This website was launched on 28 April 2010 to the occasion of the 50 year anniversary of the Anne Frank House as a museum. Under the name of Virtual Museum of the Anne Frank House it was realized with the help of: BankGiro Loterij, VSB Fonds, Ministerie VWS (The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport), Mondriaanstichting (The Mondriaan Foundation), Anne Frank Fonds (Anne Frank Fund).

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Though this website was drawn up with the greatest possible care, we cannot be held liable for the presence of any writing/typing errors, inaccuracies and/or hiatuses. The Anne Frank Stichting does not accept any liability for possible direct or indirect damage that may occur through technical breakdowns or through the use of the information offered on the website. No rights can be derived from the contents of this website in any way, nor can any claims be laid to this.



Quotation Sources

Anne Frank's quotations originate from: Anne Frank, The Diary of A Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
Additional quotations are taken from: The Diary of Anne Frank: The Revised Critical Edition prepared by the Netherlands State Institute for War Documentation translated [from the Dutch] by Arnold J. Pomerans and B.M. Mooyaart-Doubleday and Susan Massotty Doubleday: New York, 2003.
© Anne Frank Fonds, Basel, for all texts of Anne Frank.

Photos of the Frank family:
Photo collection of the Anne Frank Stichting (Amsterdam).

Additional photos:

Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau ANP

Anne Frank Stichting

Aviodrome Luchtfotografie, Lelystad

Ben van Meerendonk / AHF, collectie IISG, Amsterdam

Buddy Elias

Collectie Putman

Conny Braam

Eduardo M. Fraifeld

Gon Buurman

Herinneringscentrum Kamp Westerbork, Westerbork

Imperial War Museum, London

Internationaal Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis IISG, Amsterdam

John van Dam

Linda J. Hirsch

Maria Austria Instituut, Amsterdam

Museum Oorlog en Vrede, Breda

Nationaal Archief

Nederlands Instituut voor Oorlogsdocumentatie, Amsterdam

Panstwowe Muzeum Oswiecem Brzezinka

Stadtarchiv Aachen

Spaarnestad Photo, Haarlem

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy Mark Chrzanowski

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy Marie Ellifritz


Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam

Viktoriaschule Aachen

Willem Arends

White House/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston, Cecil Stoughton

Yad Vashem, Jerusalem


Anne Frank House Archive
Material from DVD 'The Diary of Anne Frank' is provided by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

The Anne Frank Stichting has attempted to contact all copyright holders. This has not always proven to be possible. Those who believe that they are entitled to exercise rights over pictures and/or text, are asked to contact the Anne Frank Stichting at: P.O. Box 730, 1000 AS Amsterdam, tel.: 020 - 5567100, fax : 020 – 6207999


Anne Frank Stichting

Ita Amahorseija - Project Manager Virtual Wing Anne Frank House

Gerrit Netten - Project Manager research en layout audio-visual fragments

Menno Metselaar - Author historical section

Fiona van Rees Vellinga - Copywriter

Ton Mascini - Coordination Web Editors

Henny Brandhorst - Web Editor

Levien Rouw - Web Editor

Karolien Stocking Korzen- Web Editor

Jan Willem Dammer - Web Editor

Arjen van Loenen - Web Editor

Jaap Tanja - Web Editor

Piet van Ledden - Web Editor

Dolly Amahorseija - Project assistance

Francis Nijenhuis - Project assistance


Translations and Proof reading

Waltraud Hüsmert - German

Tekom Vertalers, Laurence Ranson - English

Diego Puls – Spanish

Claude Heurtaux – French

Sara Pozza, Massimo Mancini - Italian

Rosemarie Still – Proofreading  German

Jan de Wijer - Proof reading Dutch

Redman Institute - Quality Control English


LBi Lost Boys

Ellen Hooghiemstra - Creative Director

Martijn de Visser – Lead User Experience Designer

Arthur Clemens – User Experience Strategist

Jessica Jonker - Senior Project Manager


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FireFox 3:

Windows XP SP3, Vista, Mac OSX 10.4, Mac OSX 10.5

Internet Explorer 7 en 8:

Windows XP SP3, Vista


Mac OSX 10.4, Mac OSX 10.5

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