Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw

The Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw is a quite new institution housed temporarily in a modernist building constructed in the sixties that used to be a furniture store “Emilia”. The museum ...

Zachęta – National Gallery of Art

Zachęta is one of the oldest galleries in Poland. The beautiful building was constructed between 1898-1900 according to project of Stefan Szyller. Gallery presented all the most important Polish arti...

National Museum in Warsaw

The National Museum in Warsaw was founded in 1862 as the Museum of Fine Arts and is one of the oldest museums in Poland. The modernist building where it`s located currently was built between 1927-193...

Top 5 Warsaw Art Galleries and Museums

1. National Museum in Warsaw The National Museum in Warsaw was founded in 1862 as the Museum of Fine Arts and is one of the oldest museums in Poland. The modernist building where it`s located current...

St. John`s Archcathedral

It`s one of the oldest churches in Warsaw and one of Poland`s national pantheons. It stands in the Old Town which is a UNESCO listed site. Originally it was built in 15th Century in the location a an...

University of Warsaw

The beginning of the University is related to the Law School which opened in 1808 and the School of Medicine created one year later. Both schools later were included as faculties of the University. T...

Museum of King Jan III`s Palace in Wilanów

The royal residence in Wilanów is one of the most precious monuments of Polish Baroque architecture, untouched during the Second World War. It was built by Polish King Jan III Sobieski in the end of ...

Museum of the History of Polish Jews. POLIN

The Museum is based in a beautiful building designed by a Finnish architects Rainer Mahlamäki and Ilmari Lahdelma. It stands in the middle of the pre-war Jewish district where Nazis created the bigge...

Łazienki Royal Park

In the 17th century this land was a property of the Grand Marshal of the Crown Stanisław Herakliusz Lubomirski. He created a park with several small buildings, a place that was supposed to be his sol...

The University of Warsaw Library

The University of Warsaw Library is located in Powiśle district close to the Vistula river and not far from the city center. It`s just a walking distance form the Old Town or Krakowskie Przedmieście ...