The Łazienki gardens will be open longer. New guidelines apply
As a result of easing restrictions connected with the coronavirus, from 1 June 2020 the gardens of the Royal Łazienki Museum will be open longer for our guests. For your own safety please follow the applicable guidelines during your visit.
#Victory1920. Exhibition: "The Battle of Warsaw as a Guarantor of Peace in Europe"
In commemoration of the centennial of the battle of Warsaw, the Royal Łazienki Museum and the Head Office of State Archives have created a joint exhibition entitled "The Battle of Warsaw as a Guarantor of Peace in Europe". The project is dedicated to one of the most crucial battles in world history, which proved instrumental in the shaping of the political map of Europe at the time.
Chopin Concerts going online
This year’s 61st Season of Chopin Concerts at the Royal Łazienki was moved to the Internet. The recitals of the finest Polish pianists will be played online. You are invited to listen to the first broadcast as early as on 17 May 2020.
The buildings of Royal Łazienki open again. Visit safely
Some of the buildings of the Royal Łazienki Museum are accessible to our visitors. You are requested to follow the safety rules during your visit.
The oldest trees of the Royal Łazienki
European ash, which grows in the Romantic Garden near the Belvedere Pond, is likely the oldest tree in the Royal Łazienki. Its age is estimated at 200 years. The European larch and pedunculate oak trees are equally ancient.
See what Stanisław August would eat. Recipes of the Royal cook
Dishes served on the table of King Stanisław August were exquisite and diverse. The specialities included such ingredients as fish, meat, vegetables, and the special meal prepared for Christmas Eve was almond soup. Discover the recipes of the Royal Cook – Paweł Tremo.
The collections of the Museum have gained firearms from the 18th and 19th century
40 pieces of old firearms were added to the collections of the Museum of Hunting and Horsemanship – Branch of the Royal Łazienki Museum. Most of them are hunting antiques, and several of them are sports firearms designed for a shooting target.
New brilliance of the Royal Łazienki. The project "Sources of Transformations" has been completed
The White Pavilion and the Water Tower have been restored to their former splendour. Featuring new displays and an educational and cultural programme, they will open to visitors in spring. The historic garden surrounding both monuments and the relics of the Neogothic Orangery have also been renovated. The project which enabled to carry out conservation and renovation works was summarized at a conference in the Old Orangery held on 10 December 2019.
New garden lamps will lighten up the Łazienki
The Chinese Avenue and the Belvedere Route at the Royal Łazienki will be lit with new period garden lamps. They will facilitate access to the buildings of the Museum after dark.
Director of the Royal Łazienki decorated by the president of Hungary
The Knight’s Cross of the Hungarian Order was awarded by the President of the Hungarian Republic, János Áder, to Professor Zbigniew Wawer, Director of the Royal Łazienki Museum
Unveiling of the statue of Wieniawa-Długoszowski
During the regiment celebrations of the 1st Light Horse Józef Piłsudski’s Regiment on 8 December 2019, the statue of Bolesław Wieniawa-Długoszowski was officially unveiled.
"Virtuti Militari" Exhibition
Devoted to the highest and earliest Polish military decoration, the "Virtuti Militari" exhibition will be held in the Royal Łazienki Museum from 17 September until 11 December 2019. The history of the order founded by King Stanisław August is closely connected with the dramatic history of Poland.
Unique star of a Napoleonic Marshal. On display for the first time
A 19th-century Star of the Virtuti Militari Grand Cross, one of the two of this kind in the world and never shown in Poland before, can now be admired in the Royal Łazienki Museum.
"Centenary of Relations Between Poland and Latvia". Exhibition preview
On 29 November 2019, at the Royal Łazienki, a preview of the exhibition presenting the history of relations between Poland and Latvia was held with the participation of invited guests.
2019 "Free November" in the Royal Łazienki Museum
Join us to take part in the "Free November" campaign, during which you can freely explore the Royal Łazienki Museum. Multiple attractions await our visitors, including the ‘Virtuti Militari’ exhibition, workshops for children and adults, performative readings by the actors of the National Theatre in Warsaw, and museum lessons. Admission to all events is free.
Foxes in the Royal Łazienki. See what you need to know
Foxes – the ubiquitous predators – are regular visitors to the Łazienki gardens and can often be encountered during strolls. During such encounters, one should take appropriate safety precautions, just like when meeting other wild animals.
The Royal Łazienki on exhibition at Venaria Reale
European royal residences, and among them the Royal Łazienki, are presented on the exhibition in the palace gardens of Reale Venaria in Italy.
2019 Chopin Concerts. Recitals every Sunday
Feel invited to the 60th Season of Chopin Concerts in the Royal Łazienki. Recitals at the foot of the Monument to Chopin will be held every Sunday at 12.00 and 16.00. Hear pianists of worldwide renown, including outstanding musicians of the younger generation.
Exhibition: History shared by the brothers. Unique pieces from the Budapest collections
Priceless exhibits from Hungarian national collections – testimony to the long-standing relations between Poland and Hungary – will be on display at the Royal Łazienki Museum from 7 May to 6 August 2019.