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Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum and Memorial Guided Tour from Krakow

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Overview
Get more out of going with a guide to Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum during this tour from Krakow, and enrich your knowledge of the dark time in history when this former Nazi concentration camp was in operation. Hear sad stories, see important memorials, and walk through the grounds and exhibits. Fit this significant guided tour into your trip with multiple tour times offered.
Highlights
  • Explore the exhibits and memorials at Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum
  • Hear a guide give historical facts clearly with a provided headset
  • No need to rent a car to get to the museum—round-trip transport is included
  • Get a free Krakow city audio tour to use independently when booking
What to Expect
For this guided tour of Auschwitz, you can either choose to be picked up at a centrally located Krakow Location. On the journey to Oswiecim, watch a documentary film about the Holocaust. Once you arrive at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, your guide takes you through the grounds of Auschwitz I. See the original roads, watchtowers, and railway ramps before going into exhibits and learning even more about the struggle of former prisoners. Afterward, follow your guide to Birkenau (Auschwitz II), and see some of the original fences, crematoriums, and gas chambers. Your tour ends with a drive back to Krakow, where you’re be dropped off in the city’s center.
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Important Information
Departure Point
plac Szczepański 8, 33-332 Kraków, Poland
Departure Time
ESP 11-12pm
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

EN 12-1pm
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

EN 5-6am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:05:00 AM - 06:00 AM

EN 10-11am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

EN 8-9am
8/27/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

EN 6-7am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 07:00 AM

EN 1-2pm
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:01:00 AM - 02:00 AM

EN 2-3pm
8/27/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:02:00 AM - 03:00 AM

EN 11-12am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

EN 7-8am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:07:00 AM - 08:00 AM

ESP 10-11am
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

EN 9-10am
8/27/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Duration
7h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Pick up and drop off to the city centre
  • Krakow City DIY audioguide (available after the booking) - in English
  • Entry/Admission - Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Confirmation and the free DIY Krakow City audioguide will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for child aged 14 and under
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Breaks during the tour are no longer than 10 minutes
  • The service does not include a meal, so please bring a packed lunch
  • Discounted senior tickets in our products are valid only European Union’s citizens
  • In order to get Youth discount - you have to have valid student ID
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Very emotional noone can really get a full grasp of the horror of what happened there without visiting here. Seeing the belongings of prisoners in camp one really brings home to you the number of people exterminated. Birkenau was enormous so big you couldn't see all of it
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A terrible visit but not because of the terrible subject. Actually because there were far, far too many people there. We couldn't move and were herded like sheep. The guide just kept wandering off so the headset cut out. The authorities need to decimate the number of visitors
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We took with my husband the: "Auschwitz Birkenau Guided Tour - Memorial and Museum” on September 11th 2019, 10 am, group #8. After reviewing the reviews here on TripAdvisor it seemed to be a great guided tour, we were wrong! All was good with the transport, however once in
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I enjoyed this, the guide was good and the whole trip was good organized. Would absolutly recommend this. Sad story but interesting.
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I think visiting Auschwitz is a must for everybody coming to Krakow. It's just a really good reminder what could happen if we start to hate each other. No matter how annoying or stupid are someone other's beliefs or views but we still need to understand that they are also human
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