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Museum Gallery of the 19th Century Polish Art

Rynek Glowny 3, Krakow 31-042, Poland
+48 12 426 50 60
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Rynek Glowny 3, Krakow 31-042, Poland
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Relatively small museum. Only 4 halls. It's great, because you will not get tired from the long exploration. And collections! Incredible! I could have watched and do nothing more. I have fallen in love with Polish Symbolism, Expressionism and Impressionism. Great pieces of works.

1  Thank Anna W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I know nothing about Polish art but generally love 19th century art so we came here as we had time. My bf was resistant (doesn't generally do anything post-medieval) but even her enjoyed it. As with all the sites in Krakow you get a story...More

Thank JanetPom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing jewel like collection of some stunning art! Only four rooms, each with a different theme but truly awe-inspiring. Fabulous opportunity to get really up close to master pieces (none are behind glass or barriers) to see the texture of the brush strokes. Some...More

Thank johntSE27
Reviewed 11 March 2017

There are some artists in this museum which should be better known, and were they French, say, they'd be famous. The best rooms are the ones first to the left when you enter and then the one to the right. Allow about 1 to 1...More

Thank JSNYC645
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Wonderful experience. I would imagine a family visit would be worthwhile. Children can get involved with all the interactive features.

1  Thank jeanv22017
Reviewed 13 February 2017

blown away by a great collection of really haunting art works. magnificent paintings on a massive scale, haunting images of eastern europe, great character studies.....i found the whole exhibition really absorbing.....even if you don't have much time its worth the 9 zloty entrance fee.

Thank r.parker99
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This gallery is situated in the Clothier's Hall in the Middle of the Market Square. It houses Polish paintings of the 19th-beginning 20th century. Especially interesting are paintings by Jan Matejko, Gierymski, Podkowiński, Malczewski.

Thank Mariusz M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Ok, I might have missed the signs that tell you to leave your coat before entering. But this doesn't excuse the fact that the ticket office person didn't tell us, the cloakroom attendant watched us walk by and when we went into the first room...More

Thank millomite
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This small gallery above the Cloth Hall has an interesting selection of paintings, many depict the struggles of the Polish people. Some painting are huge! It is easy to spend an hour here and it has free admission one day a week.

Thank bltraveleurope
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Went there with actually low expectations expecting to see a lot of modern art, but was pleasantly surprised to some assume works of art dating throughout the ages. Here are some of Poland's most accomplished artists work of art. It was truly inspirational and enjoyed...More

1  Thank Timothy L. C
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Sophie R
19 November 2016|
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Response from lusha7 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Andy B, you'll find that most places will be closed on 01 January, 31 Dec there will be lots of parties and I'm guessing that the next day everyone is too tired and/or hung over to do any sightseeing. However if... More
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