Admission free presentations in the Moulding Shop. Feel like a court artist
During the holidays, you may enjoy presentations on how plaster casts are made in the Royal Moulding Shop. Our educators will reveal to the participants the secrets of the craft of an 18th century artist and explain why plaster casts were as popular as they were in the collection of Stanisław August.
Exhibition of one painting. See the masterpiece ‘Ariadne Abandoned by Theseus’
From 1 May to 30 July 2017, in the Palace on the Isle, visitors are invited to contemplate ‘Ariadne Abandoned by Theseus’, a masterpiece by Angelica Kauffmann, one of the most prominent painters of the 18th century. The painting comes from the Old Masters Picture Gallery in Dresden, home to one of the largest collections of European painting art in the world.
#PalaceDay. Free visits to the Royal Łazienki
Take the opportunity to visit the Royal Łazienki for free on 19 July. The event is organised on the occasion of the #PalaceDay, celebrated in Europe on that day. It is a social media campaign promoted by the Association of European Royal Residences (ARRE), during which visitors are encouraged to share on the Internet their memories from visits to European museums.
Sphere of Silence Festival
We invite visitors to the international Sphere of Silence Festival. On Saturdays in July, more than 100 concerts will take place on the open-air garden stages in the Royal Łazienki. The featured bands will include Caravana Banda, Tęgie Chłopy, Duan i Treblers and TangoPuro. Admission to all events is free.
Weather breakdown. Be particularly careful in the garden
Heavy rain and strong wing, occurring recently, may be dangerous. In such weather conditions you should avoid walking along forested paths of the Łazienki gardens.
UNESCO Young Professionals Forum in the Royal Łazienki
Tens of experts on heritage protection participated in workshops which took place on 28 June 2017 in the Royal Łazienki. The Youth Forum discussed how historical gardens are maintained, and talked about the conservation of exhibits from the Royal Sculpture Gallery in the Old Orangery. To commemorate the event, an oak was planted in the Romantic Garden.
Angelica Kauffmann in Stanisław August’s Gallery
One of the most outstanding painters of the 18th century, admired in European capitals, has earned the name of the "Female Raphael of Art". Emperors and kings, including Stanisław August, were among her clients. Two paintings by the famous Swiss artist were part of his collection.
The wife of the President of Singapore in the Royal Łazienki Museum
Mary Chee Bee Kiang, who accompanied the President of Singapore during his official visit to Poland, visited the Royal Łazienki on 23 May 2017.
#Klasa rysunkowa drawing class. Art workshops for youth aged 10-15
Are your notebooks filled with lines, zigzags and patterns? Do you find it impossible to fall asleep until you draw something? If your answer to the above questions is "yes", attending our drawing course will be a great opportunity for you to develop art skills.
The Night of Museums in the Royal Łazienki
Visitors are invited to the Royal Łazienki for the Night of Museums on 20 May 2017. During several evening hours, it will be possible to see the Royal Łazienki in an interesting, nocturnal perspective. Numerous attractions await visitors, including a concert by the Motion Trio band.
Baptism of the Royal tulip
"Royal Łazienki" – it is the name of the new tulip cultivated in the Netherlands for the Royal Łazienki, in cooperation with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official baptism took place on 12 May 2017 in the Palace on the Isle.
Emir of Qatar and President of the Republic of Poland in the Royal Łazienki
The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, who paid an official visit to Poland, visited the Royal Łazienki together with President Andrzej Duda. An official breakfast was held in the Old Orangery on 5 May 2017.
Preview of the exhibition of a masterpiece from Dresden
The display of the painting "Ariadne Abandoned by Theseus", by Angelica Kauffmann, initiated the German Season in the Royal Łazienki. A preview of the Exhibition of One Painting took place on 1 May 2017 in the Palace on the Isle.
Royal Łazienki awarded with "Accessibility Leader" prize
The Royal Łazienki has received a prize in the "Accessibility Leader" contest for the adaptation of the Old Orangery to the needs of people with disabilities. The official awarding ceremony took place on 27 April 2017 in the Presidential Palace.
The Royal Łazienki - a haven of fresh air in Warsaw
The air in the Royal Łazienki is considerably cleaner than in other parts of the capital, according to a research conducted by the team of Professor Stanisław Gawroński - a phytotechnologist from the Warsaw University of Life Sciences. The numerous trees form a barrier against pollution.
Tawny owls hatch in the Royal Łazienki
This year, in the Royal gardens, two tawny owls hatched inside a hollow in an old alder tree. This bird species is under strict protection.
Great drawing in the Old Orangery. Join us for workshops
If you would like to practise drawing in an unforgettable space of the Royal Sculpture Gallery in the Old Orangery, visit the Royal Łazienki to take part in the ‘Drawing class’ workshops. You will have an opportunity to represent copies of the most famous statues of the Ancient World in your own works.
May Day in the Royal Łazienki. Picnic, exhibitions, free tours
Come to the Royal Łazienki and enjoy your time during the upcoming May Day holiday. You may participate in the European Picnic, which will be full of attractions, see a masterpiece from Dresden art collections, visit the Museum buildings free of charge and get a taste of 18th century life during shows of games, pastimes, attire and hairstyles from over 200 years ago.
Poems in the City. Exhibition in the Open-Air Gallery
From 1 April to 28 April 2017, the Open-Air Gallery in the Royal Łazienki at Al. Ujazdowskie in Warsaw will house poetry. Works by several European poets will be displayed on exhibit panels as a part of "Poems in the City" project.