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Krakow: Plaszow Concentration Camp Walking Tour

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Krakow: Plaszow Concentration Camp Walking Tour

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From US$ 21.74 per person

Learn about the history of Krakow-Plaszow concentration camp from a licensed guide. Learn about Oskar Schindler and how the camp featured in the Spielberg movie, "Schindler's List."

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Duration 2 hours
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English, German, French, Russian, Italian, Spanish
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  • Take a comprehensive tour of Plaszow Concentration Camp
  • Remember the victims of the Holocaust at the camp's memorials
  • Learn about the life of Oskar Schindler and where "Schindler's List" was filmed
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Visit the concentration camp, Krakow-Plashov, which opened in 1940. Learn about how it started as a forced labor camp and was converted into a concentration camp in 1941. Pay respects at the several memorials dedicated to remembering the victims.  Understand the impact of Nazi rule in the area and the deportation of Jews from the Krakow ghetto, beginning in 1942. See the different parts of the camp and learn about the intensive labor carried out at the quarry and military factories. Get an in-depth insight into what camp life was like.  Discuss the life of Oskar Schindler and hear how the camp was portrayed in the 1993 movie, "Schindler's List." Visit the replica of the camp built under the direction of Steven Spielberg in the Liban Quarry, some hundred meters away.
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We had a private tour with Barbara and she was an excellent tour guide. She was friendly and kind and really made the experience. We were able to really take in the history of the former camp location and have time to reflect and pay our respects. Barabara was very knowledgeable and the tour was well worth it - I would recommend anyone who is visiting Krakow to attend this tour.

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October 16, 2021

Very informative. Very responsive to our questions. Considerate of our needs.

October 23, 2021

interesting tour. Our guide Aneta Jop was awesome ... you couldn't think of a better way to remember that. Highly recommended

October 6, 2021

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