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Dark History Tours

Paosostr. 24a, 81243 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Munich in the 3rd Reich and WW2 private walking tour
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We offer exceptional walking tours in Munich and the surrounding area. We specialise in 3rd Reich and WW2 military history, archaeology and Medieval themes or can tailor a private tour to your wishes. We believe in using all the senses so expect to handle artefacts like ancient coins, replica armour and weapons, uniform pieces, original documents and photographs. We are also able to offer tours of the Dachau Memorial site with fully trained, tested and knowledgeable guides. Our private tours start from €160 for up to 4 people: check out our website for details
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Paosostr. 24a, 81243 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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"taff simon"
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"his knowledge"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"wwii sites"
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"personal collection"
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"private tour"
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"fabulous tour"
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"third reich"
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"full day tour"
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"better understanding"
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"walking tour"
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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Let me start by saying that if we could give Taff 10 stars, we would! My Husband and I did the Dachau Tour + the Munich History Tour and ended up at 10pm still talking about history. That's how passionate Taff is. He has the...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Wonderful private day tour with Taff! My husband and I are history buffs who have lived in Germany for many years. But we had never really tracked the rise of Nazism in Munich, or understood the full extent of the city's wartime story beyond nearby...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best experiences we had on our trip. Taff did an amazing job at balancing history alongside local knowledge. The combo of history, landmarks and beer really made for an amazing experience. If you have any interest in history and you...More

1  Thank Daniel D
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Taffthedigger, Owner at Dark History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Hi Daniel - so glad you liked the mixture of history, site-seeing and beer: I always try and give the sort of I tour I would want to do if I was in Munich for the first time.... and a beer here always hits the...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

What can I say informative and enjoyable tour of some of the most disturbing history of a very beautiful city. Handled with with great knowledge and sensitivity with a careful use of props and photographs to really highlight many topical points. A couple beer stops...More

2  Thank Bob W
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

I'm really glad we booked this tour. Taff walked us all around Munich city centre over the course of a few hours (with a few stops for beer!) and was interesting, informative and entertaining about everything from medieval witch trials to WW2 history. With a...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2018

This was an amazing experience. Taff was incredibly knowledgeable about the site and even brought additional items that prisoners would have used during their time in Dachau. Also, since we had our own vehicle, we were able to go and see the farm where prisoners...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

We were quite a diverse family - our 2 teenage daughters and their boyfriends and our 4 year old. Taff tailor made the tour to cover the history of the war and communism, dark medieval tales and the obligatory beer tasting stops in between. He...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

This was an exceptional tour, Taff was so easy to talk to and tried to answer all of our questions! He is very knowledgeable and knows his history very well and passed some of that knowledge on to me and my family! I️ was overwhelmed...More

1  Thank Bailee B
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Taffthedigger, Owner at Dark History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2017

Hi Bailee, Dachau is an important site and has many lessons for us all. I was glad to tour with a family who were not shy to ask questions and certainly look forward to seeing you again for a further tour in the future. In...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2017

My wife and I traveled to Europe for our honeymoon, and were in Munich for 4 days (during Oktoberfest 2017). We enlisted the help of Taff with the goal of seeing both historical and modern sights. Taff was readily available through email, and communication was...More

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saltire26
October 27, 2015|
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Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Hi Saltire26, thank you for your inquiry. I wish that at the moment we were able to offer tours to the Nest and Berchtesgaden but currently this in development. There are a couple of options for you though: take the train... More
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anitags2015
September 21, 2015|
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Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. For a small group of up to 4 people I split the regular price of E180 into 4 - so E45 each. Private tours, for 2 people: E140, which includes a travel card to get out to the site. Discounts... More
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Margie B
July 7, 2015|
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Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Hi Margie, thank you for your inquiry. We never put an exact time on our tours as each guest is unique: some ask lots of questions, some are quite shy. Some take 100´s of photos, some none. On average though, most of of... More
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