Old Synagogue (Stara Synagoga), Krakow

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  • August 19, 2017
    It is worth a visit (free for teachers and journalists). You must not cover the head with a kipa, because it is not a place of worship. Many photographs and how they lived in the pre-WWII Jewish Krakow.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Worth seeing, for many of the photos they have, as well as some amazing objects, scrolls, the ark, the bima, the place itself. No longer operative (like the one in Prague) it's still well worth the ve...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    This is now a lovely small museum with lots of interesting history. A must see by everyone.. It used to be a thriving place of worship in the Jewish section of Kraków. It has a small shop selling inte...  more »
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  • Nice place to visit and know more about history and culture of Jews in Krakow. Is a small museum, but I recommend it. You need to pay an entrance fee.
  • Very crauded but the most important exhibition of Judaism in Cracow. Tickets for 2€. Opening 10am till 4pm
  • You will understand more Jewish people and it was a beautiful synagogue. Free of charge on monday!
  • Interesting but a little small, don't need too much time to go through it.
  • Interesting for history. .. not only about Jewish but also about Krakow and it's Jewish culture

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