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City of Lodz History Museum

ul. Ogrodowa 15, Lodz 91-065, Poland
+48 42 254 90 00
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Very special beauty

The palace exterior and interior as well are both worth a visit. The room are funished with... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
Ronald B
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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I went to this museum when it opened at 10 am. I was the only visitor, until a group of school... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2017
St. Johns, Newfoundland
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ul. Ogrodowa 15, Lodz 91-065, Poland
+48 42 254 90 00
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The palace exterior and interior as well are both worth a visit. The room are funished with original items from the beginning of 1900. There is also an exhibition of the in Lodz born pianist Arthur Rubenstein who donated an immense mount of item to...More

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed May 28, 2017

I went to this museum when it opened at 10 am. I was the only visitor, until a group of school children arrived as I was leaving. It is off the Manufactura shopping center, but you have to exist the venue and walk around the...More

Thank judithyo
Reviewed May 24, 2017

....both are worthwhile, but the palace is the more interesting if you don't speak Polish. The rooms are fascinating, particularly the dining room which has fabulous plaster work and an art nouveau fire place with a peacock light. The other rooms are good also. The...More

Thank CaseyBe
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I hoped to visit this museum and spend nice time. Big mistake, Lodz is not City for tourists. Golden, long weekend and all acttractions closed. Big misunderstanding how it shall work.

Thank Wojciech S
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

The museum has about 15 rooms. Only 2 or 3 deal with the city. The rest are dedicated to the so-called Pantheon of Great People of Lodz. Moreover a lot of information is given only in Polish. That's strange. I was quite surprised to find...More

Thank OOlka
Reviewed September 25, 2016

First of all the Museum lacks theme or storyline but most of it is in Polish only. The building is great and it's full of things i do not understand. Walking room to room and i had no idea about what i was doing there....More

1  Thank Gylfi G
Reviewed August 22, 2016

City of Lodz History Museum - More the history museum of famous sons and daughters of Lodz. A lot of the older exhibits have information only in Polish. The newer stuff has English translations as well. There's a new art gallery. The Café is very...More

1  Thank TravellingPandaA2B
Reviewed July 29, 2016

This museum gives one a sense of what Lodz and Poland were prior the war and eastern block years. A modern country with a strong industrial base.

Thank John J
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The City Museum is housed in the beautiful palace which the Polish-Jewish industrialist Poznanski built alongside his vast industrial complex which today is the Manufaktura, the number one tourist destination for many in Lodz. Some of rooms of the palace are stunning (especially the dining...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed June 7, 2016

Once upon a time a Polish-Jewish industrialist by the name of Izrael Poznański who had built a textile empire in the city of Lodz bought a modest 2 storey home, then had it expanded and renovated into a magnificent Palace. Today that Palace at ul....More

1  Thank Freddie M
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