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This prison, though small, is one of the things to see while exploring the ghetto area. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My and my husband had read a lot about the holocaust and the crimes committed against jews and... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This prison, though small, is one of the things to see while exploring the ghetto area. It is located close to the Museum of the History of Jews – about a 5 minute walk – and is easily accessible using public transportation along Jana Pawa...More

1  Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 24 May 2018

My and my husband had read a lot about the holocaust and the crimes committed against jews and poles in WW2, before arriving in Warsaw. Pawiak is a good reminder of the evil that happened. The Museum is very interesting, but unfortunately most of it...More

1  Thank Langsokkur
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Pawiak Prison Museum is small but there are a lot of interesting things to see, and almost everything has an English translation. Museum is free on Thursdays, otherwise it is only 10/5PLN so I would definitely recommend checking it out

Thank Samantha Julia G
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Has free entry on Thursdays. It's small but informative museum about biggest prison in Warsaw which was destroyed by Nazis in 1944.

1  Thank Vignes K
Reviewed 9 February 2018

This wasn't high on my list of things to see in Warsaw but I'm really glad I did! Full of interesting things to see and plenty of information. I usually get a bit bored walking around museums but this kept me interested. Decent price and...More

1  Thank Hozzie B
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent museum and very informative. Highlight was the recorded video interviews with former inmates.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We visited on the 3rd of January and the sign said it has been closed since mid December as there was a fault. Nothing about when it will re-open. I had checked the website before I went and not a mention of it being closed....More

2  Thank scottkeir
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Out of the way and not much visited and known but you MUST VISIT. Located in the little that is left from the Pawiak Prison complex it is well interpreted, well stocked with good artifacts and the cells are kept in good and authentic condition....More

Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

A real piece of history well worth a look. Lots of Information provided in all languages a must see!

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

as all european countries, poland have paid a lot during world war 2. a lot of people were died, most important part of the country was destroyed. in pawiak museum you can understand resistance and the lifes of opponents a must be seen museum.

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16 November 2016|
Response from watburg77 |
ok i found it thursday is free 10pln otherwise