Guided tour

Krakow: Oskar Schindler's Factory & Occupied Krakow Tour

4.8 / 5

49 reviews

Krakow: Oskar Schindler's Factory & Occupied Krakow Tour

From US$ 22.15 per person

Skip the entrance line and explore Oskar Schindler's Factory on a guided tour. Discover the incredible story of how more than 1,000 Jewish refugees were saved during the Nazi occupation in Krakow.

About this tour

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish
Audio guide included
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group available

The Original experience

  • Visit the Schindler Factory Museum with the convenience of a skip-the-line ticket
  • Follow an expert guide through exhibits honoring Holocaust victims and survivors
  • Learn about Oskar Schindler’s life and how it inspired the film “Schindler’s List”
  • See reconstructions of original work rooms and view personal artifacts and photos
  • Get and insight as to what life was like in Krakow during the Nazi occupation
  • Benefit from the option to choose from a shared group or more intimate private tour
Full description
Enjoy skip-the-line priority entrance and join a poignant guided tour inside the Schindler Factory Museum. Discover Oskar Schindler’s real-life story and learn about the Nazi occupation in Krakow through exhibits commemorating the victims and survivors of the Holocaust. Follow your guide inside the factory’s cafe and receive an introductory presentation about Oskar Schindler, whose fascinating story was the premise of Steven Spielberg’s renowned “Schindler’s List” film. Take a journey back in time and visit the place where more than 1,000 Polish-Jewish refugees from the Holocaust were saved thanks to the efforts of Oskar Schindler. See the permanent exhibition “Krakow under Nazi Occupation” and walk through impeccable reconstructions of workrooms filled with the memories of this dark time in European history. Explore the pre-World War II history of Krakow and its inhabitants, both Polish and Jewish. Hear about the Nazi occupation, Krakow's Jewish Ghetto, and the Płaszów Concentration Camp. Watch emotional movies and view documents, photographs, and artifacts left behind by the heroes and victims of this incredible story. End the tour with a Q&A session with your guide and benefit from re-entry access if you would like to spend more time viewing the exhibition.
  • Skip-the-line-ticket
  • Live guide
  • Guided tour of the museum
  • Same-day re-entry access
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • We’re enforcing extra health and safety measures for GetYourGuide Originals
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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  • Water

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  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects

Know before you go

  • Please note that the exhibition in Oskar Schindler's Factory is not a biographical one and depicts the World War II reality in occupied Kraków rather than solely the events from Steven Spielberg's film
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 49 reviews

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we loved our tour and would highly recommend to anyone, we also loved our tour guide Kamil, he was really good as he added story's from his personal experience and answered any questions we had, his passion and facts really helped us resonate with the emotions and the tradehy that took place. we would recommend a longer tour

November 26, 2021

Started with Oskar Schindler's story. Very interesting. Then a tour of the museum. The tour is about 'Krakow in the war from beginning to end', with elements of Oskar Schindlers' factory here and there. If you go, definitely do it with a guide, who can tell you much more than if you read all the texts and look at the photos. Our guide was Anna, speaks good English and could tell well!

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November 14, 2021

Was half expecting a homage to the movie but got a pleasant surprise with a quick but insightful history lesson of Nazi occupation of Krakow, how the Poles and Jews were mistreated and in the former real factory. I found it very emotional. I found it very tasteful. It was good value and id highly reconmend it. It wraps up in Oscar Schindler office and has some modern art and poignant memorial that is breath taking and every so often you get your papers stamped which at first feels like a gimmick but by then rings home a true sense of the plight people suffered. Seriously go do this tour.

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November 11, 2021

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