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Dark History Tours

Paosostr. 24a, 81243 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 20184141
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Paosostr. 24a, 81243 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 89 20184141
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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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"walking tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Taff is the epitome of perfection when it comes to tour guides. From the moment of contact to the end of our tour he created a day that was easily a highlight of our 2 week trip in Germany. We did a combination WW-2/Medieval history...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just had a great visit to Munich with Taff showing us around the city and then went with him another day to Dachau. He is very personable and knowledgeable. We felt comfortable right away and even though we just arrived after a LONG trip...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

My wife and I were visiting Munich and had plans to learn more about it's history. So we went ahead and booked a private tour with our guide. Taff showed us around the city, visiting the places where historical and infamous events took place. He...More

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Taffthedigger, Owner at Dark History Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Beer? You know I never touch the stuff. Well hardly ever. Well ok, I tell a lie. A big one. A whopper in fact....but some of the best historical anecdotes are best shared over a glass or two of the good stuff :-) Really glad...More

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Reviewed 9 March 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 31 January 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 21 January 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 23 January 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 14 January 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

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Erin S
2 June 2018|
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Response from Taffthedigger | Property representative |
Hi Erin.. as a native Brit - a Welshman - my tours are in English. Tours in Welsh.. well I don´t get to many requests for that :-)
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saltire26
27 October 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
21 September 2015|
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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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