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The tradition of creating nativity scenes in Kraków is on Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists!
The Krzysztofory Palace

The tradition of creating nativity scenes in Kraków is on Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists!

added 29.11.2018
This November, during the annual meeting in Port Louis, Mauritius UNESCO Committee decided to inscribe the tradition of creating nativity scenes in Kraków on Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. That’s the first intangible cultural heritage element from Poland on List, but it is also a great honor for Kraków nativity scene makers.

AN ELECTRONIC SYSTEM OF TICKET CONTROL
Oskar Schindler's Factory

AN ELECTRONIC SYSTEM OF TICKET CONTROL

added 29.10.2018
Ladies and Gentlemen, 
We would like to inform that starting from November 2, 2018 an electronic system of ticket control will be implemented at Oskar Schindler's Enamel Factory. We would like to remind you about observing the rules of visiting, focusing in particular on the entrance hour to the exhibition, which is printed on the ticket.
 
The visitors will be admitted to the exhibition strictly according to the entrance hour indicated on the ticket. 
 

History of German Nazi Concentration Camp in Krakow-Plaszow
KL Plaszow

History of German Nazi Concentration Camp in Krakow-Plaszow

added 29.06.2017
The German Nazi Concentration Camp in Krakow-Plaszow, established in October 1942, initially served the purpose of a labour camp (Zwangsarbeitslager). It was originally intended for c.a. 4000 prisoners – the Jews from Krakow’s ghetto which was closed in March 1943.

Lajkonik
Celestat

Lajkonik

added 25.06.2013
07.06.2018 calendar
Little Marksmen King
Celestat

Little Marksmen King

added 01.07.2013
The Celestat branch of museum is organizing annual contest of "Little Marksmen King" for children in the age of 12 - 13.
02.06.2018 calendar
Enthronement of the Marksmen King

Enthronement of the Marksmen King

added 01.07.2013
One of the oldest and most picturesque Kraków's traditions is active for seven centuries Marksmen Brotherhood, known as well as Marksmen School, or Marksmen Society.
09.06.2018 calendar
The Remembrance Day
Pomorska Street

The Remembrance Day

added 01.07.2013
In 2007 the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow, branch „Pomorska Street”, for the citizens of Kraków and the Little Poland region, initialized annual’s celebrations of the Memorial Day in honour of the victims of the Gestapo in memory of the tragic history of the house at 2 Pomorska Street.
13.09.2018 -
- 15.09.2018
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Remember with us
Oskar Schindler's Factory

Remember with us

added 07.03.2014

A festival of the branches of the Memory Trail of the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow, composed of Oskar Schindler’s Enamel Factory, the Eagle Pharmacy, Pomorska Street and Memorial Site KL Plaszow. The purpose of the event is to promote the history of Krakow and its inhabitants in 1939–1945 through historical education, sport and participation.
The sixth edition of Remember with Us is devoted to the remembrance of Krakow’s Jews and the 75th anniversary of liquidation of the Ghetto in Krakow.
The event has been held under the patronage of the European Cultural Heritage Year 2018.
13.04.2018 -
- 14.04.2018
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Museum by bike

Museum by bike

added 23.06.2014
Stay fit! Stay fun! Enjoy Kraków on a BIKE and visit most spectacular MUSEUMS
Try one (or all) of our themed bike routes

Discovering Płaszów post-conference materials

Discovering Płaszów post-conference materials

added 03.12.2018
In 2016 in Oskar Schindler’s Enamel Factory (branch of The Historical Museum of City of Kraków) was held conference Discovering Płaszów.
 

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