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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Establishment
“The Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum ( is a memorial and museum in Oświęcim (German: Auschwitz), Poland, which includes the Nazi concentration camps Auschwitz I and Auschwitz II-Birkenau. It is devoted to the memory of the victims who died at both camps during World War II. The museum performs several tasks, including Holocaust research.”
  • 17 locals recommend
History Museum
“Auschwitz concentration camp (German: Konzentrationslager Auschwitz) was a network of German Nazi concentration camps and extermination camps built and operated by the Third Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. It consisted of Auschwitz I (the original camp), Auschwitz II–Birkenau (a combination concentration/extermination camp), Auschwitz III–Monowitz (a labor camp to staff an IG Farben factory), and 45 satellite camps.”
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Bus Station
“KL Auschwitz was the largest of the German Nazi concentration camps and extermination centers. Over 1.1 million men, women and children lost their lives here.”
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Restaurant
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Shopping Mall
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“The castle was built in 11th century, it was a residence of castellans and dukes of Oświęcim. Great views from the old castle tower! Audio guide in different languages available.”
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Museum
“Hard lesson of history. It is even hard to imagine it. MUST see. Take a guide trip. Watch the movie. The best lesson of history you've ever had. Please be quiet and just think about past time.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
“It's the closest supermarket, great place to buy groceries. There's an ATM inside of the mall as well.”
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Route
“A picturesque place by the river to stroll and relax for citizens and tourists alike. You can have a rest on a bench, or work out in the outdoors gym.”
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Cafe
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Point of Interest
Restaurant
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Bus Station