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Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie

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Serving as the central building of the Polish Commonwealth for many centuries, this castle was rebuilt after it was dynamited by German troops after the Warsaw uprising, and has been rebuilt to recreate the original castle's 17th-century...more
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Plac Zamkowy 4, Warsaw 00-277, Poland
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+48 22 355 51 70
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although almost totally destroyed, this has been rebuilt to its magnificence. The Poles realised what could happen and removed artefacts before the destruction. We were there for two hours enjoying the stunning rooms and displays. There is a lovely coffee shop which serves delicious coffee...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rebuilt form ground level ruins. Each piece of former inner decoration and paintures was saved during the II WW by private people from fire, and war theft. Restauration remarkable and gide gives overview on the castle life and Polish history. Nice rest in the Castle...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went into the ticket office to see how much entry to the castle was, only to find out it was free in November! The castle has an interactive set of rooms that you can visit to find out more about the history of Warsaw...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These museum artefacts are extremely culturally and historically significant. some of the photos are priceless for what they convey. However getting through the maze is very difficult. It is though you are expected to know which way to go. The staff were generally helpful but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At this time many of the rooms are closed but what you can see is period rooms, many mirrors and the 2 Rembrandts. It may be worth hiring the audio-guide but I didn't have a lot of time. Probably best to make a short visit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Royal Castle stands on the Castle square at the entrance to the old town and was the seat of the Polish monarchy. As with most of the old town, it was destroyed by the Nazis and has been rebuilt to its original plan. The...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful paintings and nice stuffs to see, bit nothing worth the ticket. If you need an audio guide you hat to pay extra 70 polish currency. They were even so many people employed there in each room min one but even 2-3. They looked only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Royal Castle is one place I would like to visit, but I did not expect that there was an exhibition for "Sign of Freedom", which showed the history of how Poland gaining independence. I intended to visit Warsaw Uprising Museum and Royal Castle. However it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank YoyoC114
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not expensive and very interesting to visit. Around 1 hour for the Castle and you can take an audio-guide + temporary exposition

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank claudepour
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Oil painting collection inside the Royal Palace. Try to go there on Wednesday----the only day with free admission.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Deborah A
September 8, 2017|
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Response from Sam3400 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's what i did and just like every other museum/castle in Warsaw, there were only few people in line.
November 23, 2016|
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Response from B1714D | Reviewed this property |
With your ticket you get an illustrated leaflet with map and short description of the most interesting rooms. Also, as you tour the rooms THERE ARE explanations on stands both on Polish and English. It's enough if you're not... More
Aimie G
January 29, 2016|
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Response from MindeeBrown | Reviewed this property |
I would say three to four because I also visited the Gallery there (separate entrance fee- well worth it) You are better to allow more time and if you leave early there are dozens of great restaurants around the castle to... More