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The Fryderyk Chopin Museum

Address: Okólnik 1, Warszawa, Poland


Set in a baroque castle Ostrogski, standing on the banks of the Vistula. The origins of the museum date back to the 30th The twentieth century. In 1935, the then Chopin Institute, founded by prominent representatives of culture, began to purchase and collect several valuable manuscripts from the composer's relatives. The museum houses the largest collection of Chopin memorabilia in the world. It includes autographs, notes, letters, manuscripts, works and items belonging to the composer, piano and personal belongings. Valuable and moving exhibits two death masks and the cast of his hand. The newly opened museum in the renovated Ostrogski is the most modern biographical museum in Europe. Multimedia exhibitions and touch screens - the real world meets here with the virtual. The ticket to enter the magical world of the electronic ticket. Using it you can hear commentary in several languages, and listen to music. The average tourist, musicologist, and even a child - everyone will find something for everyone. The museum was designed so that each individual and in accordance with their interests can create your own route sightseeing. The exhibition consists of fifteen rooms, each one creates a separate 'mini. It can therefore be seen as Chopin lived stroll through Warsaw, then his "Paris", listen to the twittering of birds in Nohant, the scent of violets favoritesChopin flowers, meet women, which the composer was displeased, listen to his songs ... Finally, enter the room of death, which is designed as a big black box.


Monday: closed

Thusday: 11:00 - 20:00

Wednesday: 11:00 - 20:00

Thursday: 11:00 - 20:00

Friday: 11:00 - 20:00

Saturday: 11:00 - 20:00

Sunday: 11:00 - 20:00


Visiting time: 1h

Normal ticket: 22 PLN

Half-fare ticket: 13 PLN

Additional information

normal - 22 PLN, reduced - 13 PLN, group normal - 18 PLN, group reduced - 11 PLN, Family ticket - 62 PLN Free admission on Tuesdays

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The Fryderyk Chopin Museum
Okólnik 1, Warszawa, Poland


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