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National Museum in Warsaw

ul. Aleje Jerozolimskie 3, Warsaw 00-495, Poland
+48 22 629 30 93
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The National Museum in Warsaw houses a world class collection of art and artifacts stretching from antiquity all the way up to the modern day. Visitors will find ancient relics from the Nubian region, which hold a unique permanent home of display unseen anywhere else in Europe, the most important and groundbreaking works from Polish artists of the 19th Century, and a groundbreaking and historically crucial display of artworks from the 20th and 21st centuries. The National Museum in Warsaw is a must-see on any trip to the city.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“polish art” (22 reviews)
“jan matejko” (10 reviews)
“old masters” (9 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
ul. Aleje Jerozolimskie 3, Warsaw 00-495, Poland
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+48 22 629 30 93
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Reviewed yesterday

I enjoyed all sections of this museum, as there are many delightful surprises across different media and times. For example, the beautiful sashes woven and embroidered and worn by Polish nobility were unexpected and superb. However, the two highlights for me were the Coptic frescoes...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was surprised by interesting permanent and temporary exhibitions. They were wast and really interesting with all the necessary information provided about every single piece

Thank MindaugasK_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice museum with great permanent and temporary exhibit. Normal entrance is 15 pln and 20 including the temporary Hungarian photo exhibition which was quite nice. You will see plenty of polish history represented in fine art. It should take about 3...More

Thank daesquiv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance fee to the museum was 15PLN each. We arrived at the opening time and started on the top floor in order to avoid a large party of excited young schoolchildren. There is a collection of old Masters. Unusually for us we were most...More

Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Medium sized museum with a wide range of different art and cultural heritage. Enjoy the art of Polish masters and artworks of Polish history. There is also a modern art part.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, when i visited it, the gallery of the 19th century art was closed!!!! I was extremely disappointed bc i already went there to see Signac, Renoir and Gierymski! However, the museum has countless masterpieces and i did have a great time there contemplating Brueghel,...More

Thank SamMakari
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Among the many unusual things you can find in Warsaw's National Museum is a gallery devoted to Faras, a Christian civilization in what is today Sudan, that lasted for a number of centuries. This gallery contains exhibits that can only otherwise be found in Khartoum....More

1  Thank Maria A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum is worth visiting if you like art. A lot of art works from polish artists which I admired a lot. It s not huge but a good size museum.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has quite a bit of old artworks- paintings, fresques and more than anything else- wooden altar pieces. Highly recommended for history buffs.

Thank Nikita K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I was quite surprised about the large diversity of the floors and exhibition parts: - religious life in the Middle ages - Old Masters - Renessaince Art - Polish paintings - 1800s - modern collection. All-in-all it was a bit too big to take in...More

Thank Drazsika
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