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Tatra Museum

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The main building of the Tatra Museum is a valuable monument of architecture in the Zakopane Style. It was built between 1913 and 1922 to a design worked out jointly by Stanislaw Witkiewicz (façade) and Franciszek Mączyński (technical design...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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ul. Krupowki 10, Zakopane 34-500, Poland
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

The Tatra Museum has many branches besides just its Main Building, and it is a great way to get to know the history and culture of Zakopane. Although the descriptions are only in Polish, it is still easy to follow the exhibits. Artwork, historical artifacts,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

Set back from the street, the main museum is a multistoried plaster and stone house on ul Krupowki. The name of the museum is over its front door which faces a side street; there may be no signage on the side of the house that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

A very interesting museum of the history of Zakopane named after Tytus Chałubiński. Must visit and especially when the weather will not be perfect.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

This is the key musuem of Zakopane and the Tatra region and forma a pivotal base for the rest of the museum network which are dotted in different villas of the Zakopane style around the town. Here you can see examples of the local Tatra...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank DollyBirdScotland
Reviewed December 13, 2017

We had a guide that took us from Krakow so it was great to have someone explaining the artifacts and exhibits since everything seems to be in Polish. I think there may be a entrance fee but our guide had it covered so im not...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

We went here purely because my fiancé really wanted to see the taxidermy animals upstairs. There appeared to be quite a lot of stuff in the museum regarding the history of the local area and it's culture however nothing was written in English so we...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Nice little Museum off fhe main street. You can learn more about Tatra mountains history and topography. Worth visiting. Admission fee is low and will cost roughly £1.50.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 8, 2017

It,s a different mountain from the others you can reach it by car by cable car .there are a lot of things to do (activities) tobagan run ec . Long street with market . A place to visit for sure . Last but not least...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Xylonalydon
Reviewed June 21, 2017

The Tatra Mountain Museum is right off of the pedestrian street in Zakopane. There were wildlife and geological exhibits and lots of old photos detailing the history of the area. Most of the information is in Polish only but it is still an interesting museum...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed June 15, 2017

By comparison to everything surrounding it, this museum is downright quaint, unfortunately, it seems all of the money in town has gone to updating everything else and passed it by. There's some interesting items on display but without a guide it would be rather light...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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