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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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Exceptional!

The docent, Karin speaks wonderful English and is a wealth of information. This is truly an... read more

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smmarger1
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Newport Beach, California
Christian evangelizing

This small, winding, cramped space encompassed so much courage within its walls; those seeking to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
VaporK8
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Southfield, Michigan
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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average5%
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19 Barteljorisstraat | North Holland, 2011 RA Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed today

The docent, Karin speaks wonderful English and is a wealth of information. This is truly an inspirational story and the house has incredible artifacts with photos. Make a reservation! We did not but since we got there at 10 when it opened, even though people...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This small, winding, cramped space encompassed so much courage within its walls; those seeking to escape their religious oppressor, and those who courageously provided a safe house to safe passage. The space has been beautifully preserved and poignant. The English explanation of events as they...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This little museum (actually the house where the family Ten Boom lived during the war and did hide Jewish and other people) is for sure worth a visit. You can make online reservations, which I would recommend. The museum is very small and you can...More

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Reviewed 3 days 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 days 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago 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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SouthDakota_USAPat
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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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17 March 2018|
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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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