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Auschwitz and Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow

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  • Guarantee your visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum—tickets sell out
  • Get substation time at both Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau
  • Use headsets to hear a guide talks about the somber history of WWII
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Auschwitz and Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow
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Overview
Spend a day learning about the somber history of WWII from a guide while you visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum. This Auschwitz-Birkenau tour from Krakow allows you to walk both Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau with a guide who tells stories as you see the exhibits. Headsets are provided to make sure you don’t miss any of the important details along the way.
What to Expect
The Auschwitz camp has become a symbol of terror, genocide, and the Holocaust. It was established by the Nazis in 1940 in the suburbs of the city of Auschwitz, which was integrated into the Third Reich. In 1942 it became one of the centers for Endlösung der Judenfrage (the final solution of the Jewish issue) – the Nazi plan to murder the Jews living in the territories occupied by the Third Reich.
The Auschwitz camp, until the end of its existence, was first and foremost a place of extermination. It has become a world-famous symbol of the Nazi genocide, in particular the destruction of the Jews. Today it serves as a memorial to those who lost their lives here, with hundreds of people visiting daily to pay their respects.
Reviews (62)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
It was a good tour

We had Karolina as a tour guide and She did an amazing job! It was very informational and interesting, we strongly recommended this tour!

Thank parra1994
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Auschwitz-Birkenau

A great educational tour, very humbling and poignant. Hard to believe that this happened during the war.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A Lasting Testament to the politics of Hate

I'm not entirely sure how to go about reviewing a museum where 1.1 million fellow men, women and children were systematically murdered simply because of who they were, a site which the Rough Guide Book describes as 'arguably the most profound museum you are ever...More

Thank JohnFHF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great tour!

Me and my mom did this tour from Krakow to Auschwitz, it was a little longer than expected but we got to see a lot of interesting things.

Thank SupEvan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Not the best

Driver was grubby maybe because early monday morning? No film in the bus going there. I cann't advice this company (or at least the driver)

Thank Frans1610
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sandyhays54
6 September 2018|
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Response from Jenifusiontoo | Reviewed this property |
There are several trips a day. Really easy to book in person when you're there.
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Tony T
4 April 2018|
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Response from Cubicsnot | Reviewed this property |
You can only enter with a bag the size of a piece of A4 paper. Take enough to fill pockets. A small sandwich shop is available.
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