Private tour of Museum POLIN

Tour Number

Activity Level

494662


Categories

Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 9

Language(s)

explanation

Polish (fluent), English (fluent)

3-hour Walking Tour


When did Jews start settling down in Poland?
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What Oneg Sabat was?

Book this tour if you want to find out more about the History of Jews in Poland from the beginning of Polish state through the frightening times of World War II till today.

Itinerary

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews POLIN is located in pre-war Jewish district.

We start this tour with the visit to the Museum. The tour of the exposition takes approx. 2 hours. Later I will take you on a walk around the Museum to talk about the Rappaport Monument commemorated to the Heroes of the Warsaw Ghetto. We continue our walk all the way to Umschlagplatz which is the place were the train station was situated. It was from this train station that Warsaw Jews were starting their last trip to Treblinka Death Camp.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: In front of the main entrance to Museum of the History of the Polish Jews POLIN.

End location: In front of the main entrance to Museum of the History of the Polish Jews POLIN.

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

No transportation included.

What’s Included

Other: Licensed private guide service is included in the tour price.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 PLN - Entrance ticket to the Museum of the History of the Polish Jews POLIN - 25 PLN per person

What’s Extra

Other: Obligatory extra cost to be paid on spot - entrance to POLIN Museum - 25 PLN (approx. 8 USD) per person

Restrictions

As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.

Private tour guide Anna

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