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Galicia Jewish Museum

ul. Dajwor 18, Krakow 31-052, Poland
+48 12 421 68 42
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The Galicia Jewish Museum exists to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to celebrate the Jewish culture of Polish Galicia, presenting Jewish history from a new perspective.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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ul. Dajwor 18, Krakow 31-052, Poland
Kazimierz
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+48 12 421 68 42
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a small, out-of-the-way little museum, whose aim is to interpret and relate recent and current Jewish culture to its historic past. The fotos are all contemporary, but many are of historic places, including cemeteries, forest sites, old synagogues, businesses, etc. It was an...More

Thank Quasimama
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely worth a visit.. the exhibition follows the story of a girl who’s diary was found in Auschwitz-Birkenau... and talks about the ghettos, a Auschwitz-Birkenau and other camps etc... so sad...

Thank tap_8
Reviewed 1 week ago

a really interesting museum. plan to spend between an hour and an hour and a half. lots of reading to be done and at the end is a book shop with many interesting books to buy. also café where you can buy coffee and cakes

Thank colin e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dairy of a Jewish teenager forms the backbone of this museum's exhibit. Interesting, I learnt many new things today. We must not forget the lessons from history.

Thank Hp C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very moving exhibition about the diary of a young girl in the ghetto. Very sad but informative stories about Polish and Jewish families.

Thank RiceNI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A photographic exhibition entitled 'Traces of Memory' which shows images of the evidence of the large Jewish population which was wiped out by the Holocaust. We had a guide who pointed out the photographs which they found most poignant. However the photos come with text...More

Thank loumor16
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I strongly recommend visiting the museum before the dinner or lunch in famous Karzimierz District. It may take more than one hour. Before the Second World War, 25% of Krakow's population were Jews living in Karzimierz. Probably before the war even 30-40% of all the...More

Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

It is filled with bunch of pictures which you can easily find on internet. Total waste of time and money. Took me 5-10 min to go through all pics and readings. If you have a little knowledge about II.World war and interested in 3.Reich you...More

Thank BeerTraveller7
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Didn't really want to visit but I am pleased that I did, the whole museum spelled out the atrocities and told things that I did not know about the ghettos and the Jews It was well set out and found it utterly engrossing Was going...More

Thank colin b
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Tells the history of the Jewish people, their contribution to society, Poland and their struggles. Museum is in the Jewish Quarter. Museum itself aim is to inform, there are very few things to see, story boards and pictures tell the history in various sections. I...More

Thank Martin G
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laineema
18 April 2017|
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Response from Weronika B | Property representative |
Dear, There are no databases at the museum, perhaps the following pages could help you. - Gesher Galicia - Virtual Sztetl Tour - Jewish Gen - Jewish Historical Institute (jhi) Kind regards
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laineema
17 April 2017|
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Response from rena21 | Reviewed this property |
I would try the JCC organization nearby.
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MichaelLacey
17 July 2016|
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Response from ldndeb | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in a similar location to where you will be. It's a leisurely walk (maybe 30 mins max) or a 10 mins taxi ride. Enjoy :)
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