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Museum of the Second World War (Muzeum II Wojny Swiatowej)

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Fantastic. A must see in Gdansk!

You could spend all day in here. We spent about £12 for 2 tickets and audio guides (recommended... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Eye opening experience

Well worth a visit for anyone interested in history. We particularly liked how there was a little... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Claire S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You could spend all day in here. We spent about £12 for 2 tickets and audio guides (recommended). The layout is really well thought out and gives a really detailed presentation of WWII across many different countries, not just Poland. Touches on Gdansk’s role in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit for anyone interested in history. We particularly liked how there was a little bit about what was happening in different countries at the same time, so as to get the bigger picture of the war

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Claire S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gigantic show of WW2, well displayed. Things and history to see for hours, if you are intrested in history, this is the place to visit. I spend here five hours, could be longer but my wife.....

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SamuM18
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very interesting view of WW2, a different perspective from those I knew. Absorbing, we spent twice the time we thought we did.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank M3rauer
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

World War 2 from origins to aftermath but presented from a different perspective to the way we are taught it at school. Away from the “great powers” struggle is a story that engulfed communities around the world. This modern museum takes you on a journey...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. Gdansk was pivotal in the starting of the Second World War and there’s definitely a rich history to learn about. Although sombre at times, the museum was very interesting to look around and is a must see for any history buff....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 44LeanneD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real eye opener as to what Poland went through. If your in Gdansk then you really should visit. A truly moving experience an so well put together/laid out. We did the audio tour which was good but sometimes a little distracting when trying to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nickwillyhams
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent about 4 hours at the museum and so much to see and learn. Well worth a visit and very inexpensive.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heather E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beatufuly designed and so much detail! A must see museum. We visited on a Tuesday and it was free entry.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank vickyj2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice museum displaying the horror of WW2 in Poland. It display is easily understandable in english, allthough the audio guide did have some hick-ups during my visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Heather E
18 November 2018|
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Response from patriciasA9241MC | Reviewed this property |
No need to book. Just give yourself enough time to go round the Museum.
7 May 2018|
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Response from josh_leeds | Reviewed this property |
Hello! You are lucky to be there on tuesday. It’s was grayed because it’s not possible to buy tickets. You save 23 PLN because it’s FREE admission on tuesdays. It's very popular, so try to be there early.
28 February 2018|
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Response from Carl E | Reviewed this property |
As travelingjohn123 says, but I would advise buying your tickets on line beforehand to make sure you can get into the museum, they only have a few for sale, on a turn up on the day basis.overall this is a must visit