The people in hiding in the Secret Annex could not survive without the help of the people working in the office. In the front office, watch the video ‘Every helper has a job to do’. Who did what? Drag the picture to the right helper. If you click on the pictures, you can find out more information.

Anne wrote in her diary “Mr. Kugler bears the greatest burden through his enormous responsibility for the eight of us, which is sometimes so overwhelming that he can hardly speak from the pent-up tension and strain.” [Friday, 26 May 1944] Helping Jews was punishable by severe penalties. Helpers were sent to prison or labour camp or sometimes even shot.


Well done! Another room coloured in!
Select the next room, one that is still in black and white.