Our local host will take you for a tour of the famous Schindler’s Factory, which was owned by Oskar Schindler during the German occupation. Oskar Schindler saved over 1.000 Jews who were working in this factory.
Together with your local host, you will visit the exhibition at Schindler’s Factory, which shows the history of the city and its inhabitants during World War II. You will learn the story of Oskar Schindler and the Jewish prisoners of KL Płaszów concentration camp that he saved.
- Avoid peak hours
- Small groups – up to 10 people
- Individual approach
- The secret stories of making of the film “Schindler’s List”
- Everyday life under Nazi occupation
Why Travelers Choose This Tour
Our local host will show you the famous Schindler’s Factory, which is not a biographical museum of Oskar Schindler, but shows the fate of Krakow’s inhabitants during World War II. From your local host you will also learn about Oskar Schindler’s life before, during and after the outbreak of World War II.
Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour?
Your host will be a local resident for whom being a guide is a regular job, not just a hobby.
Meeting point and time
13:30 or 17:00 – Regular Tour
11:00 – Private Tour
At the main entrance to Schindler’s Factory, 4 Lipowa Street, 30-702 Kraków
We kindly ask you to arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes in advance
Tour of Schindler’s Factory (~1.5h)
Our local host will take you for a tour of Schindler’s Factory, during which you will learn about the fate of Kraków occupied during World War II through the prism of its inhabitants and the history of Oskar Schindler - a Sudeten German, member of the Abwehr and NSDAP, who saved over 1,000 Jews. The story was filmed by Steven Spielberg.
End of the tour
You will end your tour at Schindler’s Factory. After the tour, you may also want to choose The 13 Tastes of Kraków organized by Cracow City Breakers at 19:30.
- Services of a local host
- Admission to Schindler’s Factory
Price does not include
Take your ID if you are purchasing a discounted ticket.
Disabled people and families with children
The tour is not suitable for people with disabilities and people with small children.