Guided tour

Krakow: Oskar Schindler's Factory & Occupied Krakow Tour

4.7 / 5

19 reviews

Krakow: Oskar Schindler's Factory & Occupied Krakow Tour

From £16.55 per person

Skip the entrance line and explore Oskar Schindler's Factory on a guided tour. Discover the incredible story of how more than 1,000 Jewish refugees were saved during the Nazi occupation in Krakow.

About this tour

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish
Audio guide included
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group available

The Original experience

  • Visit the Schindler Factory Museum with the convenience of a skip-the-line ticket
  • Follow an expert guide through exhibits honoring Holocaust victims and survivors
  • Learn about Oskar Schindler’s life and how it inspired the film “Schindler’s List”
  • See reconstructions of original work rooms and view personal artifacts and photos
  • Get and insight as to what life was like in Krakow during the Nazi occupation
  • Benefit from the option to choose from a shared group or more intimate private tour
Full description
Enjoy skip-the-line priority entrance and join a poignant guided tour inside the Schindler Factory Museum. Discover Oskar Schindler’s real-life story and learn about the Nazi occupation in Krakow through exhibits commemorating the victims and survivors of the Holocaust. Follow your guide inside the factory’s cafe and receive an introductory presentation about Oskar Schindler, whose fascinating story was the premise of Steven Spielberg’s renowned “Schindler’s List” film. Take a journey back in time and visit the place where more than 1,000 Polish-Jewish refugees from the Holocaust were saved thanks to the efforts of Oskar Schindler. See the permanent exhibition “Krakow under Nazi Occupation” and walk through impeccable reconstructions of workrooms filled with the memories of this dark time in European history. Explore the pre-World War II history of Krakow and its inhabitants, both Polish and Jewish. Hear about the Nazi occupation, Krakow's Jewish Ghetto, and the Płaszów Concentration Camp. Watch emotional movies and view documents, photographs, and artifacts left behind by the heroes and victims of this incredible story. End the tour with a Q&A session with your guide and benefit from re-entry access if you would like to spend more time viewing the exhibition.
  • Skip-the-line-ticket
  • Live guide
  • Guided tour of the museum
  • Same-day re-entry access
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • We’re enforcing extra health and safety measures for GetYourGuide Originals
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors

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  • Water

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  • Pets
  • Weapons or sharp objects

Know before you go

  • Please note that the exhibition in Oskar Schindler's Factory is not a biographical one and depicts the World War II reality in occupied Kraków rather than solely the events from Steven Spielberg's film
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 19 reviews

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I really enjoyed the lecture about Oskar Schindler at the beginning of the tour. Our fantastic guide Woicek gave us much more context about his life and him as a person. The museum focusses on the time of Occupied Krakow. There was a lot of information in the museum, so it was incredibly helpful to have a guide who navigated us through the exhibition and history. Loved the small group size as well! I can definitely recommend this GetYourGuide Originals tour!

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30 September 2021

Many good details about both Krakow, Schindler and the history of the Jews

21 October 2021

Very informative

17 October 2021

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