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Ghetto Litzmannstadt

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Every time I say that if you want to see your future you have to know your past. And these places... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2016
702zuzanar
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Sad History - Deserves Better Recognition

Confusing to know where to go and what to look at. No obvious street signage or information boards... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2016
TravellingPandaA2B
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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The area of the former Jewish Ghetto that had existed during WW II
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
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“boundaries” (2 reviews)
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Lodz, Poland
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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Every time I say that if you want to see your future you have to know your past. And these places are very important to see. To avoid mistakes from past

1  Thank 702zuzanar
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Confusing to know where to go and what to look at. No obvious street signage or information boards. Virtually everything was destroyed in the war so you can only get a hint of what might have been. There's a useful shop with guide books, postcards...More

2  Thank TravellingPandaA2B
Reviewed July 12, 2016

The Ghetto of Lodz and the horrible fate of the Jewish inhabitants who were condemned to live, work and die there, are important aspects of the history of the city. One can locate a map which lists many of the buildings that were inside the...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is the area where the Nazis confined the Jews of the city of Lodz and its surrounding area. The visit is depressing. The area is poor and not attractive. One visits the authentic buildings streets and alleyways. There are no historical signs nor markers-...More

1  Thank Buc_Haish
Reviewed May 25, 2016

A sad part of the history of Lodz was the Jewish Ghetto district. Litszmannstadt ran right thru it. Walking it yourself you wouldn't notice but any walking tour will point it out and explain the significance

2  Thank Andria1055
Reviewed September 30, 2015

A good place to start would be Radegast Station which is actually on the outskirts of the former ghetto. When the ghetto was liquidated, it was from Radegast Station that they were then transported to their death. The station house has been turned into a...More

7  Thank zippy608
Reviewed August 15, 2015

We visited the former Ghetto with a guide which was very informative Lodz had a large Jewish population before the war who were used a slave labor to make uniforms etched for the Germans Now nothing is left with the exception of a memorial and...More

2  Thank bradyboy2
Reviewed October 26, 2013

It was interesting to drive around and walk on the streets to get a feeling about what has heppened,

6  Thank salg060
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