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National Museum, Warsaw

Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie - panoramio

National Museum, Warsaw

The National Museum in Warsaw is the national museum in Warsaw and the largest in the capital. It comprises a rich collection of ancient Egyptian, Greek and  Roman art,  an extensive gallery of Polish painting since the 16th century and a collection of European paintings. The museum also specialises in Nubian Christian art and Medieval Art.

The museum is also home to numismatic collections, a gallery of applied arts and a department of oriental art, with a large collection of Chinese art.

Masterpieces and Exhibits of the National Museum, Warsaw

Information on the the National Museum, Warsaw

National Museum, Warsaw:

  • Museum:                           National Museum, Warsaw
  • Polish:                                Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie
  • Established:                      1862
  • City:                                    Warsaw
  • Country:                            Republic of Poland
  • Location:                           Aleje Jerozolimskie 3, Warsaw, Poland

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