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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.

Conference: Places of Oblivion - Places of Remembrance. The Present - the Future
Oskar Schindler's Factory

Conference: Places of Oblivion - Places of Remembrance. The Present - the Future

added 17.04.2018
The conference entitled Places of Oblivion - Places of Remembrance. The Present - the Future is organised by the Historical Museum of the City of Kraków as part of a cyclical museum event “Victims of the Gestapo - Days of Remembrance” in 2018. Its’ objective is not only an attempt at summarising several decades of work and experiences of the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow, as well as other institutions and non-governmental organisations related to the care for places of oblivion/ remembrance, restoration, cherishing the memory about places of painful past, but primarily about people.
13.09.2018 -
- 15.09.2018
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Discovering Płaszów - post-conference materials
KL Plaszow

Discovering Płaszów - post-conference materials

added 10.10.2017
In 2016 in Oskar Schindler’s Enamel Factory (branch of The Historical Museum of City of Kraków) was held conference Discovering Płaszów.

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
Kraków Nativity Scenes Contest
Celestat

Kraków Nativity Scenes Contest

added 25.06.2013
The phenomenon of the Kraków nativity scene evolved, as the name itself implies, in the former capital of Poland, Kraków, a city packed with historical monuments and abounding with traditions.
06.12.2018 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.
08.09.2017 -
- 09.09.2017
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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

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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Lajkonik
Celestat

Lajkonik

added 25.06.2013
07.06.2018 calendar
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