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Warsaw Museums

Trip to Poland (18)

Museums in Warsaw 

Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland and stands on the Vistula River where its historical Old Town was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Warsaw is one of Europe’s most dynamic metropolitan cities. Together with Frankfurt, London and Paris, Warsaw is one of the cities with the highest number of skyscrapers in the European Union.

The city is the home of the University of Warsaw, the Warsaw Polytechnic, the National Museum, the Great Theatre National Opera, the largest of its kind in the world, and the Zachęta National Gallery of Art.

Warsaw Museums


  • Capital:                                Warsaw
  • Polish:                                  Warszawa
  • Country:                              Republic of Poland
  • National language            Polish
  • Population                         3 million Metro

Map of Warsaw:


“A guest sees more in an hour than the host in a year.” Polish Proverb



Photo Credit:  By ANBI (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons