The official name is Konzentrationslager Lublin -Concentration Camp Lublin. Colloquial name has come from the name of Lublin’s district – Majdan Tatarski where the camp was founded.A tour to the former Nazi concentration camp nearLublin-among an estimated 150,000 prisoners who entered Majdanek, 80,000 people, including 60,000 Jews, were killed – shot or murdered in gas chambers. Now visitors can see prisoners barracks and Monument – Mausoleum containing ashes of victims. That 8 hours tour is a must for people who wish to see and hear more about Polish and Jewish history.From October 1941 to July 1944 about 150,000 of people were working in this camp. They were used for works inside the camp as also in German industrial companies placed near Lublin.