Stutthof Nazi Concentration Camp Museum and Gdansk

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Tour Number

Activity Level

118247


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Children must be at least 13 years old and supervised by a parent. Remember that it is Concentration Camp Museum, the place where many people was torured and killed.

Friendly: Yes.
People with disabilities must be able to get in and out of a car and should be able to walk during a tour.
People on wheelchairs can join the tour but must be able to get in and out of a car and to access a few stars to cinema to see film presentation.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Polish (fluent), English (advanced)

Nazi time and today


This tour goes back you to the dark past and martyr of people living in NAZI Times.
Stutthoff Concentration Camp was built at the beginning of the IIWW and was destinated to Polish activists in Free City Gdansk and Pomerania region. Very soon the camp was enlarged and the people from various countries were transported here.
Among others Russians, Ukrainians, White Russians, Lithuanians, Latvians, Estonians, Czechs, Slovaks, Finns, Norwegians, French, Danes, Dutch, Belgs, Germans, Austrians, English, Spanish, Italians, Yugoslavs, Hungarians and Gypsies
The large group of prisoners were Jewish women and men.
65 000 people died as a result of exterminating living conditions as well as of executions by shooting, hanging, murdering in gas chambers by means of Cyclone B, killing by means of phenol injections into the heart, beating and torturing, and during evacuation by land and by sea.
After the visit in Stutthoff Museum we will go to the centre of Gdansk to make a walk alongside the Medieval part.

Itinerary

The tour to Stutthof Museum in Sztutowo and then a walk alongside the Royal Way in the Old Town of Gdańsk.
Entrances to objects in Gdansk to be agreed.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We can meet
- in Gdansk or Gdynia harbour,
- at the reception of your hotel in the center of one of Tricity towns (Gdańsk, Sopot or Gdynia,
- in Gdansk Glowny Railway Station,
- at Gdansk Airport,
- in other agreed place.
I will keep in my hands the paper with your name and I'll have my guide ID.

End location: The centre of Gdańsk or Gdynia or Gdansk/Gdynia harbour.
After the tour you can stay in Gdańsk or Gdynia or to go yourself to not visited during the tour museums, to have your lunch, to have a rest in caffe/pub/restaurant.
I can assist you also in your return way to the hotel, if you wish.

Plese note that museums are closed on Monday and either the Main Town Hall in Gdańsk or Artus Court can be closed due to official meeting at any time.

Duration: 6 hours

The duration can be affected by weather and traffic on the road to and from Sztutowo. In such case either Stutthof Museum tour or walk alongside Medieval part of Gdansk can be shortened.

Transportation

Car and walk. It is possible also to exceed the number of people and to hire bus or coach at additional cost. Ask for price for more than 5 people.

What’s Included

English speaking guide service, transport cost from the meeting point to the agreed end location.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

120 PLN - (about USD 40,-). Film presentation in Stutthof Museum - PLN 3,- each film.
Entrance to the chosen objects in Medieval part of Gdańsk:
to St. Mary's Church - PLN 5,-/person
to Artus Court - PLN 10,-/person.
to the Main Town Hall, Uphagen House, Amber Museum - each PLN 12,-/person;
Lunch - PLN 30-60/person
Glass of beer - PLN 5-12,
cup of tea - PLN 4-6, coffe 6-8.
Toilets - PLN 2-3.

What’s Extra

The entrances to Artus Court and/or other museums and objects, coffee, tea, beer during the break,lunch, maps and books, toilet fees on the way, insurances.

Restrictions

According to Polish law visa formalities ALSO related to ashore should be dealt BEFORE coming to Poland and/or start the cruiser journey.
Read carefully Ministry of F. A. conditions
http://www.msz.gov.pl/en/travel_to_poland/entering_poland/entering_poland

A Recent Review of this tour

Very knowledgeable and helpful; worked hard to meet our individual needs and requests. Enjoyed the tour very much.
Boris Kacel

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