Krakow: Jewish Quarter and Schindler's Factory Guided Tour

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Learn the story of Schindler and immerse yourself in Krakow's Jewish Quarter with a captivating city walking tour, where you'll uncover the key sights and stories of this historic area.

Highlights

  • Discover the modern side of Kazimierz with its lively art and cafe scene
  • Learn about the centuries of Jewish history in Kazimierz
  • Visit Schindler's Factory and gain a unique insight into the impact of the Secon
  • Explore the neighborhood's historical sites and synagogues

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Embark on a journey through the Jewish neighborhood of Kazimierz, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Delve into the district's rich history spanning from the 14th century to the present day, encompassing the closed community life of its early settlements, the assimilation period during the 19th century, and the harrowing tragedies of the Second World War. Witness the enduring presence of traditional Jewish institutions such as synagogues and ancient cemeteries, juxtaposed with the vibrant contemporary atmosphere of the district, teeming with fashionable shops and cafes. Continue your exploration with a visit to the innovative Schindler's Factory Museum, where a modern exhibition awaits. Gain profound insights into the tragic events that unfolded in Krakow during the Second World War, and delve into the remarkable story of German entrepreneur Oskar Schindler, whose courageous efforts to save numerous Jews inspired Steven Spielberg's Oscar-winning film, 'Schindler's List.'

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Guide Entrance ticket to Oscar Schindler's Factory

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