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Family Home of John Paul II: Tours & Tickets

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ul. KoScielna 7, Wadowice 34-100, Poland
+48 33 823 35 55
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour (well organised with a friendly guide who spoke fluent English) enables visitors to learn about the life of Pope John Paul in almost every detail. It was interesting to see the small apartment where his family lived. The information is well presented with...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Helen N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We reserved our tickets in Polish because it was the only language available at the time we were going to arrive there, but Arthur, our guide, seeing that it was only us, helped us by doing all of the tour in English. The way the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mhalun89
Reviewed 31 August 2019 via mobile

You feel that you are in the presence of a very special holy man as you approach the home. The walk up is almost silent as you are in your thoughts in his country in his house. Very humbling.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank XSki007
Reviewed 18 July 2019

A very well organised museum, which helps you to get to know better St John Paul. The guides with our group were great. They provided us with a detailed explanations of the items in the museum as well as facts about the life of the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank iddwejra
Reviewed 26 June 2019

Inside the family house of Pope St John Paul II, a modern and well-equiped museum is designed to experience the family history and life of the Holy Pope. Good guide led us around the museum. Very interesting and recommended. On Tuesdays, admission is free of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 13 May 2019 via mobile

Visiting the former home of JP2 and getting to know him once again rekindles the love you have for this man. The exhibit portrays the man like one of us, going to school, loving the outdoors and knowing about suffering. The pilgrimage to Wadowice “where...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Seeseej
Reviewed 9 April 2019

The tour inside the home is very nice and well-organised. The friendly guide told us a lot of stories from John Paul II life. It is not only a home, it is also a great museum. Definitely worth of visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Paulina S
Reviewed 23 February 2019 via mobile

I am not usually a great fan of guided tours, but this was different our guide was very entertaining and highly knowledgeable of Pope John Paul’s life and also the history of the area. You have to leave any large bags at reception and are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sewingmoor
Reviewed 23 February 2019 via mobile

Well done tour and museum. English speaking guide was knowledgeable and engaging. It gives you a good background on Karol Wojtyla prior to his becoming Pope.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank MikeinTtown
Reviewed 16 January 2019

I had been to the Family Home museum many years ago. At that time, it was very simple. The renovations to the building and museum that were completed a few years ago, made it much better. The trail through the museum walks you through the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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3 June 2018|
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Response from Famluv2travel | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so because with your purchased ticket, you are assigned a guide in the language of your choice. Then he/she will personally guide you through the museum.