What to expect
Heard of Spielberg’s movie «Schindler’s list»? it’s a chance to enter real Schindler’s factory.
Move back to the World War II and listen to the story of a country where it all started. Krakow Nazi Occupation. Everyday life of Krakow inhabitans, both Polish and Jewish. The exibition presents chronological vision of the city.
Its one of the most popular museums in Krakow due to its modern, theatrical and interactive express.
- Schindler’s factory and over thousand lives saved
- Passionate Guides
- One of the best historical museums in Poland
- 45 Exhibition rooms
About Schindler’s Factory
Oskar Schindler was a Germin entrepreneur and a member of the Nazi party. He saved over 1000 Jews by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories. After WWII he was financially suported by Jewish relief organisations. He failed to succeed in other busineses after war.
Oskar Schindler died in 1974 and was buried in Jerusalem on Mount Zion as the only Nazi member.
However, Museum is mainly about World War II and everyday life during this dramatic period. Relationship between Polish and Jewish inhabitants. You will get to know the story of Podgórze Ghetto.
The motto of the exibitions is «The factory of memory».