1. Poland
  2. Pomerania Province
  3. Gdansk
  4. Stutthof

Stutthof Concentration Camp Half-Day Private Tour

Product ID: 30268
Learn the terrible tale of Stutthof Concentration Camp, the first concentration camp in Polish territory. Hear the history behind the torture and murder of thousands of people from more than 25 countries, and the camp's liberation in 1945.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Starting times 9:30 AM, 10:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
English, German, Polish

Pickup included

Pickup is available from hotels in Gdansk, Sopot, and Gdynia. Please provide the address of where you would like to be picked up upon booking.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the old and new camp quarters of Stutthof
  • See the commander’s villa
  • Go to the gas chambers, and crematorium and hear terrifying tales of mass murder
  • Pay your respects at the camp victims’ monument
  • Learn about the persecution and occupation of Pomerania
  • Discover the first Nazi concentration camp outside German territory
Full description
Stutthof concentration camp was the first concentration camp in the territory of Poland and as such, was in operation for the longest period of time. It had been established in order to exterminate Jewish and Polish Intelligence, mainly from the Pomerania and the Free City of Gdansk. Built in 1939 and initially intended for approximately 3,000 people, this camp gradually became the place of torment and slaughter for over 110 thousand prisoners from  26 countries, most of whom were tortured, forced to work, or died in gas chambers.

The Stutthof concentration camp is currently open for visitors. Since the exposition is quite drastic, it may be visited only by persons who are aged 13 or over. The trip lasts 5 hours and the tour includes the entrance ticket to the museum as well as a guided visit to the former Stutthof area – the old and new camp quarters, the main commander’s villa, gas chambers, crematorium, and the monument to its victims. Additionally, it is also possible to watch a film about the camp.
Includes
  • Private transport
  • Private Museum tour guide
  • Entrance tickets to the Concentration Camp Museum
  • Parking fees

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that the camp can only be visited by persons over 13 years of age
• Pick-up is available from hotels in Gdansk, Sopot, and Gdynia

From £171.62 Per group up to 1

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 18 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.8 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.6 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Vel verdt pengene - anbefales.

Vi var to voksne og to ungdommer på tur til Stutthof. Turen ville på langt nær vært den samme uten vår engelsktalende guide, som vi var svært fornøyd med! Vi fikk høre mange sterke og interessante historier, mye mer enn det som er forklart på informasjonsplakatene i leiren. I tillegg fortalte guiden mye om Gdansk og Polen sin historie underveis, som gav oss ett nytt perspektiv når vi senere travet rundt som turister i gamlebyen. Vi besøkte både museum for 2.verdenskrig (uten guide) og Stutthof. Ville ikke unnvært noen av dem.

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July 14, 2018

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Mike was a very good guide.

February 9, 2019

Very good

Very good! Knowledges guide and good service Safe driving and a lot of insight in how life was at Stutthof.

November 2, 2018

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