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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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Auschwitz and Birkenau Memorial and Museum Guided Tour from Krakow
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.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Auschwitz and Birkenau Concentration Camps

Professional, friendly, and well organized guides; not to mention the price for this tour was extremely inexpensive. The driver drove safely. The tours of the camps were very informative and educational. It was excellent! Thank you Krakville Tours. I'll be taking two more tours with...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rapid tour, delayed bus!

Unfortunately we were taken by a guide who was very passionate and knowledgable, but incredibly hard to understand. I suggest he could have kept things more concise and slowed down his speech to allow for us to understand what was going on. To top things...More

Thank hrshand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent Tour!!

I booked the tickets via krakville tours it was fast and easy service, Karolina who was our tour leader was very kind and organized. The tour went smoothly and the whole service provided by Krakville tours was great I would 100% recommend it.

Thank Filip B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Very well organized

We purchased tickets for Auschwitz-Birkenau two days before the trip for 129 zlotych each. The buses were nice, the trip was well organized, the guides spoke English well. However, just be aware that if you are looking for a Jewish tour with a Jewish perspective,...More

Thank Riva B
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile
Excellent Service

There are lots of tour operators offering the same sort of tours. We looked at a couple and took a punt on this one. Organisation excellent. Timings worked exactly as they said. Air-conditioned coach takes an hour and a half to Auschwitz I through the...More

Thank Jenifusiontoo
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Tony T
April 4, 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.