Culture in Krakow

It's impossible to mention the word "Krakow" and not say "culture" the same sentence. In this city you are absolutely immersed in all of life's finer things. Cherubs and gargoyles look down from almost every ancient palace and townhouse - guarding the endless treasure troves of everything cultural.

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ul. Ignacego Krasickiego 18

17. Kika Cinema

19 reviews
pl. Wolnica 1

18. Ethnographic Museum

10 reviews
ul. Paulinska 28

19. Teatr Barakah

15 reviews
pl. Mariacki 3

20. Hipolit Townhouse

4 reviews
ul. Skarbowa 2

21. Groteska

9 reviews
ul. Garbarska 24

22. BB Gallery

6 reviews
ul. Krowoderska 74

23. KTO Theatre

3 reviews
ul. Stolarska 5/3

24. Pauza Gallery

5 reviews
Plac Mariacki 5

25. St Mary's Basilica

5 reviews
ul. Jagiellońska 15

26. University Museum

2 reviews
oś. Szkolne 25 (Nowa Huta)

27. Teatr Laznia Nowa

2 reviews
ul. Lubicz 48

28. Opera Krakowska

8 reviews
ul. Floriańska 3

29. Zderzak

6 reviews
ul. Józefitów 16
pl. Szczepański 3a

31. Bunkier Sztuki

25 reviews
św. Jana 19

32. Czartoryski Museum

9 reviews

From famous paintings, like Da Vinci's "Lady with an Ermine" to Egyptian artefacts, to catacombs which easily break the thousand-year marker, you'll find more culture and history here than in most cities on this planet. When you've satisfied your museum-hunger, move right along to Krakow's many galleries. Showcasing the best of the old as well as the brightest modern stars, you'll get more art than you can handle. And let's not forget about the city's own, unique culture. There are not many places in the world where "nie kulturalny" (uncultured) survives as a powerful cut-down. We've prepared an easy to use directory of all of the city's finer things. Perfect for balancing out that "Drink" section!

Reviews about Culture in Krakow

Disappointing ....we came to Kraków to see the factory of Oskar Shindlers but instead it was all about the Jews in Poland .it is a bit false advertising...I'd already done the ghetto tour

Oskar Schindler's Factory

Badass, looking forward to this year's fest with the robots!

Patchlab Festival

Love this gallery - always recommend to friends visiting Krakow. Unique and special exhibitions every time.


Nice and friendly, worth seeing for sure!

United States,
Henryk Gallery

Have seen a few really great exhibitions here - much better to visit here if you want to see real independent Polish artists than to go to somewhere big and controlled by the man like MOCAK or something.

Henryk Gallery

Buddhist exhibitions were so fantastic! Saw a performance piece a few years ago, also met Andrzej Wajda (rest in peace) and will always remember it.

Manggha Centre

Fantastic exhibitions here, have enjoyed many actually. They also had a cinema on the roof last year - hopefully this year too!


this church was already beautiful but they recently redid the copper roofing and i loved it green as well but it's nice to see how they take care of the city

Dominican Church

Some very large & impressive pieces here, well worth the visit!

Cloth Hall Gallery


Henryk Gallery