The Warsaw Uprising Museum

The 1944 Uprising in Warsaw was one of the biggest battles of resistance against the Nazi in Europe during WWII and brought almost complete destruction of the city. The Museum tells the story of tragic events of August and Spetember 1944 in a multimedia-based way. It’s an enthralling journey through the history of the struggle of the people of Warsaw for independence. 

It’s also one of very few museums in Warsaw open on Mondays. What’s more, on that particular day, it’s free of charge.

Where: Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego (The Warsaw Uprising Museum).

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When: everyday, except for Tuesday. 8am-6pm, except for Thursdays: 10am-8pm.

How much: free (on Mondays); 14/10 zł other days.

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The Poster Museum

Visit the first Poster Museum in the world with an astonishing collection of Polish art posters, something our country has been famous for ever since the 1950s. Current exhibitions features works of Stefan Norblin.

Where: Muzeum Plakatu (The Poster Museum).

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When: Monday: 12pm-4pm; Wednesday: 10am-6pm; other days: 10am-4pm.

How much: free (on Mondays); 10/7 zł other days.

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Giant pork chop at Bazyliszek

One of Polish specialities is breaded pork chop, aka vienner schnitzel. If you’re up for something REALLY big and not necessarily expensive, head for the Old Town. At Bazyliszek you are going to find a special promo where a huge cutlet (that could easily feed two) comes with fries and a salad at less then 5€. You might also want to wash it all down with a beer at a special price of less then 1€ (incredibilly rare for Warsaw!).

Where: Bazyliszek

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When: open daily, 11am-12am. Promo: Mondays & Tuesdays.

How much: 17.90 zł (meal), 3.50 zł (beer).

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And don’t forget to come to our free, guided walking tour of Warsaw! Everyday! Click “Orange Umbrella Free Tour Warsaw” on the left for more details. 

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