March 1933, not long after Adolf Hitler came to power, one of the first concentration camps was opened near Dachau, a town NW of Munich. Over the next 12 years more than 200 000 people were incarcerated in Dachau, which became synonymous with the suffering, oppression, misery and death under the brutal watch of Heinrich Himmler's SS. Dachau was known as the "school of terror"
For the history buffs! This private tour of the city for 1-4 guests or a family. It can be tailored to your interests and can also cover centuries of Munich City History inlcuding the rise and fall of the Nazi Party. This is a private personal tour that can be tailored to your interests.