1. Poland
  2. Lesser Poland
  3. Krakow
  4. Nowa Huta

Krakow: Nowa Huta Nuclear Shelter Tour

Product ID: 204745
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A guided tour to a unique Polish shelter of the Cold War era. You can explore a special command post that was placed underground in the event of attacks on Nowa Huta.
About this activity
Duration 1 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Polish, Russian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Experience a polish Cold War shelter maintained in perfect condition
  • Use the old phones to send messages between the shelter rooms
  • Take unforgettable photos in the underground of the communist offices
Full description
Your day will begin with you becoming familiar with a short story about Nowa Huta and its steelworks. You will enter the building of former directors, before going directly to a special bomb shelter.

Once there you will find some separate rooms which serve special purposes and contain vintage devices which aided in allowing people to survive the threats of the Cold War.

With the help of your guide, you can use a phone and special system to send a message to your friends in other points of the shelter. You can then try to turn on a mechanical air-filter, which previously allowed others to survive radiation and chemical attacks. You will also be free to take photos with the vintage special equipment and helmets.

Includes
  • Entrance to the shelter
  • Private English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation

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Important information
Know before you go
• You need to inform at least a day in advance about the time you wish to visit the shelter
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eNHa Trip Nowa Huta tour

Product ID: 204745