Yeshivas Chachmei Lublin is the original Yeshiva Building built in 1930 used for Rav Meir Shapiro’s Yeshiva. Rav Meir Shapiro was most famous as founder of the Daf Yomi program for learning Talmud. The five story Yeshiva Building was built to accommodate over 200...

The Majdanek Concentration Camp in the Southeast outskirts of Lublin was our first experience of seeing the grounds of an actual concentration camp and the remnants of the gas chambers and crematoria. Majdanek was built in 1941 originally as a camp for prisoners of war. In...

Located on a hill and surrounded by a tall brick wall, the Old Jewish Cemetery in Lublin is the oldest cemetery in Poland still in existence. There are about two hundred tombstones in varying conditions that survived the years. The oldest preserved tombstone in...