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  1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau

Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum Guided Tour From Krakow

Product ID: 175221
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Journey back in time and explore one of the darkest chapters in modern history on a private tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum.
About this activity
Duration 5.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the horrors that took place at the Auschwitz and Birkenau work camps
  • Explore the only concentration camp under UNESCO protection
  • Hear what life was like at the camps on a daily basis
Full description
Journey from Krakow to the town of Oświęcim to explore one of the darkest chapters in Europe's history. Tour the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum with an English-speaking guide who will provide you with a sensitive tour giving you insight into life in the camps and the horrors that occurred during their years of operation. 

Enter the site for a more intimate and poignant experience. Hear how more than 1.5 million people were sent to the camps by the Nazi regime and put to death during World War II. Founded in 1947, the memorial was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979 for the important story it relates.

Pay your respects to the victims of the Holocaust and learn more about the genocide that shook the world. Hear details about life at the camp, where original features, along with personal possessions that belonged to the prisoners, are a reminder of the horrors that should never happen again.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation or other location arranged in Krakow
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance ticket

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• The maximum size bag permitted on this tour is 30 x 20 x 10 centimeters
• You can take photos at the memorial and museum but the use of flash photography is not permitted
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