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Ul. Muzealna, Sztutowo 82-110, Poland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the camp on a Sunday. I’ll start by saying the camp itself was an experience and we are v glad we visited. Although not a lot of information in English, it is still worth a visit. However!! We got the bus there which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ZoeLouise123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to any type of camp and were very unsure what to expect. Our journey started from Gdansk... Complicated trip ... Ended up getting taxi as bus station terrible as we're staff in it ... Probably not a sightseeing top of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank heather e
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This was a very sobering experience. As someone who has always been struck by the atrocities of the Holocaust it was very interesting and a valuable experience to visit somewhere like this. There was a good balance - it was very informative while at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Abi H
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Pro's: + no entry fee + well described direction of visit (as we were doing it on our own) + interesting description and stories inside of the buildings + cinema with additional movies about the place (costs extra) + parking lot costs 7PLN (~1,5EUR) for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank scorpek
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We visited whilst staying in Sopot & got the 870 bus from Gdansk, only 1 bus goes to & fro the camp per hour & the journey takes a hour. I had visited Aushwitz 2 years ago so knew kind of what to expect but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank whitbyabi
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The private tours from Gdańsk were very over-priced, so took TripAdvisor advice and caught the regular 870 bus from Gdańsk bus station (just behind train station). It cost 14 zloty per person for the 80 minute journey. I have attached the bus timetables (correct as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
18  Thank E8362GVjohnk
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I can't believe some people are still denying the existence of this horrible time in our world history when so many innocent people lose their lives. This is set up as a museum in the actual camp where you can get an idea of what...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LovemyAcura
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Visited as part of a family history searching holiday. My partners mother as a 5yr old somehow made it past this place without being captured, escaping from the Russian army in 1943. Very poigniant to have that connection. Entry was free. As I have written...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rick H
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Located just over an hour from Gdansk, the concentration camp is easily accessible by bus, which is comfortable and air conditioned. It is free to get in, however, there is a donation box available, which obviously assists with the upkeep of the premises. As you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank SolihullAly
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We didn't fancy taking the bus, being put off by the hour and a half trip there, and then back again (ignoring waiting time) but prices from touring companies were well over £200 when trying to book from the uk. But had booked an airport...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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dryeadventures
8 July 2018|
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Response from Kit0879 | Reviewed this property |
We went there Sat, May19th 2018, BUT we were with a pre-arranged tour from a cruise ship line docked in Gdansk, so maybe this was a special time/day? I see some other answers that state days of Mon-Fri, so I don't know for... More
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kahealy
13 June 2018|
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Response from jarkkov346 | Reviewed this property |
It think its just fine without guide. There are good info points everywhere where you can get detailed information.
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