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National Museum in Poznan

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Address: Al. Marcinkowskiego 9, Poznan 61-745, Poland
Phone Number: 48 61 856 80 00
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The Poznan museum exists from 1857. It was renamed to National Museum in...

The Poznan museum exists from 1857. It was renamed to National Museum in Poznan in 1950. It is one of the oldest, biggest and most important museums in Poland. You can find here paintings by J. Malczewski, O. Boznańska, modern art by Kantor, Stażewski, Kulik, Gustowska as well as European paintings, coffin portraits or a collection of portraits of Roman Emperors.

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Superb!

Great collection, superb activities for young children - makes then actually interested in art! Great location, very friendly staff. Amazing museum and kept in perfect condition!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Weronika M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great collection, superb activities for young children - makes then actually interested in art! Great location, very friendly staff. Amazing museum and kept in perfect condition!

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Thank Weronika M
Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Museum with polish and European painting and some modern polish art. The day we visited it was free entrance, but usually its 15 zloty.

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Thank Marius P
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

Love this museum - looking forward to coming back. I didn't know any Polish artists before coming here. I didn't know anything about their collection either. With surprise and joy I found out that Polish art in the beginning of 20th century may be characterised as a late impressionism with a light touch of romantism. Some are masterpieces. he portrait... More 

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Thank Galine E
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I was favorably impressed by the depth of their collection. Emphasis is on Polish artists. I don't think I had heard of any of them before but some excellent works, especially the impressionists. They also have a couple of French impressionist works alongside the Poles. Also a small but good collection of Italian medieval and Renaissance as well as Spanish.... More 

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Thank merlot1234
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

I was here last week and I wish I had time to make several trips over a few days. It's a lot bigger than expected and I spent hours on the Polish art. I was seriously impressed by this place. The Polish art was refreshing and the rooms with Dutch/Flemish art and Italian art were great too. Admission is super... More 

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Thank BlueDakota23
Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Not the most original museum in terms of set-up but its contemporary art collection contained a couple of impressive paintings by Polish artists.

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Thank Hannelore M
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This museum boasts the largest collection of Spanish art in Poland, additionally the gallery houses modern Polish Impressionists, as well as Dutch, Flemish and Italian art. Externally decorated with murals on the rear elevation. Free entrance on Saturdays.

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Thank bdon257
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

National museums are great places to visit. If you can do it on Saturday, then it is free. A lot of interesting exhibitions

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Thank Ania K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

The national museum is a very nice gallery. The rooms are large and most of the art is Polish There are some English information but it probably is a good idea to get an audio guide

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Thank bradyboy2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Very nice gallery of European and polish art. There is even Monet, Franz von Stuck, Bassano, Tintoretto, Jose Ribeira and others. Very interesting to see TADEUSZ MAKOWSKI, Jozef Mehoffer, Marian Wawrzeniecki obras. Recommended to everyone who is interested in arts and culture.

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