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History trips to Krakow

With its long, diverse and rich cultural heritage Krakow is an essential destination for student groups studying modern history.

Whether you are exploring Kazimerz, Krakow's Jewish Quarter, following the inspirational Schindler's Trail around the city or making the emotional and highly poignant journey to Auschwitz, the learning opportunities for History students are almost limitless.

With a range of visits including: the Galicia Museum, which offers a chance to meet either a Holocaust Survivor or a Member of the Righteous Among the Nations; and fully-guided tour of the Auschwitz - Birkenau Memorial Museum, students are given an in depth insight into the real-life experiences and stories of those who lived through these times. 

Why not visit Krakow for your next History student trip, or take a look below for more inspiration.

Itineraries

Sixth Form

Day 1

Morning

Daytime flight and transfer to your accommodation.

Afternoon

Time permitting take a guided tour of Kazimierz (the Jewish District), Podgorze (Wartime Ghetto) and the exterior of the Schindler Factory.

Evening

Evening meal at hotel.

Day 2

Morning

Full day visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau including a guided tour.

Evening

Evening meal at your hotel.

Day 3

Morning

Time permitting visit the Galicia Museum to meet with a Concentration Camp Survivor.

Afternoon

Transfer to the airport for your return flight back to the UK.

Accommodation

Quick Quote

A very well planned and organised trip, timings were spot on and everything ran smoothly.

The Appleton School | Krakow