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The Corrie ten Boom House

19 Barteljorisstraat | North Holland, 2002 CE Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 531 0823
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Great tour; make reservation ahead of time

Great short (1 hour) tour about a wonderful woman. The group is only 20 people so make a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
haduty
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Texas
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Truly inspiring

I had not heard of Corrie Ten Boom or the book/film the hiding place before. We had just a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kate m
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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19 Barteljorisstraat | North Holland, 2002 CE Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great short (1 hour) tour about a wonderful woman. The group is only 20 people so make a reservation as soon as you know your date. Only certain tours can have reservations while others are show up and wait. I remembered reading the story as...More

Thank haduty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had not heard of Corrie Ten Boom or the book/film the hiding place before. We had just a few hours in Haarlem ahead of catching a ferry to the UK and we're lucky enough to get on an English speaking tour just by queueing...More

Thank kate m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apart from the Fact that Haarlem is a beautiful little town, the Corrie ten Boom House is in the hart of the old town and is so ful of history and bravery and life lessons, that i found the whole visit fantastic. The guides are...More

Thank Jan hendrik V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a English speaking tour about a month prior to travelling & we were so pleased we did as our tour was booked out (also the rest of the day as well). Our guide was Aty a lovely Dutch lady, who told the story...More

Thank missyAustralia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was told by friends to go to this house about a Christian family protecting the Jews during WWII. You can make reservations 5 days in advance. I was not aware of this and the first two tours in English at 10:00 and 11:30 were...More

Thank Kara79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting site in itself, but the tour is ridiculous. Yes, the Boom family was religious, which should be mentioned often throughout the tour because it was a HUGE part of their life. BUT, the lady that gave this tour kept saying things...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed this much more than the Anne Frank house. Not nearly as touristy or overdone. You need to read The Hiding Place first!

Thank keithflow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our spring break trip! It was about a 20 min train ride from Amsterdam. When you get off the train it takes about 15 min to walk to the house. It is an adorable town with lots of...More

Thank Penny P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very sobering but amazing experience to visit this home. So much history here and to think of being able to stand in the same room where they hid the Jews was a very special experience.

Thank Traveler06232009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

NOTE: This museum tells the story of Christians who followed their faith to great service and great peril. The story is told by believers and the house museum is maintained as a testimony to a Christian heroine. Don't expect a secular story. That said, the...More

Thank Gary K
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oday1976
29 May 2017|
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Response from kerry A | Reviewed this property |
It's 15 mins on the train to Harlam and a 5 mins walk to the house
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jeberle2016
3 May 2017|
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Response from simpangratis | Reviewed this property |
An hour and a abit to spend in CTB house. It is a very small house, you could get in only with guide and stay together; explanation in the beginning, see CTB room, see the galleries and end up in the dining hall where the... More
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Charlotte Via A
4 April 2017|
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Response from Sue K | Reviewed this property |
They have an excellent website that should provide that information. Easy train transport from central station to haarlem though haarlem is a great title city to experience for a night or two.
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