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Emigration Museum in Gdynia

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trying to track my father movements emigrating to australia

extremely interesting and moving. limited success tracking my dad's movements as an emigre from... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Daniel O
Great and unique museum

Great and unique museum - definitely worth seeing! I'd recommend it for all travelers - solo... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Bydgoszcz, Poland
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  • Average3%
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The mission of the Emigration Museum in Poland is to recount the fates of millions of both anonymous and famous people - whose names emerge in the context of great achievementsin science, sports, business, and the arts. It is the ambition of this...more
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Polska 1, Gdynia 81-339, Poland
+48 58 623 31 79
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum has a deep insight of the pre WWI and Pre WWII emigration , with artifacts and stories of where Poles emigrated , in those days . I was more interested in the Emigration of Poles from the Communist Era , of which my...More

Thank Ted C
Reviewed 10 September 2018

extremely interesting and moving. limited success tracking my dad's movements as an emigre from Poland

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great and unique museum - definitely worth seeing! I'd recommend it for all travelers - solo, failies couples etc.

Thank natansalda
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Went there during the Night of Museum. Really interesting Museum for someone who is immigrant himself

Thank kubaszymanski
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Was raining, so we spent a few hours at this museum. Was a great bit of history and has English translation, which was awesome!

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

The museum is less than 2KM from the train station. Most of the days the entrance is free. Interesting facts about how Polish people had survived andseeked a new life abroad. Quite interesting presentation.

Thank Lucia C
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

It’s a bit difficult to get to, a fair walk from the station or a taxi ride, but it’s a great museum. Very interactive with lots of information presented in interesting ways.

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I went to this museum mainly to kill time on a rainy day and walking into the main room upstairs thought it wasn't going to be very good, but when I walked into the main room it became very interesting. Easy to follow with lots...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

After all the glowing reports I felt somewhat underwhelmed. It'seems 1.5-2km from the station. On going in, the entrance fee was very reasonable. I was given a map ( after asking for one, it wasn't offered) and I found the layout confusing. I noticed sometimes...More

Thank PeterDane
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best museums in Poland showing the history and harsh reality of Polish immigration to various locations around the world. Go to the bookshop and try the restaurant on the top floor - a hidden gem.

Thank Aleksandra P
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19 June 2018|
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Response from violetta1 |
It’s alright I’ve been and yes there is wheelchair access at the front and modern lifts to all floors .Staff very helpful. Very good for disability.