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Castle Square (Plac Zamkowy)

Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Located in Old Town, this picturesque open plaza was built in 1821 and features the King Zygmunt III column in its center.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another of the large scales in the old city, and a natural progression from new to old as one travels into the old town. There is not necessarily a lot to see here, but it is a case where the journey itself is the destination.

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a stunning place to be. Full of tourists and local children getting educated on their local history.

Thank Nosyrudeman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Picturesque square adjacent to the Royal Castle. Zygmunt's Column is the focal point. Colorful buildings contain shops and restaurants. The Heart of Warsaw.

Thank Wesley C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see...take the horse and buggy ride through the city. The driver explained the history and culture of the Polish people; and a relaxed way to get around.

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large area to view the palace and the statue. It is beautiful and you can sit and have a meal and a drink and enjoy the ambience.

Thank colleencanberra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a tour through the restored castle and streets. It's worth a visit to see how much of the city was destroyed and the amazing job that has been done to reconstruct it. Plus see the two Rembrandts

Thank janenz55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have been to other European cities with stunning vistas, then the Castle Square might seem a bit disappointing. But that being said, Warsaw is a beautiful city; green, spacious and not very crowded (unlike many other European cities!). Taking a stroll through the...More

1  Thank Sajna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was wonderful to meander and see the various stalls - street entertainers - restaurants. On a summer day it was possible to walk and stop for coffee/wine/food as we pleased. We passed at least teo concerts playing Chopin but unfortunately we didn't have time...More

Thank janet r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful and big square at the entrance to the old city. Restaurants, cafes, street entertainers, many tourists...Beautiful architecture everywhere you look. Also, from this square you can see highway and city stadium.

Thank lelujam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was there in weekend. It takes two hours. I enjoyed this place. I saw the throne and many royal items. I visited rembrandt hall.

Thank mohab m
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Laura P
Hi Does anyone know how much a taxi would cost to here from the Warsaw Airport?
4 May 2016|
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Response from Piotr M | Reviewed this property |
it should cost around 50-60 PLN, but there is a direct bus from the airport 175 , to the Old Town and it costs 4,40 PLN
Hi, I was wondering if the Museum was open on New Years Day? Thanks, Amy
25 November 2015|
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