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A lovely house

It could use more explanations in English, but it's quite interesting as it is, and they let my... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
soli1501
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Interesting Museum

A rather small museum on the famous Polish compositor, but this wooden house in traditional... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2016
Goldmariesternchen
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Berlin, Germany
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10 Sep 2018
“A lovely house”
21 May 2018
“great polish composer”
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

It could use more explanations in English, but it's quite interesting as it is, and they let my eldest play the piano!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank soli1501
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Karol Szymanowski is a Polish composer, pianist, teacher and writer. Interesting muzuem - must visit during a stay in Zakopane

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank T0urist7
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I didn't know much about Karol Szymanowski so it was interesting. The traditional Podhale style house and furnishings helped us understand why Zakopane was a haven for creative people like him. It would be helpful if more of the descriptions were in English. We watched...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank sunandsand45
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Very good museum if you are interested in this composer. Beautiful wooden villa. There is a good film on show as well.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 5 January 2016

A rather small museum on the famous Polish compositor, but this wooden house in traditional Zakopane style is absolutely beautiful, especially the veranda. There are explanations in each room in both Polish and English. It is still better to make yourself acquainted with Szymanowski’s story...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Goldmariesternchen
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This very small museum in the life of Karol Szymanowski is clearly a work of love. You can visit it in about 15 minutes, listen to his music and view a short film about his life (in Polish). It is interesting enough but not worth...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank skink
Reviewed 17 July 2015

It's very nice to associate somebody's life to one of these nice Zakopane houses. Quick visit, for once a flyer in English, worth it if only to learn a little bit about this great composer.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank TeoSza
Reviewed 12 June 2014

I never heard of this composer before going on this tour. It was nice to visit the home and learn about this man, his work is something that would be unfortunate if forgotten. We had to wear this material cloth slips on our shoes. Lots...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank luvbitesnbruises
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Enhance your Zakopane exeperience by visiting this Museum. Excellent value and well presented. Well located within the town.

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Displays show origin and mechanics of unusual wood architecture characteristic of Zacopane

Date of experience: January 2012
2  Thank Xyz113
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