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Cracow Historical Museum - Old Market Underground

ul. Rynek Glowny 1, Krakow 31-042, Poland
+48 12 426 50 60
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ul. Rynek Glowny 1, Krakow 31-042, Poland
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Reviewed yesterday

It was certainly worth visiting but I think lacked a bit of consistency in terms of presenting history logically or in sequence. I found it hard to engage with at first but it did get better. The displays are sometimes a bit hard to see,...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Interesting info about the excavation of the market square and life in Krakow in the middle ages. We went on a Tuesday and got free tickets (you have to book online 14 days in advance) - worth a look if it doesn't cost! I enjoyed...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We didn't manage to get in here last year, but did this time. It was well worth re-visiting, a very very interesting museum showing the market square as it was through a few centuries. lots of information to take in and loads to see. When...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are interested in what is under the market place...take a trip underground to this museum. Top tip....if you plan to be here on a Tuesday, book 14 days ahead for free tickets.

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Interesting museum that flowed well. I liked the interactive facts but disliked the written facts because the lighting was poor so they were too hard to read. Be sure to make a reservation and this keeps the crowds low. The entrance is right in the...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum utilizes modern technology effectively to explore the history of Kraków. The history unfolds in fascinating displays.

Thank jane m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible to think what was found lying under the market square and that it's been unearthed so we can now enjoy it and learn about the history of the area. Booking essential so it doesn't get overcrowded and you have time to take in all...More

Thank SimonRHalifax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum could easily be described as a reconstruction of medieval Krakow. It seems a lot of time and effort have been spent here trying to liven up the history by using modern technology. There was an augmented Reality show, which I didn't know how...More

Thank MrebW_1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interactive, interesting muesuem, recommended for kids and adults. You can check your weight on the midlleaged scale:) Enjoy!

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to queue from around 10 am today as Tuesdays you get free entrance. We had to wait around a half hour and it was totally worth it - not just for the free entry. The exhibits, interactive screens, displays were all incredible and...More

Thank Martin R
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Hi, backpacks are prohibited from entering the museum. is there any safe place where we can leave our backpacks before entering the museum?
7 December 2016|
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Response from BBB-MLJ | Reviewed this property |
There's a baggage drop point at reception.
I only have time to visit The Wawel Cathedral (I am doing the Castle) or The Underground. I have seem about 40 Cathedrals across Europe. What do you all suggest? Thanks - Anne
28 July 2015|
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Response from PrzemasR | Reviewed this property |
The Underground is more interesting in this case.
Юлиана А
Цена входа в исторический музей?
18 February 2017|
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Response from Zhenya S | Reviewed this property |
По вторникам бесплатно, в остальные дни 19 злотых. Обязательна предварительная запись на время посещения, можно сделать это на сайте музея. Связано это с тем, что одновременно в музее может находиться только определенное... More
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