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Zacheta Gallery (Galeria Zacheta)

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Address: Pl. Malachowskiego 3, Warsaw, Poland
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An interesting - though small - art gallery

When visiting Galeria Zacheta during January 2017 I found great interest in the temporary Folk Art exhibition. It provided an interesting view of art under communism and reminded... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Achitofel
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Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Warsaw, Poland
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Zacheta gallery is in a old beautiful palace and offers the interested visitor a great experience in modern art. Changing exhibitions are always interestingly curated.

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Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

When visiting Galeria Zacheta during January 2017 I found great interest in the temporary Folk Art exhibition. It provided an interesting view of art under communism and reminded me my childhood in Israel, which was a socialistic country under strong Russian influence.

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Thank Achitofel
Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

it is a very classical building from the outside but inside the feeling of modern and contemporary art is permanent. even if you are not an art buff, go and visit zacheta as you will be surprised by the variety and quality of the exposed objets.the video shows were also interesting . a definitive must see unlike the ethnic museum... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I visited the gallery one evening and there were four exhibitions there, one of which was of Polish folklore following WWII. There is a cloak room at the entrance that doesn't charge. I purchased the standard entry with the exhibition brochure, which describes all of the exhibitions in further detail. The architecture of building is worth seeing inside and out.... More 

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Blagoveshchensk, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Worth visiting if you like contemporary polish art. There's also a good bookshop inside. The building itself is great as well, but now is being renovated.

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Thank eZimowski
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful building with good contemporary art exhibition. It was a pity 2 of the 3 exhibitions were only in Polish - and did not have english subtitles - so I couldn't understand the videos and documentaries. Worth visiting if you are an art lover.

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Thank Camila T
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Zachęta offers a great artistic experience almost every time for stupid cheap (1pln if you're a student with Thursdays free for everyone). Nothing to loose and a lot to gain, as the gallery often hosts up to three separate exhibitions, catering to a wide range of tastes.

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Thank Mateusz P
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The setting is a beautiful neo-Renaissance building from the nineteen hundreds, one of the few buildings that survived the Nazi occupation, but on the inside you get the most contemporary of polish art, with some Balkan and generally European artists too. It's a really enjoyable experience and one you wouldn't want to miss if you enjoy great contemporary art.

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Thank pablogday
Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

interesting and inspiring. I spent there some time with family and friends. Great exhibition. Wonderful building with great interiors.

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Peyia, Cyprus
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Very small exhibition, uninteresting exhibition. There is so much to see in this town that I would say this is not worth a minute of your time. Very poor.

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