On a visit to Warsaw you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Warsaw. These places are what Warsaw is all about. These must see places in Warsaw will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Stare Miasto, Warszawa, Poland
You’d need a day to fully appreciate the sights of this wonderful, atmosphere thick and historic neighbourhood. Most of what you’ll see here was carefully reconstructed after widespread destruction in WWII. Carry a camera, for you’ll find endless reasons to click away. Visit the Church of the Holy Cross and the Grave of the Unknow...
This massive park is a Warsaw weekend favourite. It’s approximately 80 acres provide a much needed contrast to the city’s otherwise austerely coloured architecture. It’s filled with a palace, flowers, statues, monuments and wildlife. Tourists also find it a lovely break from Warsaw’s usually depressing museums and attraction...
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Plac Defilad 1, 00-901 Warszawa, Poland
08:00 am - 11:30 pm
Pretty much all those who live close by hate this building, the tallest in Poland and certainly the most prominent in Warsaw. It was built by the Soviets, and thus is seen as a sign of unwelcome Russian dominance.
It’s also said to greatly detract from the city’s aesthetic appeal. A running joke goes that the only place to tolerate the ...
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Plac Zamkowy 4, 00-277 Warszawa, Poland
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The official residence of the Polish monarchs, this castle located right in the castle square of Warsaw and has the great historical charm which is unmissable. A historical monument, national museum and a UNESCO world heritage site, the castle was of utmost strategic and political importance to the city. The royal castle was destroyed in the World ...
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Okólnik 1, Warszawa, Poland
11:00 am - 08:00 pm
Dedicated to the world famous composer who created divine masterpieces in the field of music and who is considered as one of the eternal and timeless musicians of the world. This museum has two branches and spread over five levels of exhibition space, has precious manuscripts of Chopin that were obtained from his family and relatives.
The museum al...
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Grzybowska 79, Warszawa, Poland
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
The museum has a single purpose to tell the story of it’s namesake, when in WWII, the Polish resistance Home Army tried to retake Warsaw from Germany. It was the single largest resistance effort in Europe in the entire war. The museum tries to tell the story of this uprising in it’s every facet, whether in the form of weapons used or lo...
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Stanisława Kostki Potockiego 10/16, 02-958 Warsaw, Poland
09:30 am - 04:00 pm
This is one of Poland’s first public museums. It’s a bit remarkable that the museum even functions today, considering that most of its exhibits were annexed by the Nazi’s in WWII, but thankfully these were repatriated. Modelled on the Versailles by King John III Sobieski for his French wife, the palace is in the Baroque style. Its...
The origin of this rather futuristic looking building is a bit curious. Radio Polski once use to organise science picnics, which were mainly directed at the children of Warsaw. During these picnics, natural and scientific phenomena were explored in a rather hands on manner. As popularity in this activity grew, the authorities used EU funds to build...
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Aleje Jerozolimskie 3, Warszawa, Poland
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
The museum’s main collections comprise of ancient art, polish art, numismatics (coin collections), applied art and oriental art and all of these are quite extensive. The museum underwent some display changes recently, when the collections were rearranged by theme rather than by historical period.
Of special interest are the Faras Gallery, whi...
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Plac Marszałka Jozefa Piłsudskiego, Warszawa, Poland
A monument dedicated to polish soldiers who fought with valour for their motherland in the World War 1, tomb of unknown soldiers will leave you affected. Located on the Pilsudski square, this memorial is the only surviving part of the Saxon palace which was occupied in World War 2.
Lit by an eternal flame in the memory of the soldiers, there is a change of guard every hour all year long.
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Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
12:01 am - 12:00 am
One of the most prestigious cities of Poland, this iconic street is surrounded by historic palaces, churches and manor houses. This royal avenue is must visit as majority of the highlights of the city like old town, royal castle-castle square, Presidential Palace, Warsaw University and the Polish Academy of Sciences are located here.
A must-do walking tour on your trip to Warsaw!
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A neighbourhood in the Warsaw city with some prominent monuments, good restaurants and a quintessential European charm! Has pre-war architecture, and you can enjoy the view of the old town. Deserves a stroll!
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Junction ul. Miodowa and Krakowskie Przedmiescie, Warsaw, Poland
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The historic square in front of the royal castle is a popular tourist hub. With festivities, performances and activities lined up to entertain its visitors, the square is also a landmark because of its historic importance. The square was resurrected after its total demolition in various periods of Polish and stands as a mark of hope and future for ...
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Agrykoli 1, 00-460 Warszawa, Poland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Known as the palace on water, be here for admiring the opulent palace with charming decor. This 18th palace is set in scenic gardens, amidst a huge lake which adds to the beauty of the place, this place is worth visiting on your trip.
The interior gives you a glimpse of the royal lifestyle and the collectibles form the royal family are worth observ...
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Ratuszowa 1/3, 03-461 Warszawa, Poland
Home to 4000 animals of 500 different species and spread over 40 hectares is the Warsaw Zoological garden also known as Warsaw Zoo.
With two indoor pools, outdoor pools, indoor walks and paddocks are made available. African elephants, Hippopotamus and shark aquarium are also a point of interest. Ideal for family and kids!