Family Home of John Paul II, Wadowice

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4.1/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
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  • I arrived in the hometown of John Paul II by train. It's pointless to buy tours from Krakow. The town does not offer much and everything I wanted I found concentrated in one place. Birthplace of Pope Wojtyla is just behind the main church of the city. It is quite small. Inside are of vestments and objects that belonged to the Saint. In a couple of hours, including Church, I saw everything. It is not the beauty of the city that hit me but what was inside. P
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  • Located not far from Kraków, they have done a good job restoring his boyhood home. Interesting historical site for St John Paul fans! 
  • Interesting retelling of the life of Karol Wojtyla, from photos of when he was a boy in the room depicting the funeral at St Peter's square. Open book (copy authorized by the Vatican and the authentic purple robes Cardinals present), clock in bedside table the Pope stopped at the time of his death (original). But everything else, although not exactly time owned by the Pope. The Guide should omit it because the visit loses much of its charm. Though very well organized
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