“One of the most fascinating of all European castles.”
The Wawel is a place of great significance to the Polish people.
One of the best-known Polish Gothic towers
Kościuszko Mound inspired Count Paul Strzelecki, Polish patriot and Australian explorer, to name the highest mountain in Australia Mount Kosciuszko
The Kraków Ghetto was one of five major, metropolitan Jewish ghettos created by Nazi Germany
Erected by Cracovians in 1823, in commemoration of the Polish national leader Tadeusz Kościuszko
Brick Gothic church re-built in the 14th century (originally built in the early 13th century)
This was the site the Nazi’s selected who were sent to nearby Płaszów concentration camp or to the death camps of Belzec and Auschwitz-Birkenau during the period from March 3. 1941 until March 14. 1943 when the last ones were sent to the camps. The chairs remembers the victims of the Holocaust of Krakow.