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Jewish District (Kazimierz)

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Address: ul. Szeroka 24, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of...

Sizable Jewish population of Krakow moved to this district at the end of the fifteenth century, which served as the main cultural center of the Polish Jewry for centuries.

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Krakow is an area of Poland that seems stuck in history. The Jewish District is no exception and certainly is worth a walk across the bridge for a visit. The area is filled... read more

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Krakow is an area of Poland that seems stuck in history. The Jewish District is no exception and certainly is worth a walk across the bridge for a visit. The area is filled with historic buildings and sights to see and you don't even need a tour just to take it in. There is some brilliant street art and several... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Kazimierz is a lovely area to walk around, little has changed. There are some lovely restaurants here too, very good value.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely historic part of Krakow with nice restaurants cafes , Museums in synagogues and cemeteries. We were sorry after for not taking part in a guided tour.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Could walk for many more days around this cool district, hopping from bar to restaurant to coffee shop. Historically fascinating with great faded beauty. Some really great hole-in-the-wall places with friendly relaxed people. Will be coming back!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Jewish museum is a must place to visit, full of great information, the information inside gives you a real understanding of what really happened and will tie in with what you have seen if you visited Auschwitz and Birkenau

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Jewish district is full of culture and Polish history, I recommend a guided tour around the district as you can learn some interesting, very moving history about the region. There are lots of restaurants & nightlife, despite the fact that at night the area can appear quite rough, everyone is fairly friendly!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked tour of Jewish Quarter through our hotel - Historian who was very knowledgable (forget his name) gave us a guided tour of Jewish district and ghetto. Was shown where the film Schindler s List was filmed. Must see!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very vivid neighborhood, filled with cafes and restaurants. It is a great place to visit, i recommend it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here and used many of the cafes which are all great and reasnable We took the discovery free walking tour which goes from the square at 10 and 2 daily , brilliant guides

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Came here after visiting the Schindler museum as it's only a short walk away it has some of the old buildings and streets from WW2 and used in the film schindlers list so after a walk round we came across a really nice place to eat which was inexpensive but was top quality and would cost so much more in... More 

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