Synopsis of the World War II and Holocaust Walk
During this tour we will visit locations in the city that played an important role in the occupation during World War Two and in the persecution of the Jews. Locations connected to the following topics will be visited, among others:
- The entry of the German Forces.
- Coping with the occupation; the Jewish quarter.
- The persecution of the Jews.
- The protest strike of February 1941.
- Collaboration and resistance.
- The 'Winter of Hunger' of 1944-1945.
- The deadly shooting at Dam Square, (movie), May 7, 1945.
- Liberation by the Canadians.