first concentration camps in Germany.
In March 1933, Heinrich Himmler ordered the construction of one of Germany's first concentration camps in a small town near Munich; Dachau. The first 5,000 prisoners were political enemies of the Nazi regime.

In the following years, other social, ethnic, and racial enemies were imprisoned as Dachau went on to become the only concentration camp to remain active during the entire Third Reich period (1933-1945). At the time of liberation, over 200,000 prisoners from more than 30 nations had been imprisoned there. During the 1960s, the Dachau memorial was founded to investigate their plight.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Entrance tickets
  • This tour involves 35min S-Bahn journey (approx), and 5-minute bus ride
Reduced price
  • Groups of 10 adults: reduced
  • Students (with valid student ID): reduced
  • Groups of 10 students: reduced
Where

Bayerstraße 10a, 80335 München, Germany

Meeting point:

The Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Tour starts in front of Starbucks Coffee inside the Hauptbahnhof besides platform 11. Just look for the team in red SANDEMANs NEW Europe T-shirts!

What to remember
  • This tour involves 35min S-Bahn journey (approx), and 5-minute bus ride, and is included in the tour ticket price
  • With the advise of Dachau Memorial Site, we do not recommend the tour for children under 13 years old
  • Due to COVID-19 guests are encouraged to bring their own masks and will be required to provide personal details (name, phone number etcetera) for contact tracing purposes. Guides and staff may also give additional, region-specific guidelines during their welcome speeches.
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When
  • Every day at 8.45am
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Provider
SANDEMANs Munich
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 hour before the activity begins.
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