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Context Berlin Tours

Anzengruberstr. 14, 12043 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 88789331
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Context organizes scholar-led walking tours of Berlin that are capped at six people maximum. The aim is to create an in-depth learning experience with a lot of back and forth between the participants and the guide, who is usually a university professor or researcher.
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Anzengruberstr. 14, 12043 Berlin, Germany
Neukolln
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Heri's personal story, with contacts on both sides of the wall added great depth to his comments. We also liked being out of the normal tourist areas but still in places of great historical interest.

Thank MjvNmv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My dad and I had a wonderful tour with Jason, our guide, at the Pergamon Museum! Jason was incredibly enthusiastic, answered all of our questions (he really knows his stuff!), and kept us interested the whole length of the tour, in part because he put...More

Thank S W
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Context tours deliver a level of information above and beyond most tours. We've experienced this over several trips and many countries. On both of our Berlin tours, our guides were engaged and enthusiastic and very knowledgeable on the topic. To get oriented with Berlin, we...More

Thank MaryJo L
ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hi MaryJo, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a note here - great to hear how much you enjoyed your visit to Berlin and both of your walks with us. It's also a pleasure that you made time for a trip to the...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Absolutely loved this walking tour. We did "The Story of Berlin" which was a fantastic introduction to the city, and provided a ton of knowledge that made the whole rest of our time in Berlin so much richer. This particular tour I think allowed you...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Finn is fantastic! His knowledge of German history is impeccable. He was able to delve into German history while including the whole group and provoking questions. Finn keeps the tour interesting. I highly recommend him!

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My husband and I have participated in Context tours in many cities around the world and our recent tours in Berlin maintained the high standard we have come to expect from Context. We did the Walking the Wall and Bauhaus to Futurism tours and both...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

A friend and I did 2 Context tours while in Berlin. The first was the Divided City tour, which was a comparison of East and West Berlin architecture during the 1950's and 1960's. I had high expectations for this tour, and our docent Robert really...More

Thank RedsFanSC
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Finn Ballard as a remarkable knowledge of the history of Berlin, and the implications of its Nazi, Communist and Capitalist past for what you see today walking its streets. He communicated that knowledge easily, pointing out fascinating things that we would never have noticed had...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had a different guide everyday: Sven, Aaron, Finn and Robert - all were very knowledgeable and added so much to our visit to Berlin. They were all great fun to spend a day with. Highly recommend

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We booked a number of activities for our trip to Berlin - so we were very specific about what we wanted to cover on this tour in order to avoid overlaps. We were also quite a challenging group as most of us have studied a...More

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ContextTravel, Manager at Context Berlin Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hello TheRoooster, It's such an exciting challenge to have visitors like you with us - it makes the walk even more enjoyable and stimulating for the docent. We love fielding questions and diving deeper into specific stories, like that of Berlin before the wars. Thank...More

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