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Stop At: Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, ul. Wiezniow Oswiecimia 20 Entrance to the Museum is located at Stanisławy Leszczyńskiej Str. no. 11, Oswiecim 32-603 Poland
Auschwitz Birkenau (1940 - 1945), is a memorial place. The complex consisted of three concentration camps, and a factory: Auschwitz I - Administration center, Auschwitz II-Birkenau - extermination camp, Auschwitz III - Monowitz - work camp, constructed next to Buna factory - factory of IG Farben. Last two did not survived to our times.
This complex was a place of the largest mass extermination of humanity during WWII. People which lived there were forced to slave work, and treat like animals, most of them did not survived more than 6 months. Over 1.2 millions of people lost their life in those camps, Prisoners of Auschwitz were originated from every country in Europe under German occupation. 90% of population of camps were Jews.
During the tour you will be taken to Auschwitz I for aprox 2h, and Auschwitz II - Birkenau for aprox 1h.
Entrance to the camps is individual, or with the guide. You can visit camps by yourself or with English / Italian / Spanish guide.
- Individual entrance you will have time to read informations, letters of prisoners, documentry etc. which are actually in Auschwitz. It is very informative, all of the exhibitions are with English subtitles. To complete the experience, on the tour, you may buy a guide book, with a map of camps, descriptions and informations how to make a visitation.
- Guided tour you may decide to visit camps with guide in chosen language. Tour is aprox 2h in Auschwitz and 1h in Birkenau.
Duration: 3 hours