The branch of the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow. Is located in the post-industrial Zabłocie district of Krakow, at the administrative building of the former factory of enamelled vessels know as Oscar Schindler Deutsche Emailwarenfabrik.
Factory tells the story of Krakow under German occupation in WW II
Address: 4 Lipowa Street, 30-702 Kraków
winter season (November- March)
Monday 10a.m.- 2p.m.
Tuesday - Sunday 10a.m. - 6 p.m.
summer season (April- October)
Monday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free admission on Mondays, however, due to security issues the number of tickets is limited.
The story of a German, Oscar Schindler, who saved over one thousand Jews from mass murder in extermination camps, made famous by the well-known Steven Spielberg film, is well recognised across the world.
In March 1993 Steven Spielberg arrived in Krakow to start shooting his film Schindler's List. The film is a story about a German entrepreneur by the name of Oscar Schindler. The film was awarded seven "Oscars" by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
In June 2010 the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow opened the permanent exhibition titled "Kraków under Nazi Occupation 1939-1945 in the administrative building of Oscar Schindler's former German Factory of Enamelled Vessels. The Enamelware Factory, in which Schindler hired Jewish employes, is located in the Zabłocie district.
An exhibition presents the history of the city, its inhabitants (both Polish and Jewish), of Oskar Schindler, and of the prisoners of Plaszow Concentration Camp, he managed to save.
See Auschwitz- the biggest Nazi Extermination Camp and learn about the Holocaust.
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It is a world class monument, featuring among twelve objects on the UNESCO's World Cultural and Natural Heritage List.
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