The Virtual Tour of POLIN Museum’s core exhibition, 1000 Year History of Polish Jews, comprises several thematic variants, each presenting a different topic and allowing you to view the exhibition from a given angle. The Virtual Tour also includes the One Hour, Eight Highlights tour created for those who want to focus on the most important points. Thanks to our website, you can discover the core exhibition without leaving your home, or download a tour to your mobile device and come to the museum to see exactly what you want.



Head of Project: Joanna Fikus

English tours and content supervision: Prof. Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

Polish tours and coordination: Justyna Koszarska-Szulc

English proofreading: Dominika Gajewska

Polish proofreading: Magdalena Prokopowicz

Photos: Alicja Szulc, Magdalena Starowieyska

Graphic and web design: Artkolektyw


The tours are for personal use and education purposes only.



Supported from the Norway and EEA Grants by Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway

Norway and EEA Grants by Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway


Visit the Resource Center whose collection includes a wealth of resources on history, genealogy and local community heritage.
The Center also offers workshops and specialist consultations.
Open daily except Tuesdays, 10 AM – 6 PM


Joint institution on culture:

Joint institution on culture

Prominent partners:

Prominent partners


The artifacts and materials pictured come from the collections of: Beit Hatfutsot: Museum of the Jewish People; Filmoteka Narodowa; Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute; National Digital Archives; POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews; Bazylika Mariacka, Kraków; Yad Vashem; YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.


Museum of the History of Polish Jews
6 Anielewicza Street
00-157 Warsaw, Poland


Opening Hours

Monday | Thursday | Friday

Open: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Last entry to the core exhibition: 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday | Saturday | Sunday

Open:  10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Last entry to the core exhibition: 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays – Closed


For directions, see map: