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  1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Old Synagogue, Krakow

Krakow: Jewish Ghetto Private Tour with Old Synagogue

Product ID: 176670
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Explore the history of the Ghetto in Krakow on this private walking tour. You can learn about its creation and what everyday life inside was like, before visiting the historic Old Synagogue.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Jewish Ghetto with a private guide
  • Visit the Old Synagogue - tickets are included
  • Hear about the turbulent history of the Kazimierz District
  • See the remains of the ghetto walls
  • Visit places related to the film Schindler's List
Full description
The Kraków Ghetto was one of 5 major metropolitan Jewish Ghettos created by Nazi Germany during the German occupation of Poland in World War II. It was established for the purpose of exploitation, terror, and persecution of local Polish Jews, as well as the staging area for separating the "abled workers" from those who would later be deemed unworthy of life. The Ghetto was liquidated between June 1942 and March 1943, with most of its inhabitants sent to their deaths at Auschwitz Concentration Camp.

On this tour, you can pass through the streets of ghetto territory, viewing fragments of the ghetto walls. Listen to true stories about everyday life, before entering the synagogue that survived the Second World War and is still functioning. You can admire famous Szeroka Street, seeing Old Synagogue and the original Schindler’s Factory. You will even be able to see where some scenes of Steven Spielberg’s film Schindler’s List were captured.
Includes
  • Professional private guide
  • Ticket to the Old Synagogue
  • 3-hour tour of Kazimierz including the Old Jewish Quarter
  • Information and commentary about the city's past and present

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Kazimierz Hotel, Miodowa 16, Krakow

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please notice that the the synagogue is closed on Saturdays
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Product ID: 176670