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Museum of Ancient Art

Address: ul. Pijarska 8, Krakow, Poland (Stare Miasto)
Phone Number: +48 12 422 55 66
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Ranked #152 of 232 things to do in Krakow
Type: Specialty museums, Museums
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Type: Specialty museums, Museums

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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Bath, United Kingdom
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163 reviews 163 reviews
65 attraction reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

This is just one huge room with about 20 cabinets and display cases and some statues. The items are labelled in English and Polish so you know what you’re looking at. We stayed around 45 minutes but had allowed more time for our visit as we didn’t realise it was a small place. Would suggest many people would not stay... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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267 reviews 267 reviews
152 attraction reviews
270 helpful votes 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

This is one of the most extraordinary collections of ancient art. It rivals the Met in NYC in terms of depth for ancient Egyptian art. It is a further testament to the depth of cultural appreciation of the Polish people, and to the generosity of those individuals who gifted their collections to the museum. To call this a "treasure" is... More 

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