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Auschwitz and Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow

  • Guarantee your visit to the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum—tickets sell out
  • Get substation time at both Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau
  • Use headsets to hear a guide talks about the somber history of WWII
Auschwitz and Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow
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Spend a day learning about the somber history of WWII from a guide while you visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum. This Auschwitz-Birkenau tour from Krakow allows you to walk both Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau with a guide who tells stories as you see the exhibits. Headsets are provided to make sure you don’t miss any of the important details along the way.
What to Expect
The Auschwitz camp has become a symbol of terror, genocide, and the Holocaust. It was established by the Nazis in 1940 in the suburbs of the city of Auschwitz, which was integrated into the Third Reich. In 1942 it became one of the centers for Endlösung der Judenfrage (the final solution of the Jewish issue) – the Nazi plan to murder the Jews living in the territories occupied by the Third Reich.
The Auschwitz camp, until the end of its existence, was first and foremost a place of extermination. It has become a world-famous symbol of the Nazi genocide, in particular the destruction of the Jews. Today it serves as a memorial to those who lost their lives here, with hundreds of people visiting daily to pay their respects.
Reviews (57)
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Reviewed 2 days ago
A tour to remember

A well organised tour. Awesome feeling approaching the gates of the camp. The guide was excellent. Visiting the actual place were people got of the train to go to there death was creepy to say the least. Many thousands in the years to come. To...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

2 staff members here (short haired blonde girl and guy) was really helpful. We decided to do the Auschwitz camps and it was really incredible. We decided to go to the 6am tour as it would be less people. We arrived at 5.45, there was...More

Thank Ceallachain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Well organised, fast-paced tour which is both insightful and sobering

The tour, including travel, takes 7 hours with a choice of tours starting very early morning or 1pm; We opted for a 1pm start. The meeting point and collection from central Krakow was straightforward with a tour guide from the Krakville office walking you to...More

Thank Tipishca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Best value for money in Kraków

We booked our tour in the evening before we went on the trip and were pleasantly surprised! We arrived 15 mins before our tour and were then lead over to a huge coach! It was lovely and clean and comfortable. The drive from centre of...More

Thank Chloe D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having reviewed krakville tours after walking past their kiosk on day 1 of our trip, we were pleasantly surprised to be able to book for Auschwitz when we enquired on day 2 of our trip that day. We had a Mercedes van take about 10...More

Thank David C
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6 September 2018|
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Response from Jenifusiontoo | Reviewed this property |
There are several trips a day. Really easy to book in person when you're there.
Tony T
4 April 2018|
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Response from Cubicsnot | Reviewed this property |
You can only enter with a bag the size of a piece of A4 paper. Take enough to fill pockets. A small sandwich shop is available.