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Established in October-November 1940, this small district, comprising only 2.4 percent of Warsaw's land area, is where more than 450,000 Jews were forced by the Germans to live in crowded conditions.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Warsaw ghetto was leveled by the Germans after the ghetto resistance fighters were subdued. There isn't,much to see except pieces of the wall that surrounded the ghetto. In no way do you get a feeling for the hardship endured by the Jews forced to...More

1  Thank godolnj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The memorial marks a dark chapter in Warsaw's history, but is a fitting memorial to those confined there. It's too large to be ignored, and both dark and beautiful. A place of pilgrimage for those of Jewish faith or their descendents. There is a museum...More

Thank Gerald D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very moving memorial to the horrific persecution by the Nazis in Warsaw. Suggest a tour to truly understand and visit significant remains.

Thank JrnyJunkie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Warsaw Ghetto is too large an area to walk from the southern to the northern boundary without the use of public transportation. Google maps helped me locate and plan a route to the attractions in the Ghetto that I had identified from guidebooks. Tourists...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This areas has so much history and defines what a ghetto really is. These people were penned in and treated like animals by the Nazi's.

Thank RichardK938
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I was here almost 9 years, and there was much more to see then, and much better signposting. Now it's completely hit and miss, poorly signposted. I personally find that shocking, just forget it all, raze it to the ground, and build modern buildings as...More

1  Thank 416Traveller2013
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Some of the ghetto fragments are near the main train station (5 minute walk). You have to go into the courtyard of an apartment complex to see some of the wall. There are plaques there to mark the spot as well. The remains of one...More

2  Thank getawaygirlDenver
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

As it can be very daunting to find in 2018 a connection with people, places and things from 1940-1943, you’ll thank yourself when you arrive in Warsaw that you researched the Ghetto before leaving home. There are many remaining elements of the Ghetto. Sadly however,...More

Thank Tupelo010835
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We took a tour of the ghetto on the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising. It was not insightful planning, just an instance of travel serendipity that we were there at the right time. We joined a small tour group to visit the remains...More

2  Thank MinnesotaRobin
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The Warsaw Ghetto is off the beaten path and is a very small area, but worth taking the time to visit. Some things just need to be remembered.

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