KRAKÓW (June 29-July 6)
June 29 – Arrival in Krakow
NOTE: The Jewish Culture Festival will take place in Kraków from June 27-July 6. We will attend select events.
June 30-July 4 Morning lectures at Jagiellonian University – Dr. Barbara Klich-Kluczewska, Dr. Wiktoria Kudela-Świątek (Jagiellonian University), and Dr. Adam Świątek (Editor, Księgarnia Akademicka Wydawnictwo).
Afternoon guided tours of:
· Wawel Castle
· Kazimierz (Old Synagogue, etc.)
· Schindler’s Factory Museum
July 5 – afternoon guided tour of Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps located in Oświęcim.
WARSZAWA (July 6-9)
July 6 – morning – travel to Warszawa
July 6 – afternoon – free time in Old Town of Warszawa
July 7 – morning lecture by Dr. Sławomir Józefowicz (University of Warsaw) and tour of University
July 7 – afternoon tour of Warsaw Uprising Museum
July 8 – guided tours of
· Jewish ghetto
· History of Polish Jews Museum
· Jewish cemetery
PRZEMYŚL (July 9-12)
July 9 – travel to Przemyśl
July 10 – guided tours of
· Przemyśl fortress
· 17th century palace in nearby Krasiczyn
July 11 – Orientation to Service Learning. Tour of Jewish cemetery, the site of ongoing restoration efforts.
LVIV (July 12-16)
July 12-16 – Lviv, Ukraine
Lectures at Lviv University (faculty TBA)
Guided tours TBA
PRZEMYŚL (July 16-26)
July 16 – return to Przemyśl
July 17-20 – Service Learning Work in Jewish Cemetery.
July 21-25 – Morning lectures by Dr. Tomasz Pudłocki (Jagiellonian University) and others at PWSW and TPN
Afternoon guided tours of
· Jewish cultural sites in Przemyśl
· National Museum of Przemyśl
Afternoon trip to
Day trip to
· Lublin – Majdanek concentration camp
July 26 – travel to Kraków
Sunday, July 27. Return flight to Buffalo