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The Corrie ten Boom House

19 Barteljorisstraat | North Holland, 2011 RA Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 531 0823
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Very Moving

Visited here whilst staying in Haarlem . It's a must to here this very moving story brought to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
daisymay97
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Bucks
A personal story

I read the book the Hiding Place after booking a ticket to the Netherlands and choosing to stay in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sunnybird
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Alexandria, Virginia
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19 Barteljorisstraat | North Holland, 2011 RA Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here whilst staying in Haarlem . It's a must to here this very moving story brought to light by the guide . Be prepared to queue as very popular

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I read the book the Hiding Place after booking a ticket to the Netherlands and choosing to stay in Haarlem. The book is helpful background before going to the Ten Boom house. The volunteer did a great job telling the story of the Ten Boom...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have wanted to visit the Corrie Ten Boom house since I was young and read "The Hiding Place." It was definitely worth visiting. We booked the tour online, and I highly recommend doing that. You can book an English tour. It was very informative,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour guide was excellent and shared the story of The Hiding Place so well. We booked the English tour online, and I highly recommend doing just that. There is a limited number of people who can go on each tour. The story comes to...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Going to the Corrie ten Boom House has been on my wife's bucket list for many years. The tour of the house was very moving! Our tour guide did a great job of putting us back in the 1940's when all of the historic events...More

1  Thank johnandkathys
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

If you have been inspired by the ten Boom family’s story - this is a must see. Our guide was excellent. Make sure you check their website for entry arrangements.

Thank Jonathan W
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This was my wife of 40 years anniversary gift. Corrie was her hero in the faith. Great tour, so so blessed to get to see this place.

Thank David K
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

I read the Hiding Place a very long time ago and I was hugely inspired by Corrie ten Boom's testimony and then many years later I read, In My Father's House. It is a remarkable testimony of faith, hope and love during one of the...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Visited here in March of 2018. You must plan ahead as they only take a limited number of people at appointed times. The museum is actually quite small, above a jewelry store. This is a very different experience than the Anne Frank house. Every group...More

1  Thank totonka99
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

A great place to visit in Haarlem city center. The tour guides will tell you about the life of Corrie ten Boom and about the amazing person she was during the holocaust! Entrance is free and they do both English and Dutch tours every half...More

Thank Katey M
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Response from Tina D | Reviewed this property |
The best way to get from Amsterdam to Haarlem is by train. Not to expensive, not to far and a really enjoyable trip if you like public transportation. You could always rent a car but I never do because I don't want to hassle... More
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Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't reserve tickets on line....I walked up and saw the schedule on the door. It will show what language it is in. Then we walked around until it was time. Do know - they are small tours I think 20 max. So if you are... More
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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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