Oskar Schindler, a German industrialist, risked his life to save his Jewish employees from the concentration camps. Discover his remarkable life by visiting his factory in Krakow on a 1.5-hour guided tour.
What makes this landmark so famous?
As depicted in “Schindler’s List”, Oskar Schindler was an ambitious German tycoon who lived in Krakow. After buying an enamelware factory in 1939, he decided to employ Jewish workers to save on labor costs. However, when he discovered the suffering of the Jews in the concentration camps, he decided to save his workers, going bankrupt in the process.
Schindler’s Factory houses a permanent exhibition about the Holocaust and how the industrialist did his utmost to save as many Jewish workers as possible. The exhibition relates one of the darkest periods of history with photos, recordings and documents which will take you back in time.
On your guided tour, you’ll discover the various rooms of the factory, including the former workshops and studies, all reconstructed and transformed into an interesting interactive museum. Learn about the consequences of the Nazi occupation of Poland and the harsh living conditions of the Jews during the war.
Why book a guided tour?
Not only is this guided tour economical, it is also the best way to explore Oskar Schindler’s Factory. Your guide will reveal the unique story of Schindler and how he saved the lives of 1,200 Jews while you walk through the museum.
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Tour in English
Children 0-7 years oldFree
The tour is exclusively in English.
Expert English speaking guide.
Entrance ticket (24 PLN)
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the previous day (17:00 local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Oskar Schindler's Factory