Cloth Hall

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  • Address: Cloth Hall (Sukiennice), Rynek Glowny 1 - 3, Krakow, Poland (Stare Miasto)
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 48-124221166
  • Ticket Price: 12 PLN
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museums, Cafe, Restaurant, Shopping Center, Family And Kids, Architecture , Neighborhoods
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Bang in the middle of the Main Market Square, at the heart of this city, is the Cloth Hall (known as Sukiennice in Polish). A commercial space it was used by international traders to barter and sell goods in days of old. Slowly the system of trade changed and now the Cloth Hall houses many commercial shops and stalls. Some call it one of the oldest shopping centres still functioning. And it is a beautiful building, with renovations from different eras. A little pricier than most of the other places, this is prime realty after all, you can pick up many things here, from small souvenirs to jewellery. Also on these levels are many food stalls and cafes, stop for a bite and a lovely view. On the upper floors you will find the Sukiennice museum, which has a premier collection of 19th century Polish art (for non-art aficionados, the 19th century was a particularly productive and influential time for Polish artists) and some great 20th century Polish masters.

Cloth Hall Travel Tips

  • Buy a coffee at one of the cafes and enjoy a view of the square on the house.
  • You can get souvenirs for less expensive prices and better quality at other shops outside the Market.
  • Flash photography and tripods are not allowed in the museum.
  • Plenty of food stalls and restaurants in the market and around the area.

Entrance Ticket Details For Cloth Hall

Cloth Market is open everyday.

Sukiennice Museum

  • Adults : 12 Zloty, Children, students and senior citizens : 6 Zloty.
  • Family ticket (five members) : 24 Zloty.

Tickets to the Terrace

  • Adults : 2 Zloty, Children, students and senior citizens : 1 Zloty.
  • Family ticket (five members) : 4 Zloty.

Cloth Hall Hours

Museum Timings 

  • Tuesday - Thursday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
  • Friday and Saturday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.
  • Sunday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

How to Reach Cloth Hall

  • The buses numbered 124, 152, 304, 424, 502 and the trams numbered 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 24 and 52 can be taken here. The stop is the Main Market Square.

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  • Cloth Hall Address: Cloth Hall (Sukiennice), Rynek Glowny 1 - 3, Krakow, Poland (Stare Miasto)
  • Cloth Hall Contact Number: 48-124221166
  • Cloth Hall Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Cloth Hall Price: 12 PLN
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  • 52.34% of people who visit Krakow include Cloth Hall in their plan

  • 46.43% of people start their Cloth Hall visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Cloth Hall

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

53.57% of people prefer walking in order to reach Cloth Hall

People normally club together Czartoryski Museum and Cafe Philo while planning their visit to Cloth Hall.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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