Jewish Quarter Kazimierz Guided Tour

Duration:1,5h
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Step into the rich tapestry of Kraków's Jewish history with our Jewish Quarter Kazimierz Guided Tour. This immersive experience takes you through the heart of Kazimierz, the historic Jewish district, where the echoes of the past mingle with the vibrant pulse of contemporary life.

Tour Details

Explore Jewish Kraków starting from Szeroka Street, the heart of old Jewish culture. Visit the Old Synagogue, the oldest in Poland, and the Remuh Synagogue with its historic cemetery. Experience the vibrant Plac Nowy, known for its daily market and lively atmosphere. Discover the Tempel Synagogue, an active cultural center, and admire the beautiful Corpus Christi Church. End your tour at the Father Bernatek Footbridge, connecting Kazimierz with Podgórze.

Itinerary

Szeroka Street
Szeroka Street is the centre of old Jewish culture surrounded by old synagogues, palaces and majestic houses from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries.
The Old Synagogue
Museum of Judaism is the oldest preserved synagogue in Poland and one of the most valuable monuments of Jewish religious architecture in Europe
The Remuh Synagogue
Museum of Judaism is the oldest preserved synagogue in Poland and one of the most valuable monuments of Jewish religious architecture in Europe
The Kupa Synagogue
The Kupa Synagogue is the last synagogue built during the existence of the Jewish town. It was also known as the Hospital Synagogue because of its close proximity to the former Jewish hospital or the Poor Synagogue because the poorest members of the Jewish community prayed there.
Plac Nowy
The New Square is a site of a daily food, vegetable, antique, craft and flea market of Kazimierz. Surrounded by cafes, bars and restaurants it is one of the most vibrant places on the map of Krakow.
The Tempel Synagogue
The Tempel Synagogue is one of the four active synagogues in Krakow, but services are held sporadically, it is also a thriving center of Jewish culture, which hosts numerous concerts and meetings, especially during the Jewish Culture Festival.
The Corpus Christi Church
The Corpus Christi Church is distinguished by its size, importance and architecture. Its beauty is best shown in the interior of the temple, where the gothic stone walls harmonize with the gold of the baroque.
The Father Bernatek Footbridge
The Corpus Christi Church is distinguished by its size, importance and architecture. Its beauty is best shown in the interior of the temple, where the gothic stone walls harmonize with the gold of the baroque.