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POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews: Tours & Tickets

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The POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews is the first and only museum dedicated to restoring the memory of the civilization created by Polish Jews in the course of a millennium.Museum's building faces the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes in...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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ul. Mordechaja Anielewicza 6, Warsaw 00-157, Poland
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+48 22 471 03 01
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very impressive and well organized collection that takes one through the history of the Jewish people in Poland. There was an immense amount of information and kindly presented in both Polish and English. A very impressive structure architecturally with vast sweeping curves in the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed 4 days ago

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews Warsaw A Must see in Warszawa Spare few hours in Warszawa to visit Jewish History Museum, Polin. This relatively new Museum is a piece of History of mankind and in particularly of Jews. A must visit for...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Polin Museum should be a must on everyone's list, regardless of your religious background (this writer is not Jewish). Through maps, dioramas, photographs, videos, and interactive displays, you can walk through eight galleries to learn about the 1000-year history of Polish Jews, from times...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Vince P
Reviewed 6 days ago

we visited the museum this summer. as descendants of polish jews it was a very moving experience to learn about the history of the jews , to understand how they were very dominant and important in the history of poland, and realize of the tragic...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank choula1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Polin Museum is a great starting point for any visit to Poland in general, and Warsaw in particular. It provides an excellent overview of the Jewish history of Poland and helps to put your visit into historical context. There are interactive displays, maps and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a bit out of the way but you will spend some time here just learning about what the city went through during the war. Some harrowing stuff to be see but you need to know. The 3D film is fascinating.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building itself is architecturally amazing, inside and out. The exhibitions are very interesting and informative. An emotional introduction and journey through the lives of the peopland the horrors they underwent during WWII.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 852sigala
Reviewed 1 week ago

A greatly laid out museum. To begin with, the whole building is built split in two (like the sea during the Passage). It commemorates Jewish history greatly, beginning from the first Jews in Europe till today. Quite interactive and informative, it covers every aspect perfectly....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank vm-aranne
Reviewed 1 week ago

You certainly need a few hours to fully appreciate this museum depicting the history of the Polish Jews throughout the centuries. It is clearly divided into different centuries and periods with lots of information to digest. We certainly felt we had learnt a lot by...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very well put together museum. Such clever and interesting displays keep you hooked all the way through. Unbelievable history of the Jews going right back through time. Very impressive. A nice restaurant and cafe too!

Date of experience: October 2019
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August 14, 2019|
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Response from I3493BMbrianp | Reviewed this property |
Wheelchairs are available at the museum and discounts available for both the disabled person and helper. If you check their website there is an email address you can use to contact them muzeumdostepne@polin.pl
January 26, 2019|
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Response from Małgosia Z | Property representative |
Hello Jozef, Polin Museum has acces ti the Jewish archives. Do you want to try them?
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September 10, 2018|
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Response from MorgMaher | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall specific families now (there was a ton of info in there!) but I bet you could email or call the museum and ask...