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National Museum

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pl. Powstancow Warszawy 5, Wroclaw 50-153, Poland
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

On Saturdays admission to this museum is free, and it is well worth it. The museum contains the largest collection of mediaeval art in Poland and specialises in religious wood carving from Silesia, which occupied the whole of the top floor. There are also very...More

Thank richtea212018
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

It is a small and not very important museum but for a section of 14th to 16th centuries with impressive wood sculptures and works in stone. Many of the important triptych from Wroclaw are in Warsaw but here ther are some very wonderful works. Art...More

Thank Yona S
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Three floors to visit. Included with the cost of Panorama Racławicka. Paintings from the area, as well as antiquities. Also some Asian exhibits as well. Exhibits from the 20th. century.

Thank PaulA4892
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited this Museum on a Saturday when the permanent collection is admission free, the only extra is if you wish to see the temporary exhibits. The permanent collection has a great deal of religious statuary and paintings and is by definition, rather specialist in...More

Thank bdon257
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Nice compact museum with lots of artifacts.Permenant exhibitions are free without any charge.Many artifacts are religion related.

Thank Arthur D
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Interesting samples of art, mostly paintings and some statues and objects, almost all from Poland. The museum is well organized and also includes a bar, which is not common in Poland. The new area of the permanent exhibition opened under the roof is amazing. It...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This museum had some interesting exhibits and exhibitions, most of them are included in the ticket you buy which also includes the panorama and the modern art. We expected a bit more. Has a nice building though.

Thank ChrysCy
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

we went to this museum shortly after 3.30 and they denied us entry, because of the heat they decided not to close at 5, but at 4 pm. Because of the heat they close an hour before! I've never seen anything like this in my...More

Thank Willeos
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Lower Silesian art tradition is not very well known outside of Poland and East Germany. In this museum you can admire several works of this tradition, from the Middle Age to the early 20th century. A couple of interesting oil on canvas by the great...More

Thank Giuseppe R
Reviewed July 24, 2018

This museum looks really beautiful on the outside - the inside is ok, but the interior feels a little boring. There are several guards in every room so you feel a bit watched, but I guess that's just for extra safety.

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The information on finding families is difficult in Poland at the best of times, as a lot of files have been lost, missed place or destroyed because of the second world war! You do have some good starting points to go from... More