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Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy)

Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Located in Old Town, this picturesque open plaza was built in 1821 and features the King Zygmunt III column in its center.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“meeting point” (19 reviews)
Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

9.27.17 The gathering place in Old Town where lots of activity goes on all the time. Great area to walk around and people watch plus lots of restaurants, pubs, shops. the Doctor hit me with some LoVE and a Helpful VOTE!

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle is newly built after being destroyed during the war. From here you can meet the free tour guides and get an over view of the city.

Thank Daya101
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The castle square looks very nice. You can not visit Warsov without going there. The castle is dominating the square which looks great.

Thank VDLV
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A nice place to hangout on the weekends. Its a lively square with stalls and restaurants all around. Filled with tourists and locals, this place buzzes with activity. But not all places are wheel chair friendly. So be prepared to walk some steps.

Thank Lucy_kumar
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Big cities rarely have so much empty space. This square is really huge. In spite of crowds of people it never really looks crowded. The castle itself is a bit unusual, more like a palace.

Thank Mira V
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The castle square in Warsaw is an interesting and historical important place. When standing there it is hard to understand the horrors that happened there during the WW2. How much strength it must have taken the Poles to rebuilt Warsaw after the war. It feels...More

Thank Flemming N
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This square is obviously one of the major tourist attractions in Warsaw. The Royal Castle, King Sigismund's column, St. Ann's Church and the old town observation tower are all here. You can also get a horse and carriage ride from here--they take you through the...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Palace Square is a must see when in Warsaw.very nice castle and very nice square to sit and enjoy.

Thank Alon G
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, a bit crowdy but still ok. Nice musik and many opportunities to dine or drink sth.

Thank arditak2017
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This is not an isolated historical monument but a living, useful square. It is filled with buskers, barrows, musicians, and busy people using this to get from one part of town to another. It is the gateway to the Old Town, so a good place...More

Thank Professor04
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Laura P
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Response from Piotr M | Reviewed this property |
it should cost around 50-60 PLN, but there is a direct bus from the airport 175 , to the Old Town and it costs 4,40 PLN
25 November 2015|
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