Please note that the rise of the Hitler and the Nazi Party, as well as the awful events surrounding “Crystal Night” are covered in detail in our “Rise of Evil” tour. This tour deals exclusively with the events directly pertaining to WW2.
What we cover:
“Alltagsgeschichte” – everyday life and popular culture
The Allied bombing campaign
Munich: the Stalingrad connection
Women and children: changing priorities
Resistance, surveillance and the Gestapo
How the US army took the city in 1945
Repercussions for today
This tour lasts around 3,5 hours, excluding break(s). Refreshments bought along the way are not included, although in winter we will bring a flask of tea or Glühwein )
As with all of our tours, expect to handle original documents and artefacts of the period to further flesh out the history.
From €160 – based on a group of 4.
Students (of any age), serving or ex-military/police/firefighters/ambulance crew or senior citizens qualify for a discount of €5 (Maximum of 2 discounts per group of 4. More than 4 in your group? Drop us an email in the first instance)
If you are based in central Munich then a pick-up can be arranged at your hotel if you so wish. Otherwise we can meet in Marienplatz or the main train station.
Interested in booking this tour? Send us an email with your preferred date(s) and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
Please note that as a result of Covid-19 implications, this tour is currently only available on weekends and with a morning start.