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Went for One Thing

While I was at the Jan Matejko Museum, I saw a sign for a Rembrandt exhibit. So I got directions... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2016
jehenson81
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Sunday there is no charge

This was a small museum across the street from my hotel. I went on Sunday afternoon when the... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2016
Barb T
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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“nothing special - τίποτα το ιδιαίτερο”
Dec 4, 2016
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

da vinci 's lady with an Ermine was there. Now it is in the national museum of Krakow. Small museum , 30 mimutes max time to spend there. In a raining- cold day , you could go....

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

While I was at the Jan Matejko Museum, I saw a sign for a Rembrandt exhibit. So I got directions and headed off to the Arsenal Museum (aka the Museum of Ancient Art). After a little confusion as to where the place was, I found...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 3, 2016

This was a small museum across the street from my hotel. I went on Sunday afternoon when the museum is free. I enjoyed browsing the ancient artifacts and found the museum very interesting. A nice hour spent. In addition, a Rembrandt was currently being displayed....More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Small museum that is worth visiting. All the objects are located only in one room, so you won't be tired by the end of your visit. Even though it's small I enjoyed it more than ancient art galleries in huge museums. Here (probably because it...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 16, 2016

Wow! An unexpected lovely, albeit small, collection of Ancient Art including sculptures, stones, terracotta and wooden sarcophagi, parts of murals, ceramics (ancient collection of Greek vases), etc. dating back to the third millennium BC to the 7th century AD. There are also Egyptian sarcophagi and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

Visited this small museum on a Sunday when it was free for permanent exhibitions. Lots to see in the one room that was open from early sculptures, mummified animals and birds and Egyptian sarcophagi. All the artefacts are from Rome, Greece and Egypt. You can...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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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...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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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...More

Date of experience: September 2011
9  Thank Art_lover_Dallas
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Four Points Sheraton - is the location right for us? (2 Replies)
My husband and I will be spending 2 to 3 days in Brussels in April. I can get the Four Points Sheraton free with my air miles. I've been reading the reviews and forum posts trying to decide (we've never been to Brussels). I know it's not in the center but we're interested in art and architecture and are hoping to visit the Horta Museum, the Fondation Folon, the Van Buren Museum and possibly the Museum of Ancient Art (I read that much of it's collection isn't currently on display because...More
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Location-wise I think it's a very good choice for what you want to do. You can get there directly from Gare du Midi (terminus of the airport train) by 81 or 82 tram, direction Montgomery, to the Bailli stop on Ave. Louise. At Midi follow signs to "rue couverte", meaning under the railway bridge: not to the metro unless of course you want to get a public transport map from the ticket office there, which you could also do later at, say, Louise. You can buy tickets from a machine on the furthest...More