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“Picturesque.”

Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow
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Ranked #8 of 346 things to do in Warsaw
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Picturesque.”
Reviewed January 22, 2013

Excellently restored, impressive royal palace and gardens. Colourful!
Good to see it in the snow, large lake at the back, completely frozen!

Visited January 2013
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“Must see in Warsaw”
Reviewed December 30, 2012

Beautiful, a must see when in Warsaw. Great architecture and gardens. Something you don't want to miss.

Visited December 2012
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Warsaw, Poland
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“Beautiful gardens!”
Reviewed November 19, 2012

Wilanow Palace is a wonderful Baroque royal residence. The whole building is surounded by beautiful gardens when you can take a walk.
Inside the palace you can fins the museum with exhibition.
The exposition consists of two parts: on the first floor, there is the GALLERY OF THE POLISH PORTRAIT, where you can see the effigies of the Polish monarchs collected over the centuries, representatives of great magnate families, participants of national uprisings, eminent artists and people honored by Poland. Their authors are often prominent Polish and foreign painters.

Visited May 2012
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Fairfax, Virginia
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“Very Beautiful”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

We visited here and we walked in the house and throughout the gardens. The place is really beautiful. It was free the entire month of November, we really enjoyed that.

Visited November 2012
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“For history connoisseurs”
Reviewed November 1, 2012

Real fans of history will never be bored in that place. Starting from the overall view on amazing palace we went inside where you can spend hours. The beginning was rather average, many rooms and corridors with paintings of Polish kings and nobility. It get interesting after a while and we can see all the beautifully furnished chambers and offices. Pay attention to details. Each furniture or decoration has an amazing touch that proves how long it took to create a masterpiece. This place shows the years of glamour.
We used only audioguides and it was absolutely enough. Ladies securing each room were very helpful and passionate about the place, very patiently answering all our questions.
If you are not interested in Polish history nor you do not want to be aware of it, do not waste your time and go somewhere else :)
After visit you may go and enjoy traditional Polish cuisine in one of Palace's restaurants located at the entrance.
Hint: take bus 117 from the city center or 519 ( express line). You are there in no time.

Visited October 2012
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