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The Royal Castle in Warsaw - Museum

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Address: Plac Zamkowy 4, Warsaw 00-277, Poland
Phone Number:
+48 22 355 51 70
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Serving as the central building of the Polish Commonwealth for many...

Serving as the central building of the Polish Commonwealth for many centuries, this castle was rebuilt after it was dynamited by German troops after the Warsaw uprising, and has been rebuilt to recreate the original castle's 17th-century architecture and interiors.

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For those who love history & the arts, the Royal Castle in Warsaw is a must visit attraction! Rich in Polish history, the Royal Castle museum is rich in historical events... read more

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Guwahati, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

For those who love history & the arts, the Royal Castle in Warsaw is a must visit attraction! Rich in Polish history, the Royal Castle museum is rich in historical events, paintings, wall murals and arts, the Royal furnishings and drapes of the past kings and queens simply take you back to another time. Don't miss a tour to the... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our visit to the Heritage Interpretation Centre reinforced the phenomenal undertaking involved in restoring the Old Town and the Royal Castle after all were reduced to rubble in the war. It truly is an outstanding achievement. The castle beautifully dominates plac Zamkowy and King Sigismund's Column framed against it create a breathtaking vista against the azure sky. Treasures and artworks... More 

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Amherst, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a little over two hours here and could have stayed longer. The castle interior is well maintained. We purchased the audio guide in addition to entrance ticket. It was well worth it. The audio guide is informative and interesting. You can listen to some, all and additional room,exhibit explanations.

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This castle is the only restored palace in the whole area. The outside is bland but the inside is spectacular. Many rooms reflect the splendor of the period. Thrones, paintings, fabulous ornamentation covered in gold. I recommend the audio guide to enhance your understanding of the rooms and circumstances. Count on a good hour.

Thank Robert L
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This site is worth a visit to see the history of the nation and their rulers. Beautiful palace with many paintings.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Including the audio tour - which is pretty much essential - this is the most expensive tourist ticket in Warsaw at ZL47. Regardless, it's well worth it. There's a lot to see and some of the palace rooms are 'wow' for sure. Sadly, although many of the paintings and furnishings are stunning, very few are authentic relics of the palace.... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot of luxury rooms with expensive materials!! The entrance is low, especially for groups and for children!!

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Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the better maintained Castles with vivid depiction of Polish history..creation of constitution,partition.The glass and the marble room aside the most captivating are the bright paintings depicting the Polish partition victory in wars and constitution,the head set gives you all that you need to know just type and proceed to hear what the room or the photo... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After Wilanow the next best attraction in Warsaw. Certainly worth a visit, but check when it is open. There can be some queues to get in.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Magnificent to see the castle restored to it's former glory! Entry is 17zlt pr person on Mondays - Saturdays (free on Sundays) (when this is written 17 pln/zlt is approx 4,5 EUR / 5 USD / 4 GBP) family pass at 11 zlt per person I recommend going there on weekdays since weekends are busy and with your entry you... More 

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