We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Jewish Ghetto Memorial

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Plac Bohaterow Getta | Zamenhofa, Warsaw, Poland
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 37.87*
and up
Private Tour: Warsaw's Jewish Heritage by Retro Fiat
More Info
US$ 46.47*
and up
Small-Group Warsaw City Tour: Behind the Scenes

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 641 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 207
    Excellent
  • 108
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Beautiful Memorial

This is another great memorial to the sufferning events of WWII. Really sobering and another reminder of what the people of Warsaw and the rest of Poland have risen from.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Andrew S
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

641 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 342: English reviews
Level Contributor
62 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is another great memorial to the sufferning events of WWII. Really sobering and another reminder of what the people of Warsaw and the rest of Poland have risen from.

Helpful?
Thank Andrew S
Beijing, China
Level Contributor
67 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must visit museum in Warsaw. Well organized and modern. Very respectful with a balanced perspective and dedication to the atrocities committed upon the Jewish People of Eastern Europe and Poland. Well worth a few hours of your tiime even if you have visited similar types of museums in other locations.

Helpful?
Thank UICHINA
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
561 reviews
396 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a powerful monument dedicated to the Jewish Ghetto of Warsaw that was built by the Nazis. It was a part of the city of Warsaw that was walled off and where Jewish people were forced to live in crowded unsanitary conditions and eventually starved or killed. Horrible history. Powerful memorial.

Helpful?
Thank ClintPage
Haifa, Israel
Level Contributor
23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To unite in memory with the million of Jews murdered in all parts of Poland. Part of the visit at POLIN Museum.

Helpful?
Thank gingithaifa
belfast
Level Contributor
93 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an Important historical monument situated on site of the old Warsaw Ghetto and is directly opposite the POLIN Museum, so don't forget to have a look at the monument when you visit the museum.

Helpful?
Thank mikeBelfastTripper
Lompoc, California
Level Contributor
37 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited with a guide who was able to tell us about some of the people who were a part of the Jewish Uprising and are represented in the memorial. Gave it so much more meaning. A story to remember, for all generations. The new POLIN Museum is beautiful, but we didn't have time go visit. Maybe next time.

Helpful?
Thank Denise R
Level Contributor
174 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Jewish Ghetto Memorial, is one of the most important sites in the city. Very difficult to stand in front of the memorial site. Thinking about what happened to those Jewish people during the Holocaust. Sad place that must be visited if you are Jewish or not.

Helpful?
Thank Eyal A
Ra'anana, Israel
Level Contributor
140 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Built in 1948 on the site where the first clashes of the tragic, hopeless Warsaw Ghetto uprising took place five years earlier, this massive two-sided monument has become an icon and a site for Jewish pilgrimage. One side depicts a relief of the persecuted people in the ghetto, while the other side, which faces what is now the POLIN Museum,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Miriam D
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

It is very important do not forget what happent in the past. The humanity necessray to remember. It is perfect place as well to children (several interactive exhibiton). Goon and cheap restaurant in the Museum.

Helpful?
Thank Miki B
Level Contributor
349 reviews
142 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

very worth the time spent for itis an education in itself there is a lot to learn and seeing this up close and personal help to define the so called truth of the mass happining it is what it is!!!!!TPP

Helpful?
1 Thank thomas p

Travellers who viewed Jewish Ghetto Memorial also viewed

 
Warsaw, Mazovia Province
 

Been to Jewish Ghetto Memorial? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Jewish Ghetto Memorial staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?