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The Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial museum was established in 1947 by the Polish Government on the site of the largest German Nazi concentration camp. The camp was originally set up in 1940 for prisoners from Poland, however from 1942 it became one of the biggest extermination camps for Europe's Jewish population.
This half-day tour begins and ends in Krakow, and you will visit the museum which is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List as a memorial to all who suffered and died there. You will visit the original camp, that served as the administrative center for the whole complex as well as Auschwitz II – Birkenau, which was designed strictly as a concentration camp.
FThere are many artifacts on display at the museum, such as personal possessions of the prisoners. The museum is also dedicated to researching the Holocaust, and is devoted to the memory of the individuals who perished there.
The best way is to leave luggage and bigger handbags in the coach. Persons who refuse to undergo the inspection or to leave the luggage in the storage area shall not be admitted on the Museum grounds.
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Private transport by minivan
Services of the Museum local Guide
Food and drinks
Rental cost of headphones at Museum
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Transport is wheelchair accessible however be prepared for uneven surfaces at the sites visited which may be difficult for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
Minimum age is 14 years
The maximum size of bags and backpacks that you are allowed to carry on the Museum grounds is 30 x 20 x 10 cm.
Please note that due to the reservation system in KL Auschwitz-BIrkenau Museum you may not receive a private guide service
Tour must be booked with minimum 7 working days in advance
A maximum of 7 people per booking
Your centrally located hotel, or other central location upon request
Flexible. Please contact the local operator after booking to confirm.
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.