We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: ul. Miodowa 24, Krakow 31-055, Poland
Phone Number:
+48 12 370 57 70

The Jewish Community Centre of Krakow (JCC Krakow) is the de facto Jewish...

The Jewish Community Centre of Krakow (JCC Krakow) is the de facto Jewish visitors center for Krakow, Poland. It provides social, educational, and community oriented services to the Jewish community of Krakow. Opened in April 2008 by HRH, The Prince of Wales, the JCC has quickly established itself as the focal point of Jewish life in the city both for Krakowians as well as visitors from Poland and abroad. Contact the JCC for information about Shabbat dinners and holiday programming; kosher catering; to set up an an appointment with the executive director, our genealogist, or community members. We can also help organize all of your travel needs.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Private Tour: Krakow City Highlights Tour
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 64 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 35
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
  • 2
  • 0
Such a wonderful place!

I came here on Shabbos 3 days ago with Young Jewish care for Shabbat dinner which was lovely it was a lovely kiddish service and the food was lovely thank you very much for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 11, 2016
Jessica F
Edgware, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

64 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 40: English reviews
Edgware, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

I came here on Shabbos 3 days ago with Young Jewish care for Shabbat dinner which was lovely it was a lovely kiddish service and the food was lovely thank you very much for hosting us all

Thank Jessica F
Level Contributor
31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I attended with a group of 30+ young people and adults, who hailed from either the UK or US. Most of the young people had ADHD and co-morbid conditions that were ALL made to feel welcome regardless of disability and religion etc. A talk given by Ms. Singer (pre-Sabbath meal) was both relaxed yet very informative that everyone in the... More 

Thank Nicky M
Herzliya, Israel
Level Contributor
71 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

I was at JCC for a Yiddish workshop during the Jewish Culture Festival. I was quite an interesting experience. However it is pity that I didn't explore more in the JCC building.

Thank Lutzvi
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
129 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

What makes this JCC unique is the fact that the doors are open to all at all times. There are no guards present nor oppressive security. The environment is welcoming, inviting and warm. This is a place where young mingle with old, where individuals are reconnecting with their heritage and are discovering their roots. If you happen to pass through,... More 

Thank JoshPhD
Level Contributor
812 reviews
581 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

We stopped here on a walking tour of the Jewish Quarter. A young woman from NYC who is working at the center gave us information on the center, why it was important and how it connects other Jewish people in the community. There are only 600 registered Jewish people in Krakow so this center is an important part of their... More 

Thank wwjd1947
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
221 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

In the heart of the Jewish District/ Kaziemierz District. Not really much to see here as it's a community center for the area. There are times when they have concerts and events but when we were there nothing was really going on. This is one I could have skipped.

Thank warch1
Los Angeles, California, USA
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015

How wonderful to see a thriving JCC in the place that removed nearly every trace of Jewry. They do an incredible job here and provided support in finding out more about my family's history during WWII when living in Krakow.

Thank JSandCO
Level Contributor
54 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

Our Jewish tour stopped by the new JCC in Krakow and heard an inspiring talk by the JCC director. I met several of the young people who staff this friendly, cheerful, modern place. It is great to see the revitalization of the Jewish identity that is happening in Krakow, apart and aside from the religious groups trying to gain adherents.... More 

2 Thank swissmsbasel
Krakow, Poland
Level Contributor
258 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2015

nothing much to see here... not sure why this even qualifies as an attraction. it is just a jewish community center ..nothing historic or prety

Thank Babiskiss
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2014

I visited Krakow with a group while in the area for The March of the Living, a memorial ceremony for the holocaust. First of all, Krakow is a beautiful European city and we enjoyed our time there. The JCC experience was exactly what we needed after the solemn and sad visits we made to the concentration camps and holocaust memorial... More 

2 Thank Daryl53

Travelers who viewed JCC Krakow also viewed

Krakow, Lesser Poland Province
Krakow, Lesser Poland Province

Been to JCC Krakow? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of JCC Krakow and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from JCC Krakow staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?