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Surrounded by beautiful seventeenth- and eighteenth-century merchants' houses, this lively square is filled with street vendors, cafes, shops, galleries and some of Warsaw's top restaurants.
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Warsaw 99-200, Poland
Stare Miasto
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Reviewed today

The old and historic town of Warsaw is an amazing place to walk around and discovery details about the architecture and Polish life style, especially because we learned that it was almost 100% blown up by the German Army during WWII and then they restored...More

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Reviewed today

Beautiful place to hang around, listen to spontaneous musicians in the open air and visit the City Museum which is right there.

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Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed spending some time in the Old Town Square during our recent trip to Warsaw. It has traditional style tall buildings on all four sides & many restaurants which have seating in the square. Right at the centre of the place is a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed yesterday

The Warsaw old town phase been completely destroyed by fire form the Germans during the 2nd worlld war. It is a great surprise to see this place today comepringif with the photos after the fire. This is an ideal place to walk, have a coffe...More

Thank Christos A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing We ask to order a bottle of Prosecco and the waiter said us “it’s 100 Zlotys”. When the bill arrived, we have to pay 131 zlotys! They are absolutely not correct with tourist and dishonest! Never never never coming back here! They take advantage...More

Thank Julien H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although Warsaw was literally rebuilt from scratch (85%), the old town is still worth visiting. It was rebuilt after WWII based on old drawings of the city to ensure authenticity and true to the original establishment. The square has a mermaid statue holding a sword...More

Thank Vivian T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Old Town Market Square is a concentration if buildings which escaped the destruction of WW2 and some of them were indeed rebuilt to the old design. It is a portrait of what Warsaw should have looked like prior to 1939. There is such an...More

Thank Nuno F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Among all the Old Town Market Square that we had been around Poland, must say that this one is the least exciting one. Not as vibrant and exciting as the other cities. Decent exploration. Great selections of restaurant and bars for everyone

Thank Michele H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old town market is an inseparable part of Old town. The square is large, beautiful and can only be fully appreciated when a guide provides you a narrative that explains its history. Visually, it is beautiful and spacious. We never tried the restaurants, pubs and...More

Thank NorthStar539677
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge crowd during the weekends with lots of out door restaurants, music and art. People from different countries come here. A must visit place in Warsaw.

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1 April 2017|
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Response from Ms M | Reviewed this property |
Between 140-170 zlotys
Chin Chin L
28 November 2016|
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Response from Daniel G | Reviewed this property |
Its not an open air market. Restaurants are open late and some tourist shops are open pretty late.
21 November 2016|
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Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know an exact date. Maybe you can google this on the nett or look up events for around Christmas. Sorry I could not be more help!