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Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants' houses, this lively square is filled with street vendors, cafes, shops, galleries and some of Warsaw's top restaurants.
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Warsaw, Poland
Stare Miasto
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you walk around you cannot help being amazed at the buildings as many photos of 1945 show it as a mass site of destruction. The new post war building repairs have been duplicated very close to the original pre war days. There are many...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Pixelcount
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must if you visiting Warsaw. Take a stroll along the Kings Way to the Old Town, go inside Royal Castle for a tour and study history of the old town. Afterwards, go to the square, sit down in one of the cafeterias...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kate T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The square in the middle of the old town has some beautiful buildings, Royal castle and the Presidential Palace all at hand easy walking. Go for an early walk as the square gets very busy.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ross W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to see but not during sunny weekend, the best time for visiting old town is late evening or during week days

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Artur123456789
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a square situated in the heart of the Old Town with plenty of places where you can have a drink or to eat something(inside if its cold or outside if its sunny and hot)

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank alexandruNicolae87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let's be honest - there are many people here, no matter when. Nevertheless, u should be one of them. I know, crowd could be annoying, but don't think about this. U have here Castle Square (better go there), one of the most important place in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dutkowska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the Old City it worth a visit. Plenty of places to stop and eat or have a drink. Also, some good shopping.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The square is surrounded by many restaurants and cafes offers you authentic Polish culinary. Some artist sale the painting and in the night become more live with attractions from street artist, from singing and dancing to pyrotechnics shows. Walk in the afternoon time is very...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank faozanrizal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical plaza but lacks something. The shops around are good and restaurant's are expensive. Get away and walk the side streets, find that lil gem...

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Tandil19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will visit and spend time here. You will shop and maybe eat here. Lots of people and many birds. Central small fountain. Hard to photo with outdoor restaurant seating and some construction

Date of experience: September 2019
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Joy B
April 1, 2017|
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Response from Ms M | Reviewed this property |
Between 140-170 zlotys
November 28, 2016|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Its not an open air market. Restaurants are open late and some tourist shops are open pretty late.
November 21, 2016|
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Response from DH19542014 | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea of the excact date but I know that around mass the rink is open.